COMM: Italo has competed professionally against abled body skaters for 5 years, having lost his legs at just 11 years old when he tried to hitch
a lift on a train to catch up with his friends. COMM: One of Italo’s legs had been completely severed on the tracks and the other had to be amputated. COMM: But Italo’s spirit wasn’t broken and he soon started to come
to terms with his injuries.