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:: THE SPOKE SPOTLIGHT ::
Joshua's Journey
Courtney Verrill

Joshua Rucker shares his journey from his injury, to becoming a professional wheelchair bodybuilder, to finding a brand-new passion.


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

Wheelchair racers zip past during the 2017 Desert Challenge Games in Tempe, Ariz. (Photo by Courtney Verrill).

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:: SPOKES IN ACTION ::
Desert Challenge Games

More than 300 athletes came through Tempe, Ariz., for the 2017 Desert Challenge Games recently. We had the chance to talk with first-time participant Katelyn McNamara who shared about her experience, injury and how adaptive sports helped her set new goals

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:: UPCOMING EVENTS ::
Jun 30 - Jul 8 ::
Warrior Games Chicago, Illinois
Contact: / www.dodwarriorgames.com/
Jul 1 - 2 ::
PWBL International Wheelchair Basketball Showcase Thousand Oaks, Califronia
Contact: / www.pwblenterprises.com/
Jul 4 ::
Shepherd Center Peachtree Road Race Atlanta, Georgia
Contact: / www.goo.gl/OdyOpX
Jul 15 - 22 ::
2017 Adaptive Sports USA Junior Nationals Madison, Wisconsin
Contact: / www.adaptivesportsusa.org/
Jul 17 - 22 ::
National Veterans Wheelchair Games Cinncinatti, Ohio
Contact: / 800-424-8200 / www.pva.org/sports
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:: THE SPOKESCLUSIVE ::
Angel City Games, Day 1

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 8:13pm
UCLA is currently being taken over by hundreds of athletes.
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Celebrating Father's Day

Friday, June 16, 2017 - 2:47pm
Bryan King is a single father who has a very special bond with his son.
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Joshua's Journey

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 10:21am
Joshua Rucker shares his journey from his injury, to becoming a professional wheelchair bodybuilder, to finding a brand-new passion.
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Celebrating Mother's Day With Kristina Rhoades

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 10:48am
Kristina Rhoades had to learn how to think creatively when she became a mother of a little girl.
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Mike Nichols Charity Hockey Game

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:52pm
Former NHL greats unite on the Ice for spinal cord injury research
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