Daily Archives: October 11, 2013
When Muffy Davis was a teenager, she used to ski against Picabo Street, the two rivals dreaming of someday competing for Olympic gold.
Davis had that dream taken away when she was just 16 years old. During a downhill training run, Davis veered off course and suffered a severe spinal cord injury that left her paralyzed from the middle of her chest down.
But Davis’s Olympic dream turned out to be more durable than she could have imagined. With enough determination, she was able to make it come true after all.