Nick Springer on the Move

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Dear Reader, 

Thank you for reading my story. I wanted you to know that I would like to change how “ability” is defined. It is not an ability that makes you strong, but your ability to push past your weaknesses that makes you strong. Strength has nothing to do with what you can do when you are at your best, but what you can do when you are at your worst. 

Be strong and push hard,


Wheelchair Rugby

Watch for Team USA #9 Nick Springer!

Want to see Nick in action on the wheelchair rugby court? Check out USA #9 in the highlight video of the gold medal game during the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games.

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A Timeline about Nick Springer

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Nick Springer on the Move Hits Readers Hard

“The National Paralympic Heritage Trust is delighted to be able to share the inspiring story of Nick Springer in its heritage centre, here at the birthplace of the Paralympic Movement, Stoke Mandeville, the UK. Nick, like all fellow Paralympians, is an inspiration to us all, along with his family whom we thank for sharing his … Continue reading Nick Springer on the Move Hits Readers Hard

Adaptive Sports Resources

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Learn about Dr. Ludwig Guttmann and the history of the Paralympic Games at the National Paralympic Heritage Trust in the UK. Get a virtual tour of their exhibits.