Arm Impairment Physio Odyssey

4 Aug

  Amateur athletes tend to be driven by one of three motivations – the thrill of competition, the investment in fitness, or enjoyable recreation. I’ve found that the fitness motivation is more prevalent among adaptive athletes than non-adaptive. The adaptive … Read More »

Arm Impairment Steering Correction

11 Jun

What’s wrong with this picture? Or in other words, find the deliberate mistake. Give up? The port side pontoon is affixed “backwards”. Don’t worry if you didn’t spot it. I’ve had many an adaptive boat set off with one of … Read More »

Arm Impairments

14 Jan

I often assert that rowing is one of the most physically inclusive sports there is. Its curse – of being a full-body strength-cum-endurance sport that has your whole body screaming for oxygen and glucose at once – is also its … Read More »