On a Saturday in September, with less then
two minutes remaining in the game against rival Ohio State, Adam
Taliaferro made a routine helmet-to-helmet tackle that would change the
course of his life. The Voorhees New Jersey native had broken his
neck--the same injury suffered by Christopher Reeves. He lay motionless
on the field. Given only a 3% chance of ever walking again, Adam had
very different ideas and today he not only walks, but he walks well. His
inspirational story and life make Adam a celebrated speaker to all who
hear his story.
graduated from Penn State, on time, in 2005. In his remaining time
at school, he received the Maxwell Football Club's Spirit Award and
served Coach Paterno as a student assistant coach.
playing football is no longer in Adam's future, his inspirational
tale of recovery has been followed in Happy Valley as well as the
nation. Leading authors, Scott Brown and Sam Carchidi chronicle his
remarkable story in their 2001 book, " Miracle in the Making."
information and pricing to have this dynamic speaker at your next
meeting or conference.