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UNH students have Paralympic aspirations

Published: March 31, 2009

jj7j7tywFor Taylor Chace, it was an accident in a hockey game when he was 16; an accident that left him with a shattered lower back, a traumatic spinal cord injury that permanently affected the use of both legs.

For Jon Parker, it was an accident in a ski race during high school at Vermont’s Burke Academy that led to him losing his leg.

Ted Broderick and Josh Moran were born with it. Broderick, a congenital amputee, is missing his right forearm. Moran was born with missing a bone in his left leg and a fused right elbow, as well as being growth hormone deficient.