to a wheelchair’
the commonly-used term.
for many men and women, wounded by accident, illness, or birth
the wheelchair is not a prison . Quite the contrary:
They are confined without
a wheelchair .
With one, they are enabled to experience
life more fully.
here to enter A Celebration of Wheels . . .
A CELEBRATION OF WHEELS
. . . a salute to the contemporary wheelchair
and some active wheelchair users who lead full and fulfilling
Follow the index below
to explore a fresh, positive spin
on the wheelchair life .
successfully through the limelight: Hawking,
Cleland, Kovic, Hockenberry and company.
Updated December 1, 2000.
equipment to match the game,
then plunging ahead with energy and passion. Updated
November 13, 2000.
life well, without reference to means of
mobility. Updated October 15, 2000.
Researching a cure and building a ramp
aren't the only actions required. Updated
October 15, 2000.
mutual needs with peer advice and
friendship, on the web, in print, on the
radio. Updated November 13, 2000.
the dream machine: damping road shocks,
climbing steps, standing tall. Updated
June 1, 2000.