Podcast 100 – Stephen Cluskey, Irish Quad Determinded to Provide Accessible Transport for All
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Born and raised in the Dublin area, Stephen shares his awesome story of survival. Injured when he was 18 in a fall, the now 29 year old is about to receive his business degree, which is incredibly apropos considering he just launched a website to help people with disabilities find accessible taxis in Ireland (with an app along the way too).
Stephen also shares his tips for getting around his country as a wheelchair-user, as well as the blood, sweat and tears he dedicated to rehab for 5 years post-injury. He also shares his epic story of meeting Bono and being invited to a recording session (yes really).
The Celtic Tiger lands right here on No Free Rides, and he drinks Heineken. It’s a good one, especially if you love Irish accents (*g*). Listen via the player below.
No Free Rides is sponsored by Easystand.com
Show runs time is 55 minutes.
– Stephen’s accessible cab site: Wheelchair Taxi – Driving Social Change
– Stephen’s column in The Journal: “At 18, I felt invincible but a sudden accident left me paralysed from the neck down”