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9Lives No Limits: Adaptive Skate Comp 2012 a SUCCESS!

    BURNABY BC- This past weekend, 9Lives has officially succeeded in throwing down Canada’s first-ever Adaptive Skateboarding and Wheelchair MX Competition. Even through the west-coast terrential downpour, our wildcats held their heads high and decided to continue on with their competitive performance. Thanks to Aaron Wheelz Fotheringham, all of our sponsors, athletes and audience that truly made this happen! ASC 2012 oficially a success. Check out the CBC coverage video and article here: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/06/17/bc-wheelchair-skateboard.html A huge shout out to our sponsors that made this possible: West 49        Boardroom      Plan@t      TBApparel      Street Dreamz Boardshop      Quicksilver … Continue reading

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9Lives Submission Makes Olympus 72HR Filmmaker Finalist!

9Lives Adventures decided to take part in the Olympus 72 Hour Filmmakers Showdown as part of the 2012 Telus World Ski and Snowboard Festival. We put together a team with Joao Carlos and registered not knowing what to expect. We started shooting out in the field at 10am on Day 1 and carried on late into the evening due to the various different locations we chose to capture.  Day 2 was spent mostly on the mountain followed by editing which started early in the evening. Finally, Day 3 was straight editing with 3 computers, several pots of coffee and a … Continue reading

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9Lives- LIVE SEGMENTon Canada AM News!

You have to see this! Watch the LIVE segement below! http://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/TopStories/20120323/wheelchair-bungee-jump120323/  

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9Lives Adventure Makes it to CNN!

http://www.cnn.com/2012/03/21/living/canada-wheelchair-bungee/index.html   In Spanish: http://www.cnn.com/video/?%2Fvideo%2Fspanish%2F2012%2F03%2F21%2Fcafe-burke-cibercafe-mar21.cnn#/video/spanish/2012/03/21/cafe-burke-cibercafe-mar21.cnn

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Video Rep in the UK by ITN

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9Lives Bungee Goes VIRAL!

So following the Chris Brown Weekend Getaway Experience, our very own feature feline Christine LynX Rougoor decided to upload a video of her Whistler Bungee experience. That night I had a look at her video on YouTube. At 12am her video counter was at 2,000 views! I thought it was quite a big number as most my 9Lives adventure videos have not received this kind of reaction, so it sat in my brain until the morning. It was 6:30am when I got up and went to the gym. I was on the treadmill and decided to have a look at … Continue reading

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Life After SCI: Series Article 5/5

Click here for the full article: http://uromed.wordpress.com/2012/01/14/whats-high-adventure-for-you-with-karim-ladki-of-9lives-aventures/ What’s High Adventure For You? With Karim Ladki Of 9Lives Adventures January 14, 2012 Leave a Comment Editor’s Note: No one goes through life without problems. However, the living of life isn’t about the problems you have, but rather what you do with those problems and how you turn a disadvantage into an advantage. Once you look around and see the difficulties other people are facing, you’ll recognize that the things you’re dealing with aren’t nearly as important or as tough as problems other people have. But another key part of having a great … Continue reading

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Life After SCI: Series Article 4/5

Click here for the full article: http://uromed.wordpress.com/2012/01/13/a-new-world-of-extreme-adventures-with-karim-ladki-of-9lives-adventures/ A New World Of Extreme Adventures With Karim Ladki Of 9Lives Adventures January 13, 2012 Leave a Comment Editor’s Note: No one goes through life without problems. However, living life isn’t about the problems you have, but rather what you do with those problems and how you turn a disadvantage into an advantage. Once you look around and see the difficulties other people are facing, you’ll recognize that the things you’re dealing with aren’t nearly as important or as tough as problems other people have. But another key part of having a great life is seeing … Continue reading

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Life After SCI: Series Article 3/5

Click here for the full article: http://uromed.wordpress.com/2012/01/12/explorers-in-a-new-world-of-extreme-adventures-with-karim-ladki-of-9lives-adventures/ Explorers in a New World of Extreme Adventures with Karim Ladki of 9Lives Adventures January 12, 2012 1 Comment Editor’s Note: No one goes through life without problems. However, the living of life isn’t about the problems you have, but rather what you do with those problems and how you turn a disadvantage into an advantage. Once you look around and see the difficulties other people are facing, you’ll recognize that the things you’re dealing with aren’t nearly as important or as tough as problems other people have. But another key part of having … Continue reading

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Life After SCI: Series Article 2/5

Click here for the full article: http://uromed.wordpress.com/2012/01/11/karim-ladkis-9lives-adventures-offers-high-adventure-activities-for-everyone/ Karim Ladki’s 9Lives Adventures Offers High Adventure Activities for Everyone January 11, 2012 1 Comment  Editor’s Note: No one goes through life without problems. However, living life isn’t about the problems you have, but rather what you can do to solve those problems. Once you look around and see the difficulties other people are facing, you’ll recognize that the things you’re dealing with aren’t nearly as important or as tough as problems other people have. But another key part of having a great life is seeing and learning how others have dealt with their physical challenges, … Continue reading

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