Press Play: Gomes Donates Defibrillators to Providence Group; VASS Challenge Coming Up

Ryan Gomes – Hoops for Heart Health (0:31)

Minnesota Timberwolves F Ryan Gomes, a Providence grad, was featured in this video during a timeout at the Providence College-Villanova University game on February 4. During the game, two Automated External Defibrillators were donated to the John Hope Settlement House in Providence by Gomes’ Hoops for Heart Health Foundation.

Video added to YouTube: February 5, 2009

VASS – Skiing Removes Barriers (0:41)

The second annual VASS Challenge Cup is slated for February 29 in Vancouver. Supporting Vancouver Adaptive Snow Sports, the event pits a team of three skiers/boarders with one athlete with a disability.

Video added to YouTube: February 5, 2009