Hilary Muehlberger played sports before she was injured in a car crash, but found a community in adaptive sports that led her to Ms. Wheelchair America.
A war cost Christy Gardner her legs, but it couldn’t take away her fighting spirit.
It’s not a secret that girls and women are interested in baseball, but many don’t have an opportunity to play the game they love.
Michelle Tom returned home to help a community in its battle against the deadly pandemic.
Iraqi War veteran Melissa Stockwell found a new passion in sports after her life-changing injury. She tells all in her new book, The Power Of Choice.
Despite facing obstacles at a young age, Bethany Hamilton, Carson Pickett, and Scout Bassett havd successful careers while also advocating for more visibility for athletes with disabilities.
Syracuse point guard Tiana Mangakahia was diagnosed with cancer before her senior season but has made a full recovery and is ready for the future.
Cailin Curry competes against some of the best in the nation and doesn’t consider blindness a disadvantage in any way.
The Catch A Lift fund helps Melissa Leuck overcome the physical and mental injuries she suffered during her military service, while also providing support and a close community.
From going undrafted to being the first woman to represent her country at the Olympics, here are a few inspirational women who overcame hurdles to succeed.
Dr. Jen Welter made history as the first female NFL coach. Now, she’s using her talents to help children during the pandemic through her new book series.
Alana Nichols is the only athlete to win gold in the summer and winter Paralympics. She now leads the preeminent women’s sports organization.
Wounded during battle, Elizabeth Marks rises to win a Paralympic gold medal for the country she fought for.
Dr. Niki Williams gained mental toughness through team sports. Now she uses that agility to treat patients as an emergency room physician on the front lines during a global pandemic.
They aren’t always the biggest names in sports but adaptive athletes have amazing stories of perseverance and will. Here are some.
Amanda Burrill is a United States Navy veteran who returned to her first love, running, to aid recovery from traumatic brain injury. She was kind enough to share her story with us.
Meet Katy Sullivan, actress, producer, writer and oh, by the way, record-smashing Paralympic track and field athlete.
These women faced cancer and left it in the dust. When challenged with adversity, they were able to fight the disease and inspire others to do the same.
Kyla Nelson won her battle with cancer to return to the basketball court with the University of Pittsburgh.
Darlene Hunter overcame a childhood accident to become a leader in adaptive sports.
Mom does know a thing or two about taking care of people. Here are six tips passed down from generation to generation.
Paralyzed from the waist down at 17, the Paralympian rose to new heights in the sport she loves.
Carla Simon is racing to make history, literally, she will be the first woman from Arizona to participate in the Special Olympics and qualify for the Boston Marathon – at the age of 32.
Despite a late start in pro wrestling, Thunder Rosa, rose to the top quickly to capture the NWA World Women’s Championship.
After losing a leg on the battlefield, Melissa Stockwell turned adversity into triumph and became an elite athlete.
The former marine overcomes the loss of her leg to reach great heights and become an inspiration for those with disabilities.
What doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger. These badass women proved that true.
From Serena to Lindsay, the comeback can be stronger than the setback!
How the National Guard helped one of the best athletes in America achieve Olympic glory.
Scout Bassett overcomes hardship to be an inspiration to those with disabilities.
The sports-loving 15-year-old at Southold High School is making an impact on the lives of others even as she fights her own battle with cystic fibrosis.
Allysa Seely had plenty of doubters on the way to winning gold, but she left them all in her rearview mirror.
After serving in Iraq, Anne McClain found rugby a crucial ingredient to her success at NASA.
Paralyzed from a car accident, Tricia Downing accomplishes all of her sports dreams.
Shawn Morelli recovers from traumatic injuries suffered in a war to become an Olympic champion.
Jennifer Schuble overcomes a brain injury and devastating disease to dominate the para-cycling world.
Paralyzed from the hips down from polio, Minda Dentler battles through obstacles to make history in the toughest endurance event in sports.
An accident left Hanny Gavios without the full use of her legs, but that wasn’t enough to keep her from finishing the New York City Marathon.
After being paralyzed in a car accident, Candace Cable became a champion in sports.
Women’s Mixed Martial Arts pioneer Liz Carmouche served three tours in Iraq before taking part in the UFC’s first ever women’s bout in 2013.