For any 18-year-old, taking a wild spin at the Bondurant Driving School track in Chandler would be simply awesome. But imagine being able to feel that rush after climbing out of a wheelchair. “This is awesome,” an excited Megan Silcott of Maryland said. Two-and-a-half years ago Megan’s life was turned upside down. “I went to bed one night and woke up in the morning and my body felt weird. I couldn’t really move out of bed,” she said.
Patrick, Adventures on Wheels, and Miller Motorsports Host Wounded Veterans during American Le Mans Weekend ST. LAKE CITY, UT – Patrick Rummerfield, the first fully functional quadriplegic in the history of medicine, and Miller Motorsports Park have announced that they have joined forces to develop a program designed to allow wounded veterans to experience the thrill and excitement of racetrack driving.
Patrick Rummerfield sets World’s First by becoming the First Fully Functional Quadriplegic to Race Drag Boat At the recent SDBA Nationals, Patrick Rummerfield achieved another world’s first, by becoming the first fully functional spinal cord injury (SCI) quadriplegic in history to successfully race a drag boat.
St. Louis Man Honored for Spinal Cord Injury Work, Receives Viscardi Award See pictures of the Presentation Ceremony from House Magazine (PDF) ViscardiHOUSE_magazine pictures-B Read news articles about this prestigious award and its honorees. (PDF) Viscardi Award 2013 C
Patrick Rummerfield sets record by becoming First SCI Quadriplegic to Race in a Professional Motorsport At the recent National Guard ADRL Final V in Ennis, Texas, Patrick Rummerfield achieved another “World’s First”, by becoming the first fully functional spinal cord injury (SCI) quadriplegic in history to successfully race in a professional motorsport. Strapped in the cockpit of his 1993 Chevy Lumina and donning the colors of Raptor Performance Motorsports team.