Meet the world’s best curler in a wheelchair: Sonja Gaudet - wife, mother and two-time Paralympic gold medalist - on SPINALpedia! Now 48 years old and at her third winter games in Sochi, see how she’s made thriving her minion.
Gait training aka locomotor training is the coolest thing to happen to rehab for spinal cord injuries. Check out three videos courtesy of SPINALpedia showing how this amazing therapy works. Have you tried gait training?
Check out the story of Rafe Eric Biggs PhD on SPINALpedia, founder of Sexability and a life coach for Soma Evolution. Injured on a meditation retreat 10 years ago while in India, he’s made it his mission to helping people with disabilities find sexual pleasure and loving partners. His story was even featured on the TV show Strange Sex.
Sweet adapted snorkeling videos courtesy of SPINALpedia! Check out the EZ Snorkel Chair, a chair that helps quads go snorkeling, plus an adapted snorkel mask for a teen with CP and watch a para fling himself into the ocean to go snorkeling in the Cayman Islands.
Paralyzed from the neck down since 1996, the unstoppable Ang Irick shows that living fully with a high spinal cord injury is more than possible. A fashion designer and founder of Heels with Wheels, as well as a children’s book author and a Ms. Wheelchair Texas ambassador, check out her fierce story on SPINALpedia!
Boring but necessary. How do you do laundry from your wheelchair?? Check out 3 videos from SPINALpedia showing how three wheelers pull it off, including tips on how to use a stacked dryer and how a C6 quad puts coins in a washer.