Six Flags’ safety guidelines give specifics on riders’ limbs

Anyone who’s visited a theme park probably recalls seeing signs saying riders must be a certain height to ride, or perhaps a warning that a particular attraction isn’t appropriate for expectant mothers or those with high blood pressure. Less immediately apparent, perhaps, are the lengthy and specific guidelines referencing how many limbs they must have

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Sarah Reinertsen’s Finished Business

IRONMAN is not hopscotching and Kona, where its world championship takes place every October, isn’t Disneyland. This reality makes it all the more exhilarating when a single athlete experiences both the heartbreaking lows and dizzying triumphs this sport is capable of dishing out. Consider Sarah Reinertsen. Earlier this year she ran seven marathons on seven

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Boston’s Newest Road Race – The Bionic5K

A Step Ahead Prosthetics is proud to share the announcement of the first Bionic5k race that will be held April 29 in Harvard Square, Cambridge. Race founders, Will Borden and Hugh Herr are long-time patients of A Step Ahead Prosthetics in Burlington, MA. Several A Step Ahead patients will be joining the race such as

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Aimee Mullins on disability, design and becoming an Alexander McQueen muse

"Fashion is a perfect arena to explore these larger societal conversations around inclusivity." Aimee Mullins has a dizzyingly impressive resumé. As a model, she's shot with top photographers, including Steven Klein and Inez and Vinoodh; covered magazines like Dazed; and opened runway shows for the late Alexander McQueen, who counted her as a muse. As an athlete,

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Meet the First Amputee to Complete the World Marathon Challenge

If you haven't heard of Sarah Reinertsen, she first made history in 2005 after becoming the first female amputee to complete one of the toughest endurance events in the world: The Ironman World Championship. She's also a former Paralympian who has completed three other Ironmans, countless half Ironmans, and marathons, as well as the Emmy-award-winning CBS

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