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VIDEO: Yannis Pelé has been Reborn on a Mountain Bike

A 2016 crash left Yannis Pelé with a serious spinal injury and slim chances of ever walking again, much less mountain biking at a professional level. However, the then-teenager wasn't content to spend the rest of his life in a wheelchair, and put his all into physical therapy and rehabilitation.

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Now, years later, Yannis isn't yet completely back to his pre-injury capacity, but is well on his way, and clearly has the motivation to finish the job. 

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stash member Zack Skovron

Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, now living in Jackson, WY. I’m an avid skier, biker, hiker, climber, and fisherman. Outside of sports, my major interests focus on public policy surrounding land use and energy systems.