Eric Wooten, founder of Other Side of the Dunes, is seen in this image taken from video Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 in St. Petersburg. Wooten works with friend Chance Blaker who builds the custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs in Foley, Alabama. Chance Blaker poses for a photograph while sitting in a custom, all terrain wheelchair he built Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at his workshop in Foley, Alabama. Blaker builds custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs for a St. Petersburg non-profit called Other Side of the Dunes. CHRIS URSO | Times
Eric Wooten, founder of Other Side of the Dunes, is seen in this image taken from video Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 in St. Petersburg. Wooten works with friend Chance Blaker who builds the custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs in Foley, Alabama. Chance Blaker poses for a photograph while sitting in a custom, all terrain wheelchair he built Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at his workshop in Foley, Alabama. Blaker builds custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs for a St. Petersburg non-profit called Other Side of the Dunes. CHRIS URSO | Times

“We want it to be something that it might not be able to heal your body, but our idea is we are going to try to help heal the mind.” Eric Wooten, Other Side of the Dunes founder.

Chance Blaker works on a wheel that will become part of a custom built, all terrain wheelchair Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at his workshop in Foley, Alabama. Blaker builds custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs for a St. Petersburg non-profit called Other Side of the Dunes. Eric Wooten, the founder of the non-profit, and Blaker met while in the Marines and reconnected years later. CHRIS URSO | Times
Chance Blaker works on a wheel that will become part of a custom built, all terrain wheelchair Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at his workshop in Foley, Alabama. Blaker builds custom, motorized, all terrain wheelchairs for a St. Petersburg non-profit called Other Side of the Dunes. Eric Wooten, the founder of the non-profit, and Blaker met while in the Marines and reconnected years later. CHRIS URSO | Times