He wanted to prove that life went on no matter your disability. North Carolina transgender community watches Trump administration with concern. Democrats 'should be worried' about losing black voters ahead of midterms: We don't take No for an answer, and we don't ask for any considerations with nothing special. I was 40 years old when Rick asked me to run with him on the first race, and he asked me to run on this race beacuse other boy that was at Westfield State College was involved in an accident, and got paralized from the waist down, and they were going to have a Charity Road Race to try to help raise some money to get paid his medical bills, and came home from that game, and he told me about it, and said to me "Dad, I have to do something for him, I want to let him know life goes on even though he's paralyzed.
Rick and Dick just wanted to run.
Dick and Rick Hoyt (Team Hoyt)