Crossing the Finish Line: From Wheelchair to 5K

While vacationing with his son, Frank Amprim flipped the ATV he was riding and sustained a spinal cord injury. When he awoke days later in the hospital, Doctors told him he would have difficulty walking again and he would never run again, which was one of his passions. But Frank never gave up and neither did the DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan’s Center for Spinal Cord Injury Recovery. One year after his accident, Frank beat the odds and ran his first 5K. Watch his emotional journey from wheelchair to 5K.