Athlete, Coach, Teacher and Motivational Speaker
Committed to Inspiring
Nick Pryor aims to deliver education and inspiration to a variety of audiences.
Nick lost his right leg in a shotgun accident at 4 years old. However, he didn't hold him back as he found a love of sports. Nick played a variety of sports growing up and played college club baseball at Indiana University. After being the first in his family to graduate from college in 2013, Nick searched for other ways to still compete at a high level. Nick then found adaptive sports, and was immediately hooked in immersing himself in the culture and community. Nick continued his education at Arizona State University focusing on the sociology of adaptive sports and athletes where he earned his Master's degree.
Nick is now a Program Manager of Athletics at Ability360 in Phoenix where he facilitates, coaches and organizes adaptive sports and recreational programming for a number of individuals. Nick also is a Faculty Associate at ASU where he teaches Inclusive Community Sport.
Nick coaches and plays for the Wheelchair Suns, Wheelchair Cardinals and Wheelchair Diamondbacks, and is a member of AMP1 Basketball and Team USA Wheelchair Softball.
Nick resides in Phoenix with his wife, Stephanie, their son, Oakland, daughter, Evelynn.
Nick's message is about striving through life's adversity's and never giving up.