Medal Quest

Blake Leeper: “I really wanted to get faster.”

Clip: Season 1 | 3m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

Blake Leeper wasn’t satisfied with the silver medal he won at last year’s Parapan American Games. He wanted to run faster, and after that competition, he tells MEDAL QUEST, he worked with his prosthetist to make running legs that fit him just perfect.”

Aired: 09/04/12

Rating: NR

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