Inside with Brett Hawke: Jessica Long

By Fitter and Faster Staff

Jessica Long and Michael Phelps have a lot in common. They both hail from Baltimore, Maryland and both have an extensive collection of swimming medals at the highest level.

A 23x Paralympic medalist, Jessica Long was adopted from Russia at just 1 year old. Born with fibular hemimelia, her legs were amputated at 18 months old.

Her story is UNBELIEVABLE. You do not want to miss this one.

Read her book: Unsinkable: From Russian Orphan to Paralympic World Champion