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​The Overcoming of Suffering
Apr 19th 2022
by Patrick Lang We have always been drawn to stories of people that faced tragedy or extreme hardship and found fulfillment in their lives. Despite conditions beyond their control, they overcame …

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Why Would I Need an Outdoor Wheelchair?
Feb 17th 2022
So, you’ve come across outdoor wheelchairs and want to learn if one may be a fit for you. How are they different from standard wheelchairs? Are they worth the investment? If you are thinking about …

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Trandon Mechling: Spartan, GRIT Athlete
Jan 5th 2022
When two mud-covered military veterans finished their Spartan Race and saw Trandon watching from the sidelines, they turned and headed toward him. One wore a chest patch that read “Granville” …

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How To Ask for Personal Mobility Equipment Funding Help
Nov 22nd 2021
It’s that time of year where many of us connect with friends and family. With giving top of mind this season, it may also be a time when you consider asking for help with a personal cause or funding. …

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Adaptive Hunting with Ty Hockett
Nov 16th 2021
“I grew up in Kansas, so my life has always revolved around hunting. Since I was a kid, you could always find me filming or hunting with my dogs and to this day, that still holds true.” In 200 …

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GRIT Rider Spotlight: Tim “Gator” Glassmire
Nov 9th 2021
by: Tim "Gator" GlassmireTim “Gator” Glassmire from the Space Coast area in Florida shares his health and fitness journey, how he found the GRIT Freedom Chair, and his story.In 1977, I took a short 40 …

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Tips and Tricks for Walking a Dog From a Wheelchair
Nov 9th 2021
by: Nerissa CannonTo me, being outside and being with my dog go hand in hand. Nothing says adventure like a happy dog! In addition to walking my own dog regularly, I worked as a dog walker in my wheel …

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How to Choose an All-Terrain Wheelchair
Oct 14th 2021
From sizing, to functionality, to safety, to price, to so much more, there is a lot to consider when searching for an all-terrain wheelchair. The GRIT team wants to help. After all, this process …

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