Who never stop trying until they achieve what they always wanted.
If all your body parts are safe and working then there is nothing you cant do or cant achieve. Today we are going to tell you stories of 8 people who are disabled but still they are more alive than many of us. I believe this post will definitely give you a dose of inspiration.
When she was 13, Bethany lost her arm during an accident while surfing. A shark bit off her arm below the shoulder and it seemed like she will never be able to achieve her dream of becoming a professional surfer but after 4 weeks of bed rest, she started surfing and within two year she won her first national title.
Bethany is one of the best professional female surfer in the world, along with that she is also a wife and a fitness expert.
Luca is a Canadian breakdancer who born with arthrogryposis, In this disorder there is limited join movement and poor muscle growth. At the age of 15, Luca started loving b-boying and started representing his Canada in top level international events.
He has performed with Ellen and Kanye West during Vancouver 2010 Paralympic opening ceremony.
At the age of 19, Amy lost her spleen, both legs and also her kidney stopped working because of bacterial meningitis. Doctors said there are very less chances of her surviving and they put her in coma. 3 years later, she received a kidney transplant and got prosthetic legs which helped her to follow her passion of snowboarding.
Today Amy is one of the best snowboarder in the USA and she also won a bronze medal in 2014 during Paralympics .
Aaron was born with spinal condition named spina bifida in which he could not feel his legs. By age 8, he was bound to a wheelchair full-time. But has never stopped chasing his dreams. He began following his brother to skate parks and became hooked. Using a customized wheelchair. Aaron began to win a few BMX freestyle competitions, and in 2006 landed the first ever wheelchair backflip, and four years later, the first ever double backflip. He has been a coach and mentor to kids with disabilities and continues to tour with the action sports road show nitro circus.
Spencer lost his legs at the age of five due to some genetic disorder but this did not let Spencer limit himself and pursue his goals. In 2012, Spencer climbed over 19,000 to the top of mount Kilimanjaro and raise $5,00,000 for free the children. He is also a motivational speaker.
These two beautiful ladies were born with down syndrome but this condition did not stop them from achieving their dream of becoming actress.
Lauren Potter was a series regular on the TV show Glee’and in 2011 was appointed to the president’s committee for people with intellectual disabilities.
Jamie began taking theater and improve classes as a teenager and has appeared in four seasons of ‘American Horror Story’ and is involved with several non-profit organizations. In 2015, she became the first woman with down syndrome to walk the runway at New York fashion week.
Cornel Born without forearms and having a leg amputated as a baby, Cornel Hrisca-Munn was pulled from a Romanian orphanage and brought over to England. Throughout childhood, Cornel rode in bike-a-thons, swam, and as he got older, developed an interest in music and amazingly taught himself how to play drums and bass.
Angela Bachiller was also born with down syndrome and she shook the political world in 2013 when she became the first person to hold public office in Valladolid, Spain with down syndrome.
She got appreciation from all over the world because it will really very inspiring to see a person with such condition in public office as many people will down syndrome are ineligible to vote because of their condition.