Amy Purdy

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Amy Purdy: Goalcast: How to Live Beyond Your Limits And Achieve Your Dreams
Amy Purdy: Greeting Adversity
Amy Purdy: TEDx: Living Beyond Limits

Amy Purdy

U.S. Paralympian / Dancing with the Stars Competitor / Adaptive Snowboarder and Advocate

About Amy Purdy

Amy Purdy has lived an incredible life. She grew up with the love of nature, health wellness and travel. She was also a passionate snowboarder. At 19, her life took a detour. After experiencing flu-like symptoms, Amy was rushed to the hospital in a state of septic shock. When she entered into the hospital she was given less than a 2% chance of survival, put on life support and placed into a coma.

After multiple blood transfusions, and the removal of her ruptured spleen, doctors diagnosed Amy with ...