It’s rare for a single man to climb the tallest peak on each continent and kayak down the Grand Canyon’s Granite Rapids. But to do so without his sight? Erik Weihenmayer is the definition of determination.
Erik lost his sight at the early age of 14. But despite his blindness, he has accomplished that which few have. He continues to push the limits on what he, and other’s in his circumstance, can accomplish. This video catches footage of Erik as he kayaks down the treacherous Granite Rapids.
Written by Alec Ross