13-year-old rebounds from tragedy

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13-year-old rebounds from tragedy

Noah Hotchkiss mastering monoski, sets sights high

13-year-old rebounds from tragedy

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Noah Blue Elk Hotchkiss doesn’t need a lot of instruction these days, but sometimes he needs a push. Adaptive Sports Association volunteer Mollie McLam helps get Noah to the lift at Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort.
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Noah Hotchkiss, 13, was cautious when he first started on a sit-ski. He recently entered his first race, and has his sights set high: the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Russia.
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With background as a soccer player and snowboarder, he’s always been a good athlete. Now, 13-year-old Noah Hotchkiss has focused his skills on the monoski.
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He can handle anything groomed, his instructors say, and he’s getting faster. Noah Hotchkiss, 13, skis with the Adaptive Sports Association at least once a week during the season.
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