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Old 07-24-2013, 06:19 PM
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I started an adaptive water ski school this year on Lake Wisconsin called Colsac Skiers. We use a 1985 S&S. This summer it has pulled over 40 different people all together and over 20 with disabilities, 9 Wounded Warriors. Lots of pictures on Face Book Colsac Skiers group and a few on our website colsacskiers.com
Skiing on two skis as a side skier for someone who spends most of their time in a wheelchair is the most rewarding thing I have ever done.
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:38 PM
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Seth lost his arm in a corn auger when he was 4 years old. This is his first time ever water skiing.
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:39 PM
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:51 PM
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Dan was hit by the second largest ever road side bomb in Afghanistan. He said he was lucky to be in one of the new Hum-Vees with the v-bottom armor plating to deflect the blast.
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Old 07-24-2013, 06:58 PM
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Logan, you think he even ever thought of water skiing before, let alone, where the hell is the new Prostar 197?
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Old 07-24-2013, 07:20 PM
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Old 07-24-2013, 07:45 PM
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Great work tlukens. Can you tell us what you had to do to set the school up? IE, finding the location, permits, and insurance?
And what do you do in the offseason?
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Old 07-24-2013, 07:57 PM
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A tree fell on Laura while she was weeding her garden. Never water skied before her accident. Oh, and when it fell it took the power lines down with it and electrocuted her. 23 titanium ribs on her left side, 13 on her right, severed spinal cord. Her kids are 6 and 7 years old. "I'm so lucky to be alive." She told me.
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