LEE

Tell us about yourself: My name is Lee T, 30 years old. I got injured in December 2006 as I dived into a pool while swimming with family. I am a proud Maaori boy raised in the heart of South Auckland. My level of injury is C4/5. Who motivates and inspires you? My...

SEFESI

Tell us about yourself: My name is Sefesi, 32 years old. I got injured in April 2018 as I was jumping into shallow water while drinking with friends. The level of my spinal cord injury is C2. Who motivates and inspires you? Mr.Lee Taniwha is my motivator. I met Lee at...

GUS

Tell us about yourself: Hi my name is Gus. My injury took effect on the 2nd of January 2017 at the Maraetai beach by running and jumping off the wharf head first. Causing my body to be paralysed from the chest down. Who inspires you? Lee Taniwha inspires me to wanting...

JOHN

Tell us about yourself: I’m a T6 Paraplegic and live in Pokeno. I was always a driven person and always pushed myself to do the best in any situation. In a lot of ways this would prepare me for my biggest test of all, becoming a wheelie.My accident happened in October...