Unicycles make mark in New York City
NEW YORK -- Five years ago, Carl Watley had a hard time walking. The Hillside, N.J., man was suffering from a degenerative bone disease in his spine, and he spent a lot of time in bed on pain medication. With the help of a support group, Watley met another man with a similar condition, but this man reported less pain, in part because he rode a unicycle.
That was reason enough for Watley, who is now 59, to saddle up.
Flash forward to this past Saturday on Governors Island. ...
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