Adam Gorlitsky is paralysed from the waist down, but despite his disability he finished the Charleston Marathon in 33 hours, 16 minutes and 28 seconds. Mr Gorlitsky says he does not think people’s “adversity should define who they are”.

Adam Gorlitsky is paralysed from the waist down, however regardless of his incapacity he performed the Charleston Marathon in 33 hours, 16 minutes and 28 seconds.

Mr Gorlitsky says he doesn’t teach of us’s “adversity must outline who they are”.

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