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Knowbility

New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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Coalition of Texans with Disabilities (CTD)

New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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Art Spark Texas

New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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Amerigroup

New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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The Gene and Dave Show

New Mexico. A Cliff Climbing Adventure. Our quest began with a 2 hour road trip from Santa Fe to Socorro, NM. Our destination was Box Canyon, 6.5 miles beyond Socorro. After driving on a dirt path to get to the bottom of the canyon, Jason lifted me out of the jeep and into my wheelchair. He turned me towards our …

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My YouTube Videos

My YouTube Videos by Gene R. Rodgers Adventure Sports Scuba Diving – the Urge to Submerge6 minutes Adventures in Recreation 2 36 minutes Paragliding in Rio 9 minutes Dear Wheelchair Maker 6.5 minutes Attendant Interviews Etta Attendant try-out 6 minutes Laurence attendant interviews 2.5 minutes Music videos Knee Deep The Wanderer “Yes, I Can”   Some Fun, Some Serious Who …

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Things to Think About

Things to Think About If at first you don’t succeed, skydiving probably isn’t for you. Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you are a mile away from them, and you have their shoes. Under-Achievers Anonymous has an 11-step program. Why do people park on a driveway and drive …

Favorites

Favorites Collection of some of my favorite things Poems Three of my favorite Poems “If” by Rudyard Kipling “Men That Don’t Fit In” by Robert Service “Winds of Fate” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox Read them here Movies Drama Rocky (filmed in 59 days, nominated for 10 academy awards, won an Oscar for best picture 1976) Some trivia – As Sly was …

The Early Years

The Early Years The Early Years were the mid to late 70’s, when I was adjusting to life outside the rehab center. I’m not sure why I included these pictures except that I recently collected these from long-time friends. Here’s a news flash…. anything that has wheels will roll, and anything that is designed to tip (like a wheelchair), will …