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I Will Inspre 2014 Photos

Check out our photos from the I Will Inspire 2014 Charity Run! MORE >

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Race Day FAQ

Everything you need to know about the I Will Inspire Charity Run. MORE >

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Alexander Davidson

On October first of 2009 I climbed a telephone pole to take a photograph of the sunset, I believed the wires were insulated and was unafraid to venture up to take some photos, on my way back down … MORE >

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Larry French

Westcoast patient Larry French demonstrates the uses of various upper extremity prosthetic devices, custom designed and fabricated to restore his ability to enjoy a variety of recreational activities.

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Gasparilla Distance Classic 5K

By: Shea Miller I am a Tampa native and regularly participate in the Gasparilla 5K race. However, this year was different. It was my first year running with a double-amputee. Myself, my co-worker, Bridget Lawler, and over 10,000 … MORE >

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I Will Inspire 5K Race Recap

By: Bobby Puckett “I Will Inspire” was the theme of the “all abilities” races I participated in at Florida Orthopaedic Institute on Saturday. Although this was the first “I Will Inspire” 5K/1 mile walk, run or wheel event, … MORE >

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I Will Inspire Race

I’m really looking forward to getting together with friends this weekend. On Saturday, a group from Westcoast Brace & Limb is participating in the “I Will Inspire” 5K or 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk/Wheel. Team Westcoast is a mixture … MORE >

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Cycling: Part Of My Rehabilitation

A couple of years after becoming an amputee I realized I was gaining a lot of weight and had developed some pretty bad habits. I got a membership at the local gym and started trying to get into … MORE >

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Golf Supports Our Troops

A couple of weeks ago I had the opportunity to go to New Jersey to participate in the 2nd annual Golf Supports Our Troops golf tournament. It was an amazing weekend of golf and fun. Flying up to … MORE >

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Bicycle Clinic

December 3rd Flatwoods Park 8 am – 11 am 14302 Morris Bridge Road – Thonotosassa, FL 33592 Designed for amputees and other adaptive cyclists at any level of experience and for occupational/physical therapists looking for an informative

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Westcoast Relay Team at the Tri-Cooter Sprint Triathlon

This past weekend, Westcoast Brace & Limb was proud to sponsor the first ever Westcoast Relay Team at the Tri-Cooter Sprint Triathlon in Inverness, FL. Bryan Augustine, fiancé of practitioner Bridget Lawler

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Last Weekend I Climbed A Mountain

Last weekend I climbed a mountain. OK, it was more like a 5K on flat ground. The reason I refer to it as climbing a mountain comes from some of my first thoughts as a new amputee. I … MORE >

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