Wheelchair Camp

This week was the week of Idaho Youth Wheelchair Sports Camp or IYWSC. We played all sorts of sports, from wheelchair Basketball, to Wheelchair Soccer. If a sport had wheelchairs involved, chances are we played that sport.

It was also the year of pushing myself. I went on a long 5 mile walk on the Greenbelt, it was taxing but rewarding. It was liberating. It was the farthest I’d driven a wheelchair ever.

Another moment was when playing goalie during wheelchair soccer. My coach said he was going to widen the goalposts. I almost wet myself. i thought it was a huge disadvantage. But I knew I could do it. I not only survived, but I excelled.

I couldn’t have done it without faith.

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Jake Scholl is a Fantasy Writer and blogger residing in Boise, ID. Jake is a big fan of books, comics, heavy metal, movies, and video games. You can buy his novel "Blade of the Broken" wherever ebooks are sold. He is also a member of The Dragon Writers' Collective: http://www.dragonwriterscollective.com/

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