Amazing girl with amazing strength of will and lust for life.
Each of them has its own personal story, but they share a common trait: they survived and went forward. With crazy energy and desire to live, enjoying each day.
Jess Quinn lost his leg due to cancer
23-year-old Jesse Quinn stales without a leg in 9 years. She is now a successful blogger, motivating by example, tens of thousands of people. Her fans believe that she could succeed as a model.
Mandy Howat left without a leg in a rail accident
24-year-old American went with friends to the bar. Then I found myself in the er with amputated legs. The doctors told her that she was hit by a train. Mandy says that after the tragedy, she began to lead even more active lives than ever before. She is Boxing and horse riding.
Tanya Trimborn was born without legs due to Chernobyl radiation
Tatiana lived and was raised in an orphanage in Belarus. Then she studied at the boarding school together with other children with the physical characteristics. Her dentures were in those years made of wood. Tanya moved to Kansas city in 2008, went to College and became eventually a publicist. The girl fell in love with the gym. Now she’s training very seriously. Participates in marathons, wants to do a triathlon.
Aimee Mullins legs were amputated when she was one year old
Aimee Mullins included in the list of the 50 most beautiful people in the world. Model, actress and Olympic champion. In youth she was not only active in sports, but also managed to wear shoes on a small heel, although her implants were designed only for orthopedic shoes. She proved to themselves and others that they don’t dictate lifestyle.
Amy Purdy lost both her legs at age 19 after suffering infection meningitis
After the incident, the girl promised myself that not only learn how to live with your new body, but will continue to do what you love — snowboarding. In order to return to extreme sports, Amy had to create a matching pair of dentures. As a result, she became a professional athlete at the Olympic games in Sochi in 2014 won the bronze medal.