“How freeing it is to take control of your body and become active. When you are disabled you have limitations, but I know that for me I’ve surpassed so many limitations by challenging myself and doing things I never thought would be possible and going outside the boundaries. It’s such a great feeling, and I want others to have that.”
Editor's note: This post is reprinted with permission from the author from The Paraplegic's Guide to Adventure. GRIT is proud to bring you original content written by our Trailblazers. These ten amazing riders were chosen to represent the GRIT Freedom Chair due to their determination, spirit, and sense of adventure: they show that grit comes in all shapes and sizes.