Episode 43: In this episode Jimmy McKay interviews IRONMAN triathlete and quadriplegic Pieter du Preez. Suffering a cycling accident in 2003 that left him a C6 quadriplegic, he’s the first quadriplegic in the world to finish an IRONMAN. He finished the race in 13 hours and 24 minutes on December 8, 2013 in Busselton, West Australia. He’s also a 2012 Paralympian, a current double world champion in Paracycling, world record holder in the 10,000m T51 on the track, multiple African record holder and winner of Berlin marathon for the 4th year in a row.
Episode sponsored by International Service Learning (www.islonline.org).