Shayne Gets a Kick Out of Football, Despite Everything

By Victor Schwartzman

Shayne is 23. He lives in North Vancouver, having recently moved into his own apartment. His main interests revolve around being a Capilano University student and football. He has played football for seven or eight years–ever since he got a power wheelchair. Before, playing was impossible for him. But once he had the power wheelchair, an occupational therapist at his school suggested he try soccer?uh, football–and an athlete rapidly emerged.