Ryan Glasspiegel
Friday November 22nd, 2013


The freestyles in this clip belong to Aaron "Wheelz" Fotheringham, a 21-year-old Las Vegas native. Fotheringham was born with Spina Bifida. According to his bio, he first rode at a skate park when he was eight years old, and he's been obsessively working on his game ever since.

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First achieving viral notoriety in 2010 when he target="_blank">executed the world's first double backflip in a wheelchair, Fotheringham has toured the world, target="_blank">most notably jumping a 50-foot mega ramp in Brazil. [H/T Neatorama]

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