Special Strong

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Special Strong is a fitness brand based in McKinney, Texas.[1][2]

History[edit]

Special Strong was founded by Daniel Stein who was diagnosed with a learning disability, mood disorder and autoimmune disease at the age of 21. After using exercise to overcome his daily challenges Daniel and his wife, Trinity Stein, started a fitness brand to help others with disabilities obtain them healthier and higher functioning lives.[3][4][5][6]

On August 21, 2019 Special Strong helped a young man, Brandon Neal, walk again for the first time in over 8 years.[7][8][9][10][11]

References[edit]

  1. Mathews, Ian. "Are You Proud Of Your Company's Mission? A Conversation With Special Strong CEO, Daniel Stein". Forbes. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  2. "'He's happier': How a program for special needs athletes helps them find more than fitness". Dallas News. 2018-05-07. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  3. "Unlocking the STRONG in everyone. A conversation with Donna Lankford of Special Strong –". 2020-06-02. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  4. "Special Strong: Building More Than Physical Strength". citylifestyle.com. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  5. "Going Global: How Mindbody Helped Special Strong Build a Foundation For International Growth". Mindbody. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  6. Activities, Physical Fitness; says, Nutrition Support for Autism Families-Autism Plaza (2020-06-08). "Physical Fitness Activities and Nutrition Support for Autism Families". Autism Spectrum News. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  7. "Amazing Video Shows Special Needs Teen Walking For the First Time in 8 Years". Good News Network. 2019-12-08. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  8. "Watch: Autistic teenager walks unassisted for first time in eight years". uk.news.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  9. "Autistic Teen Walks Unassisted After 8 Years Confined To A Wheelchair". KIIS 1065 Sydney. Retrieved 2021-05-19.
  10. "Special Strong sows strength in special-needs community". Fort Worth Business. 2018-07-14. Retrieved 2021-05-19. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  11. Ministries, Insight for Living (2019-06-18). "From Special Needs to Special Strong". Reframing Ministries. Retrieved 2021-05-19.


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