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We have the same heart, programs and inclusion you've come to know, but our purpose has grown and our logo has adapted. This new brand reflects our commitment to people with differing abilities. Our commitment to a strong vibrant community where everyone belongs. The mountain reflects challenges ahead of us all. Together we journey through them. Together we can unlock the true potential within each of us.

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Brenna Huckaby finds balance, new goals in Paralympic snowboarding

After watching her daughter Brenna lose her right leg while fighting cancer, Kristie Huckaby recalls the emotions of seeing her learn to snowboard for […]

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2 NAC-Trained Paralympic Hopefuls You Should Know About

Thanks in part to the National Ability Center, Noah Elliott and Anna Beninati have their sights set on PyeongChang. Are you stoked for PyeongChang […]

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I’m A Paralympic Alpine Skier, And I Don’t Let My Blindness Hold Me Back

When I was 29 years old, I was in a really dark place. I had lost my mom two years prior to cancer, vision […]

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Q&A with para snowboarder Brenna Huckaby

The three-time world champion discusses her experience with cancer and becoming a mother At the most recent world championships in 2017, Brenna Huckaby claimed […]

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Students in Summit County rally to fight youth suicide

One of the rising causes of teen death is not attributed to a specific activity or physical illness. It is suicide. From 2011 to […]

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National Ability Center wants Legislature to support programs for vets

SALT LAKE CITY — When military veterans return from duty, they sometimes bring with them obvious signs of injury, or in some cases, invisible […]

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National Ability Center wants Legislature to support programs for vets

SALT LAKE CITY — When military veterans return from duty, they sometimes bring with them obvious signs of injury, or in some cases, invisible […]

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National Ability Center wants Legislature to support programs for vets

SALT LAKE CITY — When military veterans return from duty, they sometimes bring with them obvious signs of injury, or in some cases, invisible […]

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ON THE SCENE: Para bobsledding coming on strong in Lake Placid

Lake Placid held its first Para Bobsled World Cup at the Olympic Sports Complex sliding track at Mount Van Hoevenberg this past week, and […]

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3 Paralympians Describe What It’s Like Wearing a Prosthetic Limb

This March, lower-body amputees will compete in standing winter sports like skiing and snowboarding at the 2018 Paralympic Games. Here, Team USA’s Brenna Huckaby, a […]

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