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AMPUSKI (Kellie Hanna) Woody Thorton started a group called "ampuski" where people that are amputees can go water skiing.
John Lawson, who lost both of his hands in an accident, Stacy James, who is a quadriplegic from an accident, and Woody Thorton, who lost both of his feet in an accident, all come together to water ski together.
John and Woody both say they grew up on the water and it was just natural for them to continue to do the sport. Stacy says she loves the outdoors so she wanted to try it. She said if she liked it then great, and if she didn't like it, she just wouldn't do it again.
The video of the three of them has gone viral and has been inspiring so many others to not let their disability stop them from doing what they love to do.
John Lawson says he doesn't wake up every day thinking he wants to inspire people, rather he lives his life the best he can.
The organization behind apuski is called CAST Ministries. For more information: Click Here.