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Arielle Rausin

Alexis Wernsing Innovation Award—University of Illinois

Arielle Rausin is from Cape Coral, FL and came to Illinois to race as a member of the Wheelchair Racing Team in the fall of 2012. She graduated from the College of Business at the University of Illinois in December of 2016. Arielle started Ingenium as a way to improve access for people with disabilities to adaptive sports. She knows that wheelchair racing has changed her life in many ways and wants to give others that opportunity.

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