Think You’ve Got It Tough? Meet The Omaha Wrestler Who Competes With No Hands [VIDEO]
There’s an Omaha, Nebraska Westside High School wrestler who proves the difference between the impossible and possible lies in a man’s determination. Meet Maks Richards, he was born without hands. Maks is a wrestler and the sophomore is no slouch. He has two varsity wins.
Richards has been surprising people throughout his career. Read more and watch Maks in action after the jump.
He even ran six miles barefoot at practice one day because he forgot his shoes. Richards said it’s a work ethic he developed back in seventh-grade gym class. That opened the door to wrestling. Richards made the varsity squad, but even more impressive than that, it’s just his third year in the sport.
Richards is finding that his success is getting him more attention. The season is over for this year, but he said he’ll be back stronger than ever next year.
Watch Maks in action in the video below.