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What it's like growing up with a disability - A funny, inspiring talk by Dylan Alcott

The Truth About Growing Up Disabled | Dylan Alcott | TEDxYouth@Sydney


Dylan Alcott an Paralympic gold medalist, World Champion, Grand Slam champion and world record holder for both wheelchair basketball and wheelchair tennis. Dylan was born with a large tumor wrapped around his spinal cord, leaving him a paraplegic.


He is a keen advocate for people with disabilities, and is an ambassador for the charities Starlight Foundation and Variety which help change the lives of kids with disabilities across the country. Dylan is also a music enthusiast, and is well known for his wheelchair crowdsurfing at music festivals. Check out his talk... click here


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