We created an AWESOME collection of photographs and video for They Will Surf Again with MossRehab. We joined MossRehab
and their team of volunteers at They Will Surf Again
Wildwood – Life Rolls On. This is a free event for people with spinal cord injuries. It gets them into the ocean and riding waves with the help of volunteers and special adaptive surf boards.
They Will Surf Again is the flagship program of Life Rolls On. They’re a nonprofit that’s as a resource and advocate for young people who has been affected by spinal cord injury. Life Rolls On uses action sports to push the boundary of possibility for those with these injuries.
For the past eight years, MossRehab sends volunteer therapists, doctors, nurses and supporters to They Will Surf Again. To date, MossRehab has sent over 500 volunteers. The volunteers help people with disabilities get up and down the beach using special wheelchairs. Also getting in and out of wet-suits and assist surfers in the water as they ride the waves.
Bring it to the Community
Anyone is invited to attend the event, meet volunteers and surfers, and learn about living with disabilities. This event is made possible through donations from Generic Surfboards, Headline Graphics and Kerry & Adriana O’Connor. The surfboards feature inspirational graphics and special handles allowing it to be used by participants. Artwork on the boards was created by participants in MossRehab’s art therapy program. This fall the actual surfboard will be exhibited in the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Education Corridor as part of their annual Bridges exhibition.
Life Rolls On – Bringing it to Wildwood NJ
Life Rolls On is dedicated to improving the quality of life for young people affected by spinal cord injury. They utilize action sports as a platform to inspire infinite possibilities despite paralysis. In addition to unique quality of life programs, Life Rolls On champions spinal cord injury awareness and offers outreach to individuals and their families at the onset of injury. Life Rolls on was founded by world champion quadriplegic surfer Jesse Billauer. It now touches the lives of hundreds of thousands.
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- Over a decade of experience
- A team of carefully selected lead and associate shooters
- Original ideas and love to have fun!
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- Licensed FAA certified drone pilot
- The belief of going above and beyond