Project Walk

Paralympic swimmer makes splash with walking efforts

Paralympic swimmer makes splash with walking efforts

CARLSBAD — After another 3-hour work out, Paralympic swimmer Victoria Arlen was hoisted off of a work out table and strapped tightly into a black walker. The 19-year-old was held in a standing position by the massive device, and her hot pink wheelchair was left aside.

Project Walk making strides in  helping those with spinal cord injuries

Project Walk making strides in helping those with spinal cord injuries

CARLSBAD — Jennifer McCallson has always been an athlete. So after an accident cut her competitive cheerleading career short and left her paralyzed, she fought to not let that part of herself change.