outdoor activities

One family's determination to grab life's gusto

Posted on Monday, November 1, 2010 - 13:57, By: Bill Norman
For someone with ALS, Martin Wallem sure manages to do a lot of hiking — not to mention deep sea fishing and snow skiing. All with a little help from his friends and some innovative sports equipment. Wallem, 40, received an ALS diagnosis in 2002, although his symptoms began a year before. He...
Posted on Sunday, July 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Freelance
March 21, 2007. I’m sitting in an adaptive bi-ski at the top of Crawford’s Blaze run, at the Bretton Woods Mountain Resort in New Hampshire. Across the valley I have a beautiful view of the Presidential Range of the White Mountains. What’s a girl from Nashville, Tenn., who’s almost completely...