There’s no doubt about it, extreme sports push the body to its absolute limits. These sports are challenging even for the able-bodied and many would believe that those with tetraplegia could never enjoy – never mind compete – in extreme sports. However, here we share the stories of 4 athletes who refuse to let injury or physical disability get in the way of their dreams and goals. Prepare to be inspired by extreme sport athletes with tetraplegia and paraplegia.
There’s no denying that being disabled can be more difficult to deal with than most people can even begin to realise. From not being able to perform certain functions to not having access to most places around the world, there are a lot of different reasons that a disabled person might begin to fall into the dark and endless pit that is clinical depression.
For many, the recent global pandemic has shone a spotlight on how we treat our bodies, whether it’s because we smoke and drink, or because we eat too much and exercise too little. It has affected those that are lazy at home as well as those that like to be as athletic as possible. There are many precautions that can be taken to ensure your safety against possible infections, but many doctors remain adamant that one of the best things people can do right now is looking after themselves, which means finding ways of boosting our naturally built in immune systems.
Owing to the increased demand on the shoulders and arms, manual wheelchair users typically suffer from pain and dysfunction. As such, exercises which focus on strength and improving mobility such as upper body resistance exercises are incredibly important to wheelchair users. An ideal daily routine should include exercises which focus on training the larger muscles of the upper body and stretches for the shoulders and chest.
The world has changed in an endless amount of ways in the 100 years, and we can’t even begin to fathom just how much our lives have changed thanks to the gift of technology. Technology has impacted every facet of our modern lives; from the way we drive, how we communicate, and for those that are disabled: how they move. Continue reading “The Five Best Sports Inventions For The Disabled”
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