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How a Circus Performer Got Back in the Ring after Losing Her Lower Legs

The extraordinary story of Erin Ball.

Erin Ball had been performing as a circus artist for nine years before an accident in the woods in 2014 led to the emergency amputation of her legs below the knee. After learning how to walk again — a painful rehabilitation process that had Ball in the hospital for months — she was determined to return to her passion for circus performing.

“I made a decision that I wanted to get out of the hospital and I wanted to live, and for me, living includes circus.” – Erin Ball

Link to Full Article and Video on CBC Arts