This guy is paralyzed from his waist down, but you’d never know it considering he’s a CIRQUE DU SOLEIL performer

Inspirational Motivational of the Day: Cirque du Soleil performer Dergin Tokmak, who became paralyzed from the waist down after contracting polio as a child, performs one of his incredible, inspirational solo crutch-dance routines.

via The Daily What via Reddit


One response

  1. He actually isn’t fully paralyzed, and I only know this because while watching the video I noticed he moved his foot and leg. Read that he has lost control in his left leg and only some in his right leg.

    February 26, 2012 at 1:37 PM

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