Bodybuilder Tanelle Bolt was paralyzed, so she became a super competitive para-athlete and now is featured in Shape!

TANELLE BOLT BECAME A PARAPLEGIC WHEN SHE BROKE HER BACK JUMPING OFF A 60′ BRIDGE WITH FRIENDS. THE IMPACT RESULTED IN A COMPLETE INJURY FROM HER T6 VERTEBRAE DOWN.

WHILE TANELLE WANTS TO ACHIEVE THE ULTIMATE GOAL OF GETTING BACK ON HER FEET, IN THE MEANTIME, SHE PLANS TO ACHIEVE THE GOAL OF BECOMING A COMPETITIVE PARA-CANADIAN ATHLETE IN BOTH A SUMMER (SURFING) AND WINTER (SKIING) DISCIPLINES.