Tag: amputee

Zion Harvey – New Hands and New Hope!

Zion Harvey

Nine-year-old Zion Harvey from Maryland is, hands down, one of the most amazing kids you’ll ever meet! He recently made medical history as the first child to have double hand transplant surgery! When Zion was a toddler, his hands and feet had to be removed due to a bad infection. While… Read more »

Jennifer Bricker – Gymnast Born Without Legs Shows That ‘Everything is Possible’

Jennifer Bricker

The story of Jennifer Bricker is one of the most amazing ones we have have ever featured on IMK! It is full of both great life lessons and great surprises. It is a story everyone should know. Jennifer was born in Romania without any legs. She was later adopted by a… Read more »

Braylon O’Neill – When Lifes Throws a Curveball, Hit it Out of the Park

Braylon O'Neill

Braylon O’Neill likes to do the same things that many other athletic 6 year old boys do. His is super active.  He enjoys sports like baseball, gymnastics, swimming, golf and tennis. He also likes to run. The only thing different about Braylon is that he does all of this using two… Read more »

Koni Dole – High School Football Player Returns to Field One Year After Amputation

Koni-Dole

Koni Dole is a high school football player at Huntley Project High School in Montana. Just over one year ago, he broke his leg in a game. It was such a bad injury, that his leg became infected and had to be amputated. ‘As soon as I learned I might… Read more »

Cody McCasland – 10 Year Old Athlete Extraordinaire and Amputee

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Have you ever given up on something because it was too hard?  Have you ever not tried something because you were afraid?  Have you not taken the time to think of a big goal you would like to accomplish in your life? If so, there is a lot that you… Read more »