Marko Cheseto, a double-leg amputee, found a new life in running. Cheseto has learned to eschew definitions. Kenyan, Alaskan, Floridian, sprinter, marathoner, double-amputee. All the labels fit. He sees himself now as more of an educator and inspirer. Cheseto believes, regardless of the physical state that an individual could be in, there is always that inner power that can help oneself overcome adversity.
Marko story is so inspiring and truly speaks to the power of the human spirit, even after the darkness may change your journey. His world was turned upside down, but his perspective will amazing and inspire you.
There are a great resource to find out more on Marko’s Story on ESPN – Marko’s Story
He is always very approachable so also reach out to him on Instagram – @marathonmarko