Extreme Abilities

You're only as limited as you allow yourself to be


Adaptive Surfer, motivator, pioneer and differently abled trendsetter, 


In this blog, Extreme Abilities CEO and  T8 complete paraplegic shares his view of the world from the perspective of living life in a wheelchair, paralyzed from his chest down. Follow Dries Millard and read his exclusive blog on how exactly someone who is paralyzed can be independent and active like he is.



How we think about things and how we feel about things goes hand in hand like the black and white wolves guiding your conscious. [Read More…]

ExtremeDries - 11:28 @ Wheelchair Wisdom | 3 comments


The Privilege of Life

It was hard to find words that will correctly describe what the past year has been like for me without offending and triggering everyone. [Read More…]

ExtremeDries - 06:09 @ Wheelchair Life, Wheelchair Wisdom | 1 comment


Our Time

If your greatest resource in life is time, how do you spend the little you have. [Read More…]

ExtremeDries - 06:13 @ Wheelchair Wisdom, Differently Able | 1 comment


Everyday Justifications

Justification – The action of showing something to be right or reasonable. [Read More…]

ExtremeDries - 21:15 @ Wheelchair Wisdom, Differently Able | 3 comments


Weekend Surf Report

Radio Namakwaland

Tune in to Radio Namakwaland every Friday just past 13:30 and listen to Dries Millard live, giving you the West Coast weekend surf report. Follow link for live online streaming.

Dries' Sponsors

Reef Wetsuits
Challenged Athletes Foundation
Vudu Surf Shop
Atlantic Hire Centre
Wavejet Propultion
South Coast Surf Boards
Scarfini Fins
Wings for Life World Run


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