Paralympian Nicky Nieves is inspired by U.S. Representative Maxine Waters and the work she’s done in her career. Fearless and outspoken, Congresswoman Waters is exactly who Nicky wants to be on and off the court!
Paralympian Roderick Green grew up looking up to his mom, who taught him to be kind to others and always work hard. Michael Jordan also taught him to have a strong work ethic which has inspired him along his journey to the U.S. Men’s Sitting National Team.
A Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency and Fibular Hemimelia did not keep Bethany Zummo from doing ballet or sports. Shortly after discovering Sitting Volleyball in 7th grade, she decided to give the sport a try.
Kaleo Kanahele Maclay first joined the U.S. Women’s Sitting Team when she was just 12 years old! With the support of her family and teammates, she earned two Paralympic medals in 2012 (Silver) and 2016 (Gold)!