Amy Purdy

Living beyond limits

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TEDxOrangeCoast
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When she was 19, Amy Purdy lost both her legs below the knee. And now ... she's a pro snowboarder (and a killer competitor on "Dancing with the Stars"!). In this powerful talk, she shows us how to draw inspiration from life's obstacles.

Amy Purdy
/ Pro snowboarder

Amy Purdy became a professional snowboarder despite losing both her legs to meningitis. She encourages us to take control of our lives, and our limits.  Full bio.

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