Rick van Beek transformed from an overweight smoker to a fit triathlete, after discovering that his severely disabled daughter loved being pushed in a jogging stroller. Now the whole family runs, bikes and swims for Team Maddy.
Mike Royal - champion waterskier and Southeastern Guide Dogs graduate
Letting your kids be kids and capturing it as a portrait would make one of the best loved photos! @jcpenney
“She's my heart... I'm her legs”: Devoted dad carries his daughter, 13, through gruelling triathlons and marathons
“She's my heart... I'm her legs”: His inspiring show of love for his cerebral palsy daughter Madison has led many to regard him the “father of the century”. Van Beek, from Michigan, US, has participated in more than 70 events, including half-marathons, triathlons and other outdoor races, all as part of Team Maddy. The devoted dad completes triathlons carrying his 13-year-old daughter over land and across water.
Pour la 1ere fois 2 grimpeurs handisports ont pris part au Championnat National américain d'escalade handicap
Joe's Team Triathlon up in the Muskokas - I did this last year. loved it.
PORTRAITS. Les stars du handisport français
Les stars du handisport français.
And with the right amount of motivation and preparation, you, too, can be a silly marathoner or triathlete.
VIDEOS. Jeux paralympiques: la raquette entre les dents, la légende Hamadtou
VIDEOS. Jeux paralympiques: la raquette entre les dents, la légende Hamadtou - L'Express
Man toted around NYC in baby carrier by '30 Rock's' Grizz Chapman
Man toted around NYC in baby carrier by '30 Rock's' Grizz Chapman - TODAY.com