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WATCH: Skateboarder with no legs is more talented than you

Despite his disadvantage, Italo Romano reached the semi-finals of a pro skating tournament in Florida over the weekend.

ITALO ROMANO IS one of those inspirational individuals you come across every so often.

The 24-year-old Brazilian lost two limbs in a train accident when he was a teenager but that hasn’t stopped him from continuing his passion for skateboarding and, over the weekend, he remarkably made it to the semi-finals of the Tampa Pro 2012 in Florida.

Check him out here:
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(h/t: James Dart)

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