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Videos tagged: wheelchair games

Crash course in teamwork

Known for its collisions and nicknamed “murderball,” wheelchair rugby lets quadriplegic athletes compete in a team sport at the National Veterans Wheelchair Games, held July 13 to 18, 2009, in …

Finesse, fearlessness at the wheelchair games

The events of the National Veterans Wheelchair Games may vary in physicality but not in intensity. This slideshow captures competition in the air rifles and wheelchair rugby from Wednesday, July …

Brent King, wheelchair athlete

Brent King, an Army veteran, lost the use of his legs in 1994. The annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games helped the Cheney contractor and mortgage broker reclaim his life, and …