Sails, Ho!

June 2009
PN;Jun2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p81
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the sailing activity of paralytic Sam Schmidt, owner of Sam Schmidt Motorsports and founder of the Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation on April 1, 2009 in St. Petersburg, Florida. The author states that Schmidt participated in the Indy Racing Lights and then raced with the St. Petersburg Yacht Club the following day. It states that Schmidt uses a battery-powered joystick to allow him to control and steer a boat using his chin.


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