Make a DIFFERENCE for Orlando Perez, a Puerto Rican Paralympian!

ParaGolfer: Help Golf Be Accessible to All

By Ben Hulin GoFundMe: Help Golf Be Accessible to All In 2006, I was in a no-fault motorcycle accident and the accident took away my ability to walk and to participate in sports the way I did before my accident. In the last two years, I have discovered and experienced the sport of golf, again, … Continued

REIMAGINE Your Life: Alka Joshi and Lisa Niver

Thank you to Alka Joshi for inviting me on her show, Reimagine! I absolutely loved speaking with her about books and travel! Make sure you read both her amazing books: The Henna Artist and her new book out June 22, 2021, THE SECRET KEEPER OF JAIPUR, which I included in my Thrive Global article: Sizzling … Continued

Ms. Magazine: The Power of Being Picked

Thank you Ms. Magazine and Carmen Rios for publishing my article, “The Power of Being Picked!” The Power of Being Picked 3/29/2019 by LISA NIVER When I was a little girl, I was never picked for sports. Ever. I couldn’t even play tetherball. I was clumsy, but I never knew why—until I learned, in my forties, that … Continued

Lisa Niver riding the Olympic Bobsled in Utah

Bobsled or Bust: 50 Adventures before 50: I Can Do It

Do you have Olympic Fever? Are you ready to try out new sports at high speeds? There are only 17 bobsled tracks on the planet with two open to “civilian” riders. In Park City, Utah you can chose to experience 3Gs of force and fly around on the ice in a 4-man bobsled! Personally I was terrified to … Continued

Want to Ski in a Wheelchair?

Where is the Best Adaptive Winter Sports Program?

Want to ski? These adaptive winter sports programs are ready to help! No matter what accommodation you need, these ski centers will get you on the slopes By Lisa Niver USA TODAY 10Best Travel Expert NOVEMBER 16, 2017 Growing up, I watched skiers at Park City Mountain glide down the slopes on monoskis and with bright orange … Continued

Ski Utah Making Magic On The Mountain

Ski Utah: Making Magic On The Mountain

Thank you to Ski Utah for sharing this video and story about National Ability Center at Park City Mountain. Thank you to Vail Resorts for partnering with me on this project. Making Magic on the Mountain: National Ability Center and Park City Mountain I grew up skiing on Park City Mountain watching skiers wearing bibs that read: … Continued

Lisa Niver Skiing with people with visual impairments

Skiing with People with Visual Impairments

Thank you to Sierra Magazine for publishing my story: “ADAPTIVE STRATEGIES: Skiing with people with visual impairments, at Park City’s National Ability Center” BY LISA NIVER | FEB 28 2017 PHOTOS COURTESY OF LISA NIVER. National Ability Center instructor Patricia Stokes guides student Jennifer Kennedy, who is blind, down a mountain. “Hold. Hold. And left … Continued

Who has One Million Video Views?

Feb 2017 News: Who has One Million Video Views?

February NEWS: One Million Video Views WeSaidGoTravel Thank you so very much for your support for We Said Go Travel! I still remember my first trip with my Cisco Flip taking video in Taiwan. A fifth grader at school taught me iMovie at recess one day and now I am going to have ONE MILLION VIDEO VIEWS! … Continued

We Said Go Travel

We Said Go Travel