TITLE

do you know...? Captain Courageous

AUTHOR(S)
ALLENSWORTH, ALDER
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
PN;Jan2011, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how Lynn Moers, who was diagnosed with tetraplegia, learned sailing despite his limitations. After spending 20 years of living on a ventilator in a hospital, Moer took lessons about sailing for six weeks at Sailability Greater Tampa Bay Inc. and passed the written examinations. He practiced manipulating the sailboat using a chin control device in the physical therapy room before he successfully maneuvered a boat through the open sea.
ACCESSION #
55773417

 

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