As per our current Database, Travis Roy is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Travis Roy is 47 years, 4 months and 0 days old. Travis Roy will celebrate 48rd birthday on a Monday 17th of April 2023. Below we countdown to Travis Roy upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Travis Roy|
|Age||45 years old|
|Born||April 17, 1975 (Maine)|
Travis Roy’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.
Travis Roy was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
After his collegiate ice hockey career ended with an accident that left him quadriplegic, he co-wrote an autobiography titled Eleven Seconds and launched The Travis Roy Foundation to fund medical research and to assist fellow survivors of spinal cord injuries.
After playing on the ice hockey teams at North Yarmouth Academy and Tabor Academy, he matriculated at Boston University on an ice hockey scholarship. Tragically, he was injured during his very first game with the university's men's team.
In the late 1990s, North Yarmouth Academy named its ice hockey arena in Roy's honor.
Born to Lee and Brenda Roy, he spent his early years in Augusta and Yarmouth, Maine.
Roy and Brooke Ellison -- a graduate of Harvard University and the subject of the TV movie The Brooke Ellison Story -- both achieved great things despite being quadriplegic as the result of early accidents.