Tim often can't move or feel his legs and gets around with the use of a wheelchair and walking cane. With the love and support of his wife, family, and friends, he hopes to one day run and kick the footy with his daughter when the cure is found for multiple sclerosis.
“I'll never stop fighting or give up hope of a cure. On behalf of myself and my family, I wanted to THANK YOU for participating in MS Melbourne Cycle and taking action to fight MS."
After a number of years of struggling with health problems and a misdiagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome Jessica knew there was something seriously wrong when she experienced paralysis from the waist down. She was 27.
An MRI finally revealed the truth - in vivid black and white - the diagnosis of MS. While achieving a Bachelor of Nursing, Jessica took control of her health and body, educated herself about MS and the effects of a healthy diet and commenced gym training to improve muscle mass. She is now a qualified personal trainer and champion power-lifter