Man With Spastic Cerebral Palsy Who Wasn’t Expected To Walk Is Now An Accomplished Athlete

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This young man shows us that physical limitations are no match for drive and fearlessness.

Ben Jackson, a 20-year-old athlete from Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, is an avid wrestler and currently training to someday compete in international weightlifting. He also has spastic cerebral palsy, a condition that the CDC describes as a movement disorder that comes from increased muscle tone, resulting in stiff muscles and awkward movement.

Jackson's determination is the subject of a new ad from Gatorade, called "Ben Jackson, Never Finished."

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