My name is Alexander and I'm 3 years old and I love Batman and Lightning McQueen! When I turned 2 I was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Type II. It makes me weaker over time, but mommy and daddy say that we will fight it like superheroes! In fact, I've started a treatment that will hopefully help me kick this things butt! You can learn about my journey here. Just start scrolling.

Super Go Go!

Alexander had the opportunity to try a new power wheelchair during his visit to Camp Gizmo!  He did really well and loved his independence! Here is him getting in it for the first time (with older brothers watching): .. a little later and a little more experienced: