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Since Childhood Divij Shah has had a dream to represent India in sport.

By October 29, 2019 Disability, NDIS

Divij Shah lost his hand as a four-year-old in an elevator door accident.

At first, a lot of people put my first win down to luck, that you can always get lucky the first time. So I went ahead with a year-long training plan and now I got myself my own bike and then I was presented with another opportunity at Myanmar in 2018.  At the end, the results came out and I won silver again.

At 25 he had completed an MBA in finance, moved to Bengaluru to work as a financial analyst before picking up cycling. In India, there are no dedicated cycling lanes and no cycles customised for amputees, but he was determined to break the stereotypes and carve a path to success.

Read more at: https://yourstory.com/2017/08/divij-shah-silver-medal-asian-cycling-championship

“The goal was easy; go as fast as you can, push as hard as you can”

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