Manage episode 288081155 series 2829426
Jimmy Choi was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease at the age of 27. After an extended period of time where he did not manage his disease, and a fall down a flight of stairs with his young son, Jimmy decided to take back what PD had robbed from him physically, mentally, and emotionally. He is an accomplished athlete and you may recognize Jimmy Choi from American Ninja Warrior where he has competed for four straight years. He showed the world that Parkinson’s will not stop him, and he has inspired many more to not let a diagnosis define you.