December 11, 2022
Inspiring Stories with Jessica Long
She is one of America’s most decorated athletes of all time. But before that, Jessica Long was born in Siberia as Tatiana Olegovna Kirillova and was abandoned by teenage parents. Born without bones in her feet due to a congenital defect, her early life consisted of 25 surgeries including the amputation of both of her legs. Then, she started to swim.