Snowboarding Uphill With the Real Life Wonder Woman, Amy Purdy - NBC 10 Philadelphia

    Snowboarding Uphill With the Real Life Wonder Woman, Amy Purdy

    After suffering a double leg amputation and kidney transplant due to meningitis, Amy Purdy has defied all odds and rocked the world of sports by developing her own prosthetic legs for snowboarding and bringing home a bronze in the 2014 Paralympic Games in Sochi. Amy has also created an organization to help people with disabilities get back in the game of board sports. On top of all this, she's an accomplished speaker and runner up in Dancing With The Stars. (Published Sunday, Feb 4, 2018) After suffering a double leg amputation and kidney transplant due to meningitis, Amy Purdy has defied all odds and rocked the world of sports by... See More