Annual ‘Get out’ contest now live

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

PHOENIX – Sports ‘n Spokes, the sports and recreation magazine of the Paralyzed Veterans of America, has teamed up with the Spina Bifida Association and Cure Medical, a manufacturer of intermittent catheters, to host this year’s “Get Out & Enjoy Life” event. Now in its seventh year, the GOEL event kicks off today, Aug. 1, with a photo contest. As part of the contest, the social media pages of Sports ‘n Spokes, the Spina Bifida Association and Cure Medical will feature a daily listing of accessible vacation spots, outdoor programs and other events. This year’s theme is “travel everywhere your heart desires to go regardless of your paralysis,” and highlights activities like adaptive sports, accessible amusement parks, inclusive vacation spots and other unique travel outing across the United States. Participants can submit their photos for the contest here. The first place winner will receive a custom-built Razorback wheelchair courtesy of Colours Wheelchair, a GOEL summer tour T-shirt and the cover of the November issue of Sports ‘n Spokes.