ABR Class 2015

Serenity Smolen

Serenity was born with a congenital limb deficiency affecting both limbs on her left side. Her arm goes just past her elbow, and her leg stops just above where a knee would grow. By the time she was six months old, Serenity had received her first prosthesis. She attended both physical and occupational therapy and Read More…

Sabrina Reiswig

I’ve been an amputee since 1988 and I’ve literally worn a wooden leg. Prosthetics have come along way since then, but insurance will only allow so much. Although I’ve worn standard prosthetics a majority of my life, I still partook in many school and travel sports. It wasn’t until I received my leg from ABR Read More…

Sara Otgon

Sara Otgon

Eric Johnson

I have been an amputee since the age of 5. My left foot was run over by a speeding van while crossing a gravel alley behind my home. From that time, I have never let my injury affect my athletic aspirations. As a child, I continued to be involved in numerous athletic activities such football, Read More…

Lacey Dubos

Lacey Dubos

Langston Stevenon

Langston Stevenon

Chris Mitchell

Chris Mitchell

Samuel Tyler

My name is Samuel Tyler. I was born in Vietnam on May 14, 2004. I was born without hands or feet. I was adopted by my family in June of 2008 and received my first prosthetic legs in November of 2008. While I was very grateful for my legs, I played flag football and ran Read More…

Chris Madison

I lost my right foot below the knee in a boating accident when I was 10 years old. Following multiple surgeries, rehab and learning to walk again, I was back to playing sports the following summer. However, I was slow as dirt and had the mobility of a rock stuck in the mud. While I Read More…

Mei Mei Baker

Mei was born in China missing her foot just below her ankle. She received her first orthotic foot at age 2 1/2-a basic piece of oval foam inside a hard plastic leg boot which helped her learn to walk and be able to wear a shoe. As she grew and became more active, two different Read More…

Warren Castleberry

Warren Castleberry

Kevin Kraus

Kevin Kraus

Grant Lewis

I learned I had bone cancer when I was 18 years old. After the tumor on my tibia was removed I had an internal prosthetic put in. At the time I was an excellent baseball and football player with college opportunities on the horizon. All of that ended when I lost most of my knee, Read More…

Brooklyn Olin

Brooklyn Olin is a very active 11 year old girl from Grant, Michigan. She had her left leg amputated through the knee at 10 months old due to birth defects and had her first prosthesis at 11 months old. Brooklyn has always had a natural love for sports. In 2014 she decided she wanted a Read More…

Trisha McRae

Trisha McRae

Rachel Vasquez

Rachel Vasquez

Alex Klein

Alex Klein was diagnosed with epithelioid sarcoma when he was 8 years old, in June of 2008. His right foot was amputated in August that year. He received his first prosthetic leg in December, 2008. Alex still enjoyed being active in any way he could. He played flag football, basketball, bowling, volleyball, and baseball – Read More…

MollyAnne Rhodes

MollyAnne Rhodes

Artis Thompson III

Artis Thompson III grew up in a single parent home where he watched his mom work two jobs to support him and his three siblings. He learned the meaning of hard work at a young age and applies those lessons today as a personal trainer, semi-pro football player, and participant on American Ninja Warrior. Click Read More…

John Allan

John Allan