Instagram’s Most Famous Adaptive Athlete Zack Ruhl Tells His Story

February 11, 2016

Over the past several months Zack Ruhl has blown up Instagram with his incredible adaptive CrossFit training clips, and now he continues to inspire people with this short bio from Great Big Story.


Zack Ruhl is stronger than you. The 26-year-old double amputee CrossFit instructor bench presses 445 pounds and can climb a rope while attached to his wheelchair. And that’s not all — Ruhl owns a gym and trains other adaptive athletes for free.

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