Meet 13-year-old UK Skateboarder LILY RICE!!!
The BRITISH teenager has a condition called HEREDITARY SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA (HSP) which is a group of hereditary, degenerative, neurological disorders that primarily affect the upper motor neurons. Upper motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord deliver signals to the lower motor neurons, which in turn, carry messages to the muscles. In hereditary spastic paraplegia, upper motor neurons slowly degenerate so the muscles do not receive the correct messages, causing progressive
In September 2017, LILY RICE became only the SECOND FEMALE WORLDWIDE to land a SUCCESSFUL WHEELCHAIR BACKFLIP.