Take a look at this featured story on Dan Webb and the IM ABLE Foundation that was aired on PHL17. Dan will be taking part in Ride Ataxia, a ride to help benefit research of Friedrich’s Ataxia, a debilitating, life-shortening, degenerative neuro-muscular disorder. Find out more about Ride Ataxia and how you can take part.
March 15, 2014 we held our 1st ever BASH at the Reading Museum in Wyomissing, PA. We honored our 1st Motivator of the Year Bill Wellock who embodies the true spirit of the IM ABLE Mission and serves as a positive example of what CAN be accomplished despite a disability. We hosted over 300 supporters … Continue reading IM ABLE Foundation Bash 2014
March 15, 2014 we held our 1st ever BASH at the Reading Museum in Wyomissing, PA. We honored our 1st Motivator of the Year Bill Wellock who embodies the true spirit of the IM ABLE Mission and serves as a positive example of what CAN be accomplished despite a disability. We hosted over 300 supporters … Continue reading IM ABLE BASH 2014
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HELPED US SELL OUT OUR FIRST MOTIVATOR OF THE YEAR BASH! For those who didn’t get tickets see you in 2015! Bill Wellock—IM ABLE Motivator of the YEAR. In July 2012, Carpenter Technology employee Bill Wellock experienced a traumatic, life-altering accident while doing what he loved most – cycling. … Continue reading IM ABLE Bash
In 1997, Chris was an active twenty-one-year-old U.S. Marine when he was presented with the “defining moment” of his life. He was diagnosed with AMN (adrenomyeloneuropathy), a degenerative nerve condition that would eventually affect his ability to walk. After Chris’ diagnosis, he had a decision to make: give up and let his condition control his … Continue reading Inspiration
[quote author=”Janet Oberholtzer” position=””]”I almost lost my life…and my leg. Now I run again…because I can.”[/quote] On November 3, 2013 the IM ABLE Marathon team heads north for the 2013 NYC Marathon. One of the runners on our team will be Janet Oberholtzer. Find out more about her inspiring story below: [button href=”http://www.crowdrise.com/IMAbleFoundationNYC2013/fundraiser/JanetOber” target=”_self” size=”btn-medium” class=”btn-primary … Continue reading IM ABLE NYC Marathon Team Profile: Janet Oberholtzer
Our 10th Anniversary turned into another incredibly inspirational day showcasing the abilities of all of our competitors. Young, old, veteran/beginner triathletes and disabled all coming together to challenge themselves and to support IM ABLE’s goal to empower those with disabilities to Get Up and Move! This year 660 individuals and 65 teams made up the … Continue reading Got The Nerve 2013 Highlights