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How a circus performer got back in the ring after losing her lower legs

Erin Ball talks about her rehabilitation journey and about the freedom she's discovered in performing without her prostheses.

Watch the extraordinary story of Erin Ball

After suffering the loss of both lower legs, it was love of the circus and intense training that made Erin Ball want to carry on. 3:19

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Mercedes Grundy

Mercedes Grundy has been producing videos for CBC Arts and Exhibitionists since 2015. She is a unabashed Leonardo DiCaprio enthusiast with an educational background in photography, and produces film and theatre when not busy here at the CBC. And while her love for the arts does not discriminate, she openly acknowledges she is a horrible dancer.

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