amputee

149 – Double Amputee Roderick Sewell “Too Blessed to be Stressed”

Roderick Sewell is the kind of person who lights up a room with his smile and his energy. Depending on the situation (like if he's in a swimsuit or not!), you may never realize that he is a double above knee amputee. Most of the time it wouldn't matter, but when it comes to breaking barriers and inspiring people to do things that they have no idea they can do, it matters - a lot.

Mile Repeat 5 – Amputee Athlete Emily Harvey is an Ironman with 48 Seconds to Spare

Emily Harvey’s leg was amputated when she was 2 because she had a condition called fibular hemimelia, which means she was missing her fibula bone and her left leg was substantially shorter than her right.  She grew up not really knowing any different, and even asked her grandma at some point when she got her […]

73 – Ultrarunner Dave Mackey Survived a 400 Pound Rock but his Leg Didn’t

  Meet Dave Mackey – endurance athlete, father, husband, physician assistant, and ultrarunning legend. Dave is an extraordinary person who has been through an extraordinary event that changed his life but it didn’t change who he is. Many years ago he discovered the soul-freeing nature of trail running and he became really REALLY good at it. Dave […]

37 – Emily Harvey Amputee Athlete on Rocking Your Differences

Meet Emily Harvey – disability right attorney, wife, fitness model, founder of non-profit LIM359, and amputee athlete. Emily’s leg was amputated when she was two because she had a condition called fibular hemimelia, which means she was missing her fibula bone and her left leg was substantially shorter than her right.  She grew up not really knowing any different, and […]