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Supporting and Giving to WAS Year After Year with the Beckers

We were on vacation visiting family in Salt Lake City when we learned about WAS seven years ago. Drake was no stranger to the slopes

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Michael Ricci: Life After the Marines

I served in the Marine Corps from 2004 to 2009 as a Network Communication Specialist. While serving, I had two separate 13-month deployments to both

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Wheelchair Palooza

Wheelchair Palooza started out of an idea that a group of mothers of children with Spina Bifida in Utah came up with. These mothers enjoyed

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How 3 Hustle Participants are Accomplishing their Fundraising and Mileage Goals

The WAS Hustle is an annual event where individuals can sign up to cover mileage while raising money in support of adaptive recreation. Participants set

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5 Fun Ways to Fundraise Through the Hustle

The WAS Hustle is almost here! We've shared 5 ideas for how you can fundraise through this fun community-wide event.

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The Shipp Family: A WAS Family Experience

Meet the Shipp family and find out how they've been involved with WAS for over 20 years!

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A Tribute to Peter Mandler, 50 Years with Snowbird

Peter Mandler, WAS founder, celebrated his 50th year with Snowbird. Watch a video about his dedication to this organization.

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Still Gonna Send It: Matt Tychsen

Matt Tychsen and his wife Hunter send it on the slopes of Snowbird while utilizing their new Kuat Rack to get around the valley in style.

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Partnership Highlight: KÜHL

This past year, KÜHL met up with Jonathan, a student at WAS, to amplify his story about how a renewed sense of independence and a revitalized appreciation for life was born in the mountains!

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Wheelchair Palooza: Bringing the Community Together

On September 24, 2022, Wasatch Adaptive Sports joined Challenged Athletes Foundation and Utah Adaptive Alliance in hosting the 3rd annual Wheelchair Palooza. Over 200 wheelchairs

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Amy Bannon: How You Can Be an Adaptive Ally

Amy Bannon joined the WAS team in March 2022 as the Development Director. Sse is excited to serve the adaptive world in a new role while diving into all that the Wasatch Valley has to offer!

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Richard Schutt: The Difference WAS Programs & an E-Trike Make!

Richard Schutt is valued highly in our WAS community. He started with WAS over 5 years ago and continues to ride with a few WAS

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