Meet the #KBFamily – Matt from Wisconsin
“I can’t thank the Kelly Brush Foundation enough for helping me get this handcycle. It is such a smooth, fluid ride that I feel the urge to ride it whenever I think and talk about it.” Meet Matt from Wisconsin, a Spring 2017 grant recipient of a new handcycle. After sustaining a spinal cord […]
In Kelly’s Words – Camping… in a chair… with a kid…
I went camping this weekend! The whole crew got out there: Zeke, Dylan, and I (and our dog Lexi), with my sister Lindsay, her husband Tom, and their two boys Griffin and Sully. Growing up in Vermont, camping was a regular summer activity that I have really fond memories of. I remember going […]
2017 Ski Racing Safety Grants Announced!
18 Clubs | 13 States | 4,000 Racers | $75,000 The Kelly Brush Foundation is excited to announce that we have awarded $75,000 to 18 clubs in 13 states directly affecting more than 4,000 racers to improve safety on their racing and training venues. If you race, train, or visit any of the areas […]
In Kelly’s Words – Getting Offroad!
For someone in a wheelchair there is nothing more liberating than getting off the pavement and into the woods, fields, or mountains. About a week ago I got an offroad handcycle, the equivalent of a mountain bike. These machines have become a lot more popular in the last 5 or so years. What […]
Meet the #KBFamily – Anna from Oregon
“By far, more than anything else I may have lost with my injury, I miss the ability and the freedom to get out into the wilds under my own power the most.” That line was from Anna Soens’ grant application to the KBF for a new off-road handcycle. When Anna applied in the […]