POA Prosthetic Legs for Play Time… or the Paralympics!

We build customized running legs for the tallest (POA paralympian Regas Woods) and the smallest (future POA paralympian and doctor, Bella). ūüėä Whether you run for fun or paralympic medals, Your Success Is Our Passion! ‚Ä™#‚ÄéRio2016‚Ĩ ‚Ä™#‚ÄéNoBoundaries‚Ĩ

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POA client Amy Purdy on cover of Strong Fitness Magazine

#POA client and U.S. Paralympics snowboarder Amy Purdy is on the Sept/Oct cover of STRONG Fitness Magazine! If you’d like a copy, it should be in stores within the next couple of weeks. ‚Ä™#‚ÄéNoBoundaries‚Ĩ ‚Ä™#‚ÄéInspiration

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POA Athletes Getting Ready for the Paralympics!

POA clients Scout Bassett (AK amputee), April Holmes (BK amputee) and Regas Woods (bilateral AK amputee) are getting ready to fly! Scout was in town last week for a prosthetic tune-up, Regas will be in this week, and April, who lives in the area, is training hard! We can’t wait to see the results of all their hard work when they represent Team USA at the Paralympic Games in Rio! The Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Paralympics will be on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. #POAproud #NoBoundaries #Rio2016

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Congratulations to our POA Paralympians! #Rio2016

POA clients Scout Basset, April Holmes, and Regas Woods are going to be representing #TeamUSA at the 2016 Paralympic Games in rio de janeiro, Brazil! Marko Cheseto will be there as well, representing his home country of Kenya. We could not be more proud of these world class athletes, and look forward to cheering them on!

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POA’s Scout Bassett – AK amputee and Team USA Paralympic Athlete Takes Her Running to New Level

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Scout Bassett, Taking Her Game to a New Level

Scout tried out her new sprinting leg set-up for the first time at a local track. Learning how to run with a knee is a whole different technique, and although it's going to take some time to master, she's off to an amazing start! #NoFear #RoadToRio #WhateverItTakes

Posted by Prosthetic & Orthotic Associates (POA) on Monday, November 16, 2015

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POA’s Scout “Air” Bassett to represent U.S. at IPC Athletics World Championships!

So proud of Scout and all she has accomplished since we first met her at age 11! ¬† It’s been a pleasure watching her bloom, grow, and become a phenomenal athlete. Next stop, IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha, Qatar in October! ¬†#NoBoundaries #TeamUSA

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POA Client Evan Strong nominated for ESPN ESPYS!  Vote! Vote! Vote! Every day until July 16!

Evan Strong, POA client and 2014 Winter Paralympic Games Gold Medal Winner, needs our votes!! He’s been nominated for the ESPYS in Best Male Athlete with a disability category. This is the most prestigious award from ESPN! Vote now and every day until July 16!¬† Click Here to access ESPN Link for Voting

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Scout Bassett Defended 100m Title at U.S. Paralympic National Championships on 6/21/2014

Sending huge congrats and hugs to Scout Bassett from your #POAOrlando fam for defending your 100m title and being 2nd in long jump at the U.S. Paralympics Nationals last night!! #noboundaries #perseverance #faith Photo creds: Creighton Wong

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Amy Purdy “Meet and Greet” in Orlando on June 18, 2014¬†¬† All Welcome!¬†¬†

We are excited to announce that we are hosting a “Meet and Greet” event with POA client and Dancing with the Stars superstar Amy Purdy on June 18th¬† at POA from 11am-1pm! Please join us to congratulate Amy on all her successes this year! Free “be inspired” tees and autographed posters from Amy and POA while they last! If you are in the area that day, please join us – all are welcome! #beinspired #POAproud #DWTS

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