Learning to move, walk again
Mobility Fitness owner Willie Caldwell holds a punching bag for Frank Nagore.
While out of his wheelchair, Frank Nagore walks with the assistance of equipment at Mobility Fitness. See more photos at www.explorernews.com.
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.
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.
Norm Martenson exercises at Mobility Fitness. Prior to coming to the facility, Martenson wasnÕt able to relatively do anything without assistance.
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.
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
Frank Nagore was traveling at 150 mph when his boat became airborne and crashed, causing a T5 level spinal cord injury.