Regas Woods

Regas Woods is a double above-knee amputee track star who took home a gold medal in the long jump and a silver medal at 100 meters at the 2015 Pan Am Games and ran the 200 and long jumped in Rio at t...

Richard Whitehead

Richard Whitehead of the UK is a double above-knee amputee who has won two Paralympic gold medals, has won four consecutive world titles at 200 meters, and has run 2:42:52 for the marathon. At the ag...

Blake Leeper

Blake Leeper is a double below knee amputee who took home both a bronze and silver medal from the track at the 2012 Paralympics in London. Two years ago he went positive for cocaine and ended up with...

Candace Cable

Candace Cable was the first woman to medal in both the Summer and Winter Paralympics, and during her career she won 12 Paralympic medals. In our wide-ranging conversation we chatted about the upcomin...

Oz Sanchez

Oz Sanchez was paralyzed in a motorcycle accident right after leaving the Marines to become a Navy SEAL. With the help and support of CAF's Operation Rebound, Oz has been to three Paralympic games ra...

Hunter Woodhall

Hunter Woodhall is 17 years old and one of the top five high school runners at 400 meters and in the top 20 at 200 meters. But the Paralympic silver and bronze medalist from the Paralympics in Rio ca...

Jamie Whitmore

Jamie Whitmore had won 37 XTERRA races, six national titles, and one world championship by the time she was forced to retire at the age of 31. But as we’ve seen so many times before, when one door cl...

Liz Baker

Liz Baker is a sight-impaired triathlete who took fourth at the first-ever Paralympic Paratriathlon. But the real story we discuss takes you deep inside the mind and body of an athlete who had the gu...

Alex Zanardi

Alex Zanardi won two CART titles back in 1997 and 1998, raced Formula 1 and then, after losing both legs in a horrific crash in 2001, came back to auto racing before getting into handcycling and winn...

Michellie Jones

She has an Olympic Silver medal and an Ironman World Championship title. In a few weeks the great Michellie Jones is heading to the Paralympics in Rio to partner with sight-impaired athlete and fello...

Tricia Downing

Tricia Downing was a high level cyclist who came to San Diego one year and piloted a blind cyclist at CAF’s San Diego Triathlon Challenge. When she was back home in Colorado, she was hit by a car whi...

Alana Nichols

Alana Nichols was paralyzed when she was 17 years old back in 2000. Two years later she discovered wheelchair basketball and by 2008 she won a Paralympic Gold Medal. Two years later she won two more ...

Patrick Blake Leeper

In his first Paralympics in London in 2012, Patrick Blake Leeper took home a bronze and a silver medal in the 200 and 400 respectively. After testing positive for cocaine in 2015, Leeper came to grip...

Michellie Jones

In her hall of fame career, Michellie Jones won two ITU World Championships, an Olympic silver medal, the first ever XTERRA World Championship and the 2006 Ironman World Championship. Now she is raci...

Jamie Whitmore

After winning 37 XTERRA races in her hall of fame career, Jamie Whitmore was diagnosed with cancer in March of 2008. After surgery she was unable to run, so she reinvented herself as a para-cyclist a...

Scout Bassett

Scout Bassett is 4’9” tall and weighs all of 84 pounds. On a wall inside the Challenged Athletes Foundation headquarters, there is a classic photo of Scout back-to-back with NBA Hall of Famer Bill Wa...