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Ben Huntzinger Wanted to Go Off-Road so he Invented the Spartan Wheel Chariot Wheelchair

By Scott Davidson | Mar 10, 2020

Ben Huntzinger is an inventor, athlete, and straight forward personality.  Ben was paralyzed in an automobile accident in 2009 and broke his back (T-4 level).  Ben wasn’t satisfied with the options that currently existed in terms of wheelchairs and attitudes and so he decided to jump out of the box and innovate a chair that…

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Wounded Green Beret to Adaptive Thriver – Randy Nantz Part 2

By Scott Davidson | Mar 2, 2020

Randy Nantz is a Green Beret (retired) that was wounded in combat. He’s an elite athlete receiving notice with his involvement in adventure sports, OCRs, etc. and is one of the more well known ATF grads.   Randy Nantz has managed and supports various veteran and adaptive organizations since injury.  Note this, Randy Nantz is…

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Wounded Green Beret to Adaptive Thriver – Randy Nantz Part 1

By Scott Davidson | Mar 2, 2020

Randy Nantz is a Green Beret (retired) that was wounded in combat. He’s an elite athlete receiving notice with his involvement in adventure sports, OCRs, etc. and is one of the more well known ATF grads.   Randy Nantz has managed and supports various veteran and adaptive organizations since injury.  Note this, Randy Nantz is…

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Surgeries, Long Hospital Stays, and other Setbacks and NOW Paralympic Hopeful – Ryen Reed

By Scott Davidson | Feb 19, 2020

Ryen Reed is a full-time athlete competing for a spot on the United States paralympic team.  Ryen Reed competes in hand cycling (paralympics) and other sports.  Ryen Reed has an impressive adaptive story and shares what it’s like to go through more than 15 significant surgeries, push through extensive hospital stays, and then still move…

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Gratitude for Life with IED Survivor (U.S. Army), Cannabis Activist, Speaker, and Surfer – Jose Martinez and also Surfer and Life Coach Jacob Pacheco

By Scott Davidson | Jan 22, 2020

  Gratitude for Life with IED Survivor (U.S. Army), Cannabis Activist, Speaker, and Surfer – Jose Martinez and also Surfer and Life Coach Jacob Pacheco  Alright, so we got Jose Martinez and Jacob Pacheco joining us from Oceanside, CA, we’re gonna get to know from Jose Martinez and learn how he built his platform.  …

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Tough Mudder (TM) with Kyle McLaughlin – Talking TM Mission, Partnerships, Competitions, and Para.

By Scott Davidson | Jan 10, 2020

You’ll hear from the former Tough Mudder (TM) CEO Kyle McLaughlin.  This is perhaps Kyle’s last interview prior to departing TM.  I don’t have details to share as to why Kyle left TM, but I suggest following our friends over at Obstacle Racing Media (links below) for up-to-date information regarding TM, Spartan, and OCRs in…

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From Accident to Champ – John De Haan

By Scott Davidson | Jan 6, 2020

From Accident to Hitting Podium at the Spartan Para Championship – John De Haan John De Haan is one of the top Obstacle Course Racing para athletes in the world, arguably fighting for the position of the best, he’s up for top athlete in the Netherlands this year.  John De Haan went from traumatic accident…

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Top OCR and Ninja Coach (para and non-para), Stuntman, and Performer – David Funk

By Scott Davidson | Dec 21, 2019

David Funk is a stuntman, performer, and top level Obstacle Course Racing and Ninja Coach.  What separates David Funk from other top level OCR and Ninja coaches is that he also coaches para/adaptive athletes.  David Funk has a lengthy career as a stuntman and performer and currently performs out of Las Vegas and coaches at…

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All Crossfit, No Profit – Branded One

By Scott Davidson | Dec 13, 2019

  Branded One Crossfit is a rare non-profit gym dedicated to empowering our wounded warriors, giving back to the community, bridging the gap between the abled and disabled, and creating a fitness community dedicated to making the world a better place.  Tune in to hear the story of Branded One and the stories of the…

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