Achilles CT “In the News”

Achilles CT… In the News

Woman Paralyzed After Falling Off Balcony During Vacation: ‘I’m Happier Than I’ve Ever Been’
People
September 3, 2018: By Caitlin Keating

Achilles CT Making Strides At Hope And Possibility Run
Hartford Courant
August 1, 2018: By Dennis Hohenberger

Branford athlete who defied odds to speak at July Achilles Connecticut events
Hartford Courant
July 10, 2018: By Jo Bennett

Milford resident won’t let her new disabilities define her
Milford Mirror
July 18, 2018: By Jo Bennett

Adaptive athlete competes in 5k obstacle course
News 3 (WFSB)
June 29, 2018: By Kaitlyn Naples

As I See It: A Blind Woman’s View: “Supporting All Disabilities in Mainstream Athletics”
WHTV
May 11, 2018: By Andrea Giudice

Legally blind Naugatuck man endures elements to finish Boston Marathon
Citizen’s News
April 21, 2018: By Joe Palladino

Manchester Runner Symbolizes Hope & Possibility
Journal-Inquirer
July 19, 2017: By Madi Van Den Eynde

18 months after being paralyzed, Wolcott woman to defy odds at Hartford marathon.
News 3 (WFSB)
October 11, 2017:  By Kaitlyn Naples

Achilles covered the remaining funds raised by the Valley Shore YMCA to purchase a tandem for Judy Potter to use to train for and compete in the Dave Parcells Madison Triathlon with the Paratriathlon Team, Gaylord Sports Association on September 9th. Learn more about Judy’s story with this feature from News 8.
May 26, 2017: By Henry Chisholm

Krys Zybowski Of Avon Finishes Third In Handcycle Division Of Boston Marathon
Hartford Courant
April 17, 2017: By Matthew Conyers

Harwinton Runner Selected to Aiello Inspiration Team at Eversource Hartford Marathon
Achilles Athlete in the News: Inspiring us all, Gary Griffin!
Hartford Courant
September 8, 2016: By Elizabeth Cowles Johnston

East Hampton runner overcomes challenges of rheumatoid arthritis after losing 200 pounds
Achilles Athlete in the News: Congratulations, Grit Rorrio!
Middletown Press
July 11, 2016: By Scott Whipple

Achilles Volunteers At the Iron Horse Half Marathon Interview with WFSB
Story Featuring Achilles Guides
News 3 (WFSB)
June 25, 2016: By Patricia Del Rio

Traumatic brain injury won’t curb Middletown runner’s ambition
The Middletown Press
April 30, 2015

Team laces up to give special gift
News 3 (WFSB)
April 22, 2015: By Kaitlyn Naples

Legally blind Naugatuck man conquers triathlon
Citizen’s News
June 24, 2015: Joe Palladino

Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand
Story Featuring Achilles Guides
Hartford Courant
June 21, 2014: By Lori Riley

Southington Athlete Runs Through Visual Impairment
The Story of Achilles Athlete Alicia Novi
Record Journal
May 24, 2014: By Farrah Duffany Record-Journal staff

Tony’s a dedicated marathoner, via the handcycle
The Greater New Milford Spectrum
November 6, 2013: By Susan Tuz

Cigna Partners With Achilles International To Support People With Disabilities|
Press Release
Hartford Courant
July 05, 2013: By Phil Mann, Cigna, Bloomfield

The Story Of Griskus And His Chosen Path
Pat Griskus: Triathlete Remembered As An Inspiration
Hartford Courant
July 09, 1997: By Lori Riley; Courant Staff Writer