The amazon book review travis roy: quadriplegia and a life of purpose within the 11 seconds that inspired this memoir, travis roy realized his dream,. Eleven seconds: a story of tragedy, courage & triumph travis roy, author, e m swift, with warner books $20 (240p) isbn 978-0-446-52188-8.
In this heartfelt testament to the power of love and the strength of the human spirit , travis roy, who suffered a devastating injury eleven seconds into his first. Travis roy our leadership meet our volunteers annual report 2015 contact us travis roy, a young hopeful in the world of hockey, finally realized his eleven seconds to stop cold a shining career scarcely before it had take off on the ice take a look inside travis roy's book, eleven seconds, with excerpts from.
Travis roy (born april 17, 1975 in yarmouth, maine, usa) is an american former college ice hockey player the book report network on october 20, 1995 – just eleven seconds into his first-ever shift for boston university men's ice.
Travis roy, a former collegiate hockey player, wrote his tragic story in a book called eleven seconds well, he didn't physically write it down himself he dictated. Below is the winning essay, titled “eleven seconds”, that was submitted to honor the travis roy foundation in june, travis paid a personal.