Friday, September 18, 2020

Tag: Red Bull

See how thousands ran for those who can’t

Published: May 7, 2019

The sixth edition of the Wings for Life World Run was the biggest yet, as some 120 000 runners from across the globe came together to run for those who can’t. This is what went down.

After Car Crash, This Quadriplegic Beauty Enthusiast Found Renewed Purpose In Vlogging

Published: March 1, 2017 | Spinal Cord Injury:

Steph AielloRarely are the phrases ‘beauty tutorial’ and ‘inspirational tour de force’ used in the same sentence, though the vlogger Steph Aiello may be a unique exception. Left paralyzed from the waist down and with limited use of her hands and wrists after a car accident, Aiello has found a renewed sense of purpose through her passion for makeup and vlogging — and she’s building a burgeoning social presence in the process.

Aiello, now 26, fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into the desert back in 2010 on a car trip from Las Vegas to California, the Daily Mail reports. A friend riding with her at the time did not survive the accident. Aiello, who was supposed to begin cosmetology school the very next day, spent months in the hospital in recovery.

Faces For Charity 2012 – Upload, Donate, Race!

Published: April 30, 2012

Red Bull charity Wings for Life has released a film to promote its collaboration with the energy drink’s Formula One team, driving forward the charity’s work towards curing spinal cord injuries by allowing fans to embellish racing cars with their own faces.