Armless, Legless Man to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

A congenital birth defect left 25-year-old Kyle Maynard a quadruple amputee, but that won't stop him from braving one of the toughest physical tests a person can face -- the nearly 20,000 foot climb up Mount Kilimanjaro. Though Maynard's arms end at his elbows and his legs stop at his knees, he will use no assistive device to climb the highest peak in Africa. He'll make the climb using only pieces of bicycle tire taped to the ends of his limbs with heavy duty tape. "This is something I've...Full Story
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