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:: THE SPOKE SPOTLIGHT ::
America's Finest
Christopher DiVirgilio

America's finest city was recently host to some of America's finest during week long sports and recreation events


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:: SPOKES IN ACTION ::
Relive Victory

Relive the sights and sounds of the 2015 IPC Sledge Hockey Worlds Team USA v Canada

:: THE SPOKES TRAINER ::

Exercising now may help preserve your memory and cognition later in life



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:: SPOKE OF THE WEEK ::
Photo of the week

Members of Team USA Women's Sled Hockey and Coyotes Sled Hockey pose on the ice in Scottsdale, Ariz., after their recent game.

January 2016 Table of Contents

Thrills & Chills

Looking for a wild, adrenaline-filled, thrill-seeking rush this winter? Take a look at accessible adventure sports such as snowmobiling, ice climbing and bobsledding.

Pushing The Limits

CrossFit is taking an adaptive approach, and athletes with disabilities are reaping the social and physical benefits of these intense workouts.

A Dedicated Life

Timothy Nugent's vision, dedication and hard work paved a path of accessibility in education and sports that has touched the lives of thousands of people with disabilities.

Breaking It In

With the new year in full swing, check out some indoor home workout equipment geared for the active, adaptive athlete.

Also in this issue:

Concers Over "Boosting"

Wheelchair athletes at the 2016 Rio de Janiero Paralympic Games could see tougher checks.

First Mountain Bike Trails For Handcyclists Open

Pocahontas State Park opens whole new world to adaptive cyclists

Aiming For The Podium

Aaron Pike earns trip to Rio de Janiero with Team USA

Weights or Cardio?

Both are best for exercising

Martin Defends World Title

Former Sports 'N Spokes Junior Athlete of the Year defends 1,500-meter title

Morgan, Morrison Are Second

Kerri Morgan and Rachael Morrison earn silver at IPC World Championships

Women's U.S. Team Named

Team USA names its women's sledge hockey team

Gerard Is New Masters King

Joachim Gerard nets NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters men's singles title

Taylor, Wagner Net Doubles Titles

Nick Taylor and David Wagner record fifth straight quad doubles title

Spokes Stars

McFadden, Severn and McClammer each earn honors

U.S. To Host Next Invictus Games

Games held in Orlando, Fla., area May 8-12

Best Practices

New online resource to help educators

FISA OKs Water Quality

World Rowing Federations says it's happy with water quality at Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas

U.S. Sled Hockey Honor

U.S. men's team honored with Best Team Award

Rio Tickets Available

Tickets being sold for Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Summer Games

Rio Tickets Available

Tickets being sold for Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Summer Games

Rio Tickets Available

Tickets being sold for Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Summer Games

A Shared Cause

Tim Nugent and Cliff Crase had a bond



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