Learning to move, walk again
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Mobility Fitness owner Willie Caldwell holds a punching bag for Frank Nagore.
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While out of his wheelchair, Frank Nagore walks with the assistance of equipment at Mobility Fitness. See more photos at www.explorernews.com.
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Norm Martenson, left, and Mobility Fitness manager Chris Towns have worked together to increase Martenson’s strength. Martenson has been coming to the facility for the past two years.
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At Mobility Fitness Frank Nagore walks using equipment built by owner Willie Caldwell. Nagore, who was paralyzed during a boating accident, was told he would never walk again.
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Norm Martenson exercises at Mobility Fitness. Prior to coming to the facility, Martenson wasnÕt able to relatively do anything without assistance.
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Frank Nagore and his assistant Amy Myers, left, and Mobility Fitness trainer Jessica Van Der Lede work together as Nagore walks with the assistance of specially built equipment.
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After a walking exercise, Mobility Fitness owner Willie Caldwell unhooks a safety restraint on Frank Nagore as trainer Jessica Van Der Lede lowers Nagore into his wheelchair
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Frank Nagore was traveling at 150 mph when his boat became airborne and crashed, causing a T5 level spinal cord injury.