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Fastest Man in the World: The Tony Volpentest Story By Tony Volpentest,

  • Title: Fastest Man in the World: The Tony Volpentest Story
  • Author: Tony Volpentest
  • ISBN: 9781940784076
  • Page: 354
  • Format: Paperback
  • Tony Volpentest, a four time Gold Medalist and five time World Champion sprinter, holds the title as the fastest runner in the world But the awards would be hard won Born without hands and feet a condition so rare it does not have a name Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations Tony proved them all wrong when he started wTony Volpentest, a four time Gold Medalist and five time World Champion sprinter, holds the title as the fastest runner in the world But the awards would be hard won Born without hands and feet a condition so rare it does not have a name Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations Tony proved them all wrong when he started walking at fifteen months old, and went on to do everything any other kid could do ride a bike, play basketball, learn to write In high school he took up the least likely sport for someone without feet track Through sheer will, determination, and perseverance he went from last place in every race to the pinnacle of his sport becoming a Paralympic gold medalist and world record holder a tour de force who dominated the sprint distances Tony Volpentest, a 2012 nominee for the Olympic Hall of Fame and is a member of the U.S Olympic Committee s Team USA Ambassador Program He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards including the United States Olympic Committee Athlete of the Year, Sports Star of the Year, and Sports Illustrated Athlete of the Year He has served as the national spokesman for Shriners Hospitals, and has been featured on radio and TV talk shows around the globe.
    Fastest Man in the World The Tony Volpentest Story Tony Volpentest a four time Gold Medalist and five time World Champion sprinter holds the title as the fastest runner in the world But the awards would be hard won Born without hands and feet a cond

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