My first Piru TT, 11/5/2017! Sometimes it’s a rough road, but you can weather the storm! By Jenna Rollman

Sometimes things don’t always go the way you expect them to, and this particular experience is an example of that. The most important thing however is to learn from the bumps in the road, move Forward and try again!! Here’s a personal story of perseverance and making lemonade out of lemons! πŸ‹πŸ˜ŠπŸ‹ Took on a new challenge this Sunday at the Piru TT up in Fillmore, CA! πŸ’ͺπŸ’ͺ The Piru course is a lot tougher than most of the time [...]

Posted Under: Jenna Rollman, News, PossAbilities

Paratriathlon Worlds Finals, Rotterdam – Netherlands πŸ‡³πŸ‡± September 15th, 2017

Aloha fellow Team PossAbilities supporters and enthusiasts! Today we’re here to report about the Finals in Rotterdam. Everything about that race was tough: the weather, the course, the competitors. It was the same usual suspects, with varying degrees of disability (and unfairness in some cases as we know). After a smooth 10 hour flight from LAX to Amsterdam, I met with Team Brazil in the airport and we drove to Rotterdam. Beautiful 2 hour drive through green fields, a lot of [...]

World Paratriathlon Series Canada 2018

Hello friends of Team PossAbilities! Once again I found myself in Edmonton, in the beautiful state of Alberta, Canada, for some hot racing action. It really takes a village to prime an athlete, it doesn’t happen overnight, and I am so grateful to have these opportunities! Weather was amazing and I was feeling good with my perfomance, had a good run at the end and battled hard to finish 5th. Honestly, frustration is taking over, but I am not gonna give up. [...]

Posted Under: Andre Barbieri, News Post Date: September 3, 2017

Annual Wheelchair Drive

Loma Linda University PossAbilities to host wheelchair and walker collection drive LOMA LINDA, CA – Sept. 28, 2012 – Loma Linda University PossAbilities is hosting a wheelchair and walker collection drive to benefit Joni and Friends Wheels for the World. Drop off any new or used non-electric wheelchairs, canes or walkers between 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, at the PossAbilities office, 25455 Barton Rd., Suite 109A, Loma Linda, Calif. 92354. Electric wheelchairs cannot be accepted due to [...]

Posted Under: News Post Date: September 18, 2012

Overcoming Challenges

Physically-challenged athletes will compete alongside their able-bodied counterparts – and raise much-needed funds along the way – at the upcoming Loma Linda University PossAbilities Triathlon. About 600 athletes are expected to participate in the Loma Linda University PossAbilities Triathlon, presented by the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, a 5k run/walk/roll and kids’ triathlon set for April 29, at Loma Linda University Drayson Center. The triathlon celebrates its 10th year, and its first year as a fundraising event that will benefit [...]

Posted Under: News Post Date: April 25, 2012

10th Anniversary PossAbilities Triathlon

Register Online – Date: Sunday, April 29, 2012 @ 7:00 AM Address Loma Linda Drayson Center 25040 Stewart St Loma Linda, CA Registration Closing Date Thursday, April 26, 2012 @ 11:59 PM PST Brief Description **Course will be the same as last year** Adult Tri: 3.1 mile run, 11 mile bike, 150 yard swim. 5K: 3.1 miles Kids TRI: 1/2 mile run and bike, 25 yard swim. $3000 total prize purse for CHALLENGED ATHLETES. Early packet pickup Drayson Center soccer field 4/28/12 from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. ADULTS Day of event, registration opens [...]

Posted Under: News Post Date: April 23, 2012