Nitro Circus star shows off skills in wheelchair

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Aaron 'Wheelz' Fotheringham proves obstacles can be overcome with a little bit of innovation. Fotheringham, who was diagnosed with Spina Bifida, has been using a wheelchair since he was 7 years old.

Fotheringham said he started riding his wheelchair in a  skate park after his older brother encouraged him to do so and has worked his was up to performing with Nitro Circus.

Fotheringham's chair has suspension and skate board wheels.

Nitro Circus will perform Wed. May 20th at the Sprint Center. Click here for more information.