E01 - Amanda Rummery on Losing Her Arm, Team Canada Para Track & Field, and Handling Adversity - Episode 1

COMFORT BREEDS COMPLACENCY by Nick Pelletier
Amanda Rummery is a Canadian Para Track & Field athlete who competes in the 400m sprint event. After losing her arm due to complications from an ATV accident, Amanda made the best of her situation and trained to become a track & field athlete. She now competes around the world with Team Canada, has numerous sponsors, as well as a great pe  ...  See more
Oct 25 2022
Episode’s Chapters
  • 00:00:00 - 00:01:42
    00:00:00 - 00:01:42Intro & Hello
  • 00:01:42 - 00:06:37
    00:01:42 - 00:06:37Arm Injury
  • 00:06:37 - 00:11:25
    00:06:37 - 00:11:25Arm Amputation
  • 00:11:25 - 00:13:48
    00:11:25 - 00:13:48Phantom Limb Pain
  • 00:13:48 - 00:15:49
    00:13:48 - 00:15:49Dealing With Adversity
  • 00:15:49 - 00:19:15
    00:15:49 - 00:19:15False Hope
  • 00:19:15 - 00:20:43
    00:19:15 - 00:20:43Early Life
  • 00:20:43 - 00:21:30
    00:20:43 - 00:21:30Sponsors
  • 00:21:30 - 00:27:58
    00:21:30 - 00:27:58Track & Field
  • 00:27:58 - 00:30:25
    00:27:58 - 00:30:25Para Athlete Challenges
  • 00:30:25 - 00:33:03
    00:30:25 - 00:33:03Training Schedule
  • 00:33:03 - 00:35:56
    00:33:03 - 00:35:56Cross Training Activities
  • 00:35:56 - 00:39:19
    00:35:56 - 00:39:19Transitioning Into a Track Athlete
  • 00:39:19 - 00:43:10
    00:39:19 - 00:43:10Teammates
  • 00:43:10 - 00:45:10
    00:43:10 - 00:45:10University Eligibility
  • 00:45:10 - 00:49:17
    00:45:10 - 00:49:17Earning Money as an Athlete
  • 00:49:17 - 00:52:34
    00:49:17 - 00:52:34Racing Season
  • 00:52:34 - 00:53:30
    00:52:34 - 00:53:30Olympics vs Paralympics
  • 00:53:30 - 00:54:56
    00:53:30 - 00:54:56Diet
  • 00:54:56 - 00:56:12
    00:54:56 - 00:56:12Off Season
  • 00:56:12 - 00:58:04
    00:56:12 - 00:58:04Professional Career Future
  • 00:58:04 - 01:00:05
    00:58:04 - 01:00:05Endurance Training
  • 01:00:05 - 01:01:34
    01:00:05 - 01:01:34Message of Advice
  • 01:01:34 - 01:02:12
    01:01:34 - 01:02:12Goodbye & Outro
Keywords
amputationtrack and fieldteam canadaparaamanda rummery