After Tragedy Struck, He Found His Passion in the Ring and Now He’s Empowering Others
When tragedy derailed Donahue Fields at age 19, his initial feeling was one of despair. He had planned to join the Marines, but his life was suddenly altered when he was struck by a stray bullet that left him with paraplegia. On the edge of despair, Donohue regained his enthusiasm for life when he discovered the unique sport of wheelchair boxing. Now, he’s passing on his passion and empowering other people with disabilities by training them in the sweet science.