ESPN Radio Honors 'Barrier Breakers'
January 31, 2008 at 1:37 PM (PT)
ESPN RADIO will join its TV and online sister properties in airing a four-part series, "BARRIER BREAKERS," airing FEBRUARY 5-7th.
The series will feature WILLIE O'REE, who broke the NHL color barrier; KIT DESLAURIERS, who is the only person to climb, then ski down, the Seven Summits of the World; PEGGY LLEWELLYN, who won her first NHRA Pro Stock motorcycle drag race in 2007; and 14-year-old wheelchair skateboarder AARON FOTHERINGHAM, the first to successfully land a wheelchair backflip.
O'REE will be appearing with DOUG GOTTLIEB on "THE PULSE" on FEBRUARY 5th, with LLEWELLYN guesting on "GAMENIGHT" FEBRUARY 6th and DESLAURIERS and FOTHERINGHAM appearing on "ALLNIGHT WITH JASON SMITH" on FEBRUARY 7th.