First Team PossAbilities Sunday Group ride of 2018!! By Jenna Rollman

Had a great time this pastΒ sunny Sunday morning 01/29/18 riding with my teammates on the first PossAbilities group ride of 2018!! πŸ˜€πŸ’ͺ🌞😊 It’s always great to get out there with friends and challenge each other to go faster and harder, pushing your individual limits while enjoying some friendly competition! That’s the best way to make training fun!! πŸ˜„πŸ˜‹πŸ€—πŸ˜ Today I really pushed myself and dug deep to keep on Brett Richards’ wheels as we battled severe gusty winds on the upper SART. 🌬🌬🌬 We endured [...]

14th Annual PossAbilities Celebration Dinner at the Orange Show! Beautiful event honoring PossAbilities Members with fellowship and great entertainment!! By Jenna Rollman on 12/03/17

Looking fabulous to celebrate the PossAbilities Program here at the 14th Annual Celebration Dinner!! ????β˜ƒοΈ PossAbilities at Loma Linda University is an awesome and generous community outreach program that furnishes countless opportunities to people with disabilities by providing activities, support groups, grants and scholarships, as well as fostering a community that celebrates an individual’s different abilities and focuses on what you CAN do, helping to build confidence and friendships in the process! ??? CONGRATULATIONS to PossAbilities members Joshua Dotson who received [...]

Tour de Foothills 2017! FUN day riding with friends and setting new personal records!! By Jenna Rollman on 11/11/2017

The 2017 Tour de Foothills was a fantastically FUN day from start to finish, from the scenic yet aptly challenging 66 mile route to the festive and satisfying post-ride beer garden hosting friends and the always entertaining shenanigans that are sure to follow!! ?????? The weather was absolutely perfect for a long day on the handcycle, making for a wonderfully comfortable 5 hours and 50 minutes of ride time with my Ultimate rotating Man-Squad Jeff Rusk, Barry Beecher, Michael Dowdle and [...]

My first Piru TT, 11/5/2017! Sometimes it’s a rough road, but you can weather the storm! By Jenna Rollman

Sometimes things don’t always go the way you expect them to, and this particular experience is an example of that. The most important thing however is to learn from the bumps in the road, move Forward and try again!! Here’s a personal story of perseverance and making lemonade out of lemons! ??? Took on a new challenge this Sunday at the Piru TT up in Fillmore, CA! ?? The Piru course is a lot tougher than most of the time [...]

Paratriathlon Worlds Finals, Rotterdam – Netherlands ?? September 15th, 2017

Aloha fellow Team PossAbilities supporters and enthusiasts! Today we’re here to report about the Finals in Rotterdam. Everything about that race was tough: the weather, the course, the competitors. It was the same usual suspects, with varying degrees of disability (and unfairness in some cases as we know). After a smooth 10 hour flight from LAX to Amsterdam, I met with Team Brazil in the airport and we drove to Rotterdam. Beautiful 2 hour drive through green fields, a lot of [...]

World Paratriathlon Series Canada 2018

Hello friends of Team PossAbilities! Once again I found myself in Edmonton, in the beautiful state of Alberta, Canada, for some hot racing action. It really takes a village to prime an athlete, it doesn’t happen overnight, and I am so grateful to have these opportunities! Weather was amazing and I was feeling good with my perfomance, had a good run at the end and battled hard to finish 5th. Honestly, frustration is taking over, but I am not gonna give up. [...]

Category: Andre Barbieri, NewsComments: 0Post Date: September 3, 2017

Annual Wheelchair Drive

Loma Linda University PossAbilities to host wheelchair and walker collection drive LOMA LINDA, CA – Sept. 28, 2012 – Loma Linda University PossAbilities is hosting a wheelchair and walker collection drive to benefit Joni and Friends Wheels for the World. Drop off any new or used non-electric wheelchairs, canes or walkers between 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, at the PossAbilities office, 25455 Barton Rd., Suite 109A, Loma Linda, Calif. 92354. Electric wheelchairs cannot be accepted due to [...]

Category: NewsComments: 0Post Date: September 18, 2012

Overcoming Challenges

Physically-challenged athletes will compete alongside their able-bodied counterparts – and raise much-needed funds along the way – at the upcoming Loma Linda University PossAbilities Triathlon. About 600 athletes are expected to participate in the Loma Linda University PossAbilities Triathlon, presented by the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, a 5k run/walk/roll and kids’ triathlon set for April 29, at Loma Linda University Drayson Center. The triathlon celebrates its 10th year, and its first year as a fundraising event that will benefit [...]

Category: NewsComments: 0Post Date: April 25, 2012

10th Anniversary PossAbilities Triathlon

Register Online – Date: Sunday, April 29, 2012 @ 7:00 AM Address Loma Linda Drayson Center 25040 Stewart St Loma Linda, CA Registration Closing Date Thursday, April 26, 2012 @ 11:59 PM PST Brief Description **Course will be the same as last year** Adult Tri: 3.1 mile run, 11 mile bike, 150 yard swim. 5K: 3.1 miles Kids TRI: 1/2 mile run and bike, 25 yard swim. $3000 total prize purse for CHALLENGED ATHLETES. Early packet pickup Drayson Center soccer field 4/28/12 from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. ADULTS Day of event, registration opens [...]

Category: NewsComments: 4Post Date: April 23, 2012