An Inspiring Look At The The Unstoppable Jonas

An Inspiring Look At The The Unstoppable Jonas

Get a cup of coffee, sit back and prepare to be moved… Jonas Letieri is a surfer, standup paddler and quite a remarkable man!  He lost both of his arms below the elbow in a freak accident while volunteering at his church.  He was helping to install a sign when he got electricuted so badly that both his arms caught fire and had to be amputated.  Despite having every reason in the world to give up, Jonas turned to his passion for surfing to help him start a new life!  Here is his story:


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