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Bruce Cook smiles into the camera. He is seated in a wheelchair.

By Hook or By Cook

Bruce Cook, a stunt motocross rider who is disabled, wants to help others with disabilities enjoy life’s possibilities with the unique innovations that he creates.

By Hook or By Cook

Bruce Cook, a stunt motocross rider who is disabled, wants to help others with disabilities enjoy life’s possibilities with the unique innovations that he creates.

  • Episode 8, Karen

    Episode 8, Karen

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Karen’s love for the outdoors and desire to feel the rush of excitement is taking her on a jetboat adventure up in northern B.C. In order to prepare for the extreme terrain, Bruce takes Karen on a side-by-side RZR to test her stability and handle on speed.

  • Episode 7, Carly

    Episode 7, Carly

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Carly, a former national para-skier, has never let vision loss hold her back from being healthy and active. Bruce is going to take Carly kayaking, but before they head for rough waters, they’ll test their stability and fatigue.

  • Episode 6, Louise

    Episode 6, Louise

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Louise, a once independent woman who loved the freedom of going where she wanted, whenever she wanted, is now feeling lost with her new life in a wheelchair. Bruce has a few tricks up his sleeve, but they will require Louise will have to roll way outside of her comfort zone.

  • Episode 5, Ishan & Shanaya

    Episode 5, Ishan & Shanaya

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Siblings Ishan and Shanaya were both born with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. The self-proclaimed "control freaks" want to get away from their repetitive day-to-day lives and relish in the excitement of not knowing what’s coming next.

  • Episode 4, Jenna

    Episode 4, Jenna

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Jenna has a hard time asking for help, but her tenacious and daring side is thirsty for adventure. She has always dreamed of flying and feeling the freedom of floating in the air. With the help of Bruce’s friend, Barry, Jenna will realize her childhood dream.

  • Episode 3, Liam

    Episode 3, Liam

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Liam missed out on an ordinary childhood that most take for granted, and Bruce wants to give him an experience that will test his courage, determination and trust. After a warm-up climb indoors, they head outside to find one of nature’s bona fide rock walls.

  • Episode 2, Mitch

    Episode 2, Mitch

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    When a mountain biking accident left Mitch paralyzed, he felt like he lost his purpose in life. The adrenaline junkie dreams of the day he can ride down his favourite trail again. Bruce has adventures in store for Mitch he hopes will bring back a piece of who he was.

  • Episode 1, Joanne

    Episode 1, Joanne

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    Having battled with the realities of multiple sclerosis for 46 years, Joanne craves independence and the feeling of freedom. To prove to herself and her family that she is capable, Joanne takes on her biggest fear: heights.