Extraordinary People

Season 6 Episode 11

The Fastest Man on No Legs

Aired Unknown Mar 05, 2008 on Channel Five
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The Fastest Man on No Legs
In this report by Extraordinary People, Oscar Pistorius, a South African Para-olympic champion, had his legs amputated when he was born. Today, he uses state-of-the art artifical legs with carbon fiber feet to run. Over the course of a year, he tries to break into the world of normal athletic competition while the International Association of Athletics Federation considers whether he has an unfair advantage or not using his artificial legs.moreless

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