Alaskan Thunder

Davidson, Jennifer
September 2006
PN;Sep2006, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p28
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The article focuses on the National Veterans Wheelchair Games (NVWG) in Anchorage, Alaska on July 3-8, 2006. The event is a multi-event sports and rehabilitation program for military service veterans who use wheelchairs for sports competition due to spinal cord injuries, amputations or neurological problems. The Paralyzed Veterans of America has provided funding for participation of injured soldiers in the games. Various sports and events and their respective winners are discussed. INSETS: Let There Be Light;Who Makes it Happen?.


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