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Janine Shepherd:
Janine Shepherd: Un corp ruinat nu-i o persoană ruinată

TEDxKC · 18:57 · Filmed Oct 2012
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Schioara de schi fond Janine Shepherd avea speranțe de medalie olimpică – până când a fost lovită de un TIR în timpul unei ture de bicicletă de antrenament. Ne împărtășește o poveste tulburătoare despre posibilitatea omului de a se recupera. Mesajul ei este: nu sunteți corpul vostru fizic, renunțarea la vechile vise poate face loc altora noi să se ridice spre cer.

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Athlete Janine Shepherd was rendered a partial paraplegic when she was hit by a truck during an Olympic training bike ride. Doctors didn't expect her to recover. But she not only learned to walk again — she learned to fly. Full bio

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