Paralympian Amy Purdy of Dancing With The Stars Tells Her Story - Rise Above (Part 2):

This week's Rise Above continues our story of Amy Purdy who lost both of her legs due to Bacterial Meningitis and nearly lost her life in the process. She ne...  ...  (+ info)

Amy's story: AAS:

The story of a competitive snowboarder who lost her legs and found meaning.  ...  (+ info)

Batavia swimmer accomplishes a lot with prosthetic legs - DailyHerald:

World-class swimmer Amy Chapman has been a frequent visitor of the prosthetist's office since she was a toddler, getting fitted with new pairs of legs year a...  ...  (+ info)

Kendra 1RM Deadlift of 235#:

StrengthFit athlete, Kendra, setting a new one rep max on the deadlift. She is a congenital amputee and has to wrap a chain around the bar in order to make t...  ...  (+ info)

Jen Bricker[DHD] sister story on GMA - ABC.flv:

Jen Bricker congenital DHD amputee discovers her genetic sisters. Jen was adopted from a Romanian orphanage. Decades later . . . Her sister is a renown gymna...  ...  (+ info)

About Monique:

An interview with the journalist Monique Wijnen, a congenital quadruple amputee, who won in 2008 the CapAward.  ...  (+ info)

Amputee athletes train:

Amputee athletes train.  ...  (+ info)

April 2012 Achilles Freedom Team Athlete of the Month: Cpl Justin Gaertner:

Achilles International - a free running, walking and wheeling program for people with all types of disabilities. Each month, Achilles puts the spotlight on o...  ...  (+ info)

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