Tag - Snowboarding

PossAbilities – Snowboarding Leg

Loma Linda University Team PossAbilities just did it again!Another dream came true in the form of a snowboarding leg! (and other action sports) Made by Biodapt, it was developed by Paralympic snowboarding champion Mike Schultz, and I always wanted one!This is a game changer. I now have a chance to compete on the same hardware as the top guys, so it’s all up to my training now.Now this is the deal: Control what I can control. Keeping...


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Moments of uncertainty

Hello guys,As I'm transitioning into snowboarding, lots of questions come to mind... like: --do I really have it in me, to undertake such a challenge? I'm not getting any younger...I am a father now, priorities changed a bit --I don't have the same amount of time to devote to sports, as much as I'm trying. I wanna make sure my daughter has love and my full attention, because she deserves my best!Costs also start coming -day care isn't cheap!Still,...


Snowboarding World Cup at Dubai (?!!)

Hey guys,My sports life has just turned 360 degrees as of last week!As most of you know, my category in Paratriathlon is cut off from Tokyo2020. So... I've been thinking about a dream of trying for Winter Olympics in snowboarding, and my 1st opportunity just came up.It all happened faster than I wanted to, but I have been in touch with the Brazilian Snow Federation and the opportunity to get into the rankings presented itself and I had to...