Overcoming Obstacles, Veteran Testimonials From Service to Slopes to Paralympics: NDVWSC

You won’t want to miss our testimonials where you will hear directly from Veterans,
Caregivers and Coaches who have attended the NDVWSC how this event has impacted their

David Williams, a US Navy Veteran, who sustained a spinal cord injury while on active duty. In his
session, he is joined by former VA recreation therapist Doug Tuttle. In 2014 David decided he
wanted to snow ski despite living in Florida. He attended his first Winter Sports Clinic in 2014
and quickly picked up the skills and techniques of adaptive skiing. David fell in love with skiing,
and quickly progressed from a beginner to intermediate skier. David wanted to pursue his
new found passion and decided to pursue competitive skiing. David has competed in several
World Cup events and will be participating in the 2022 Paralympics, tune in to hear David’s
journey, from injury, to Winter Sports Clinic, to Paralympian!

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