KidzTube
Welcome
Login / Register

Athlete’s Paralympic Journey Inspired by Prosthetic Tail Dolphin | Our Blue Planet | Earth Unplugged

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

URL

You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Sorry, only registred users can create playlists.
URL


 Biology   |   Motivational   |   Science   |   Sports
 Find Related Videos  added
246 Views

Description

When quadruple amputee Ellie Challis met Winter the dolphin at Clearwater Aquarium in Florida it changed her life. Winter lost her tail as a calf and has adapted to life with a prosthetic. Elie was so inspired she decided to learn to swim and now dreams of competing at the Paralympics.
Subscribe: http://bit.ly/SubscribeToEarthUnplugged

With thanks to Ellie and her Dad Paul; Phoenix Swimming Club and Clearwater Marine Aquarium. See more from Clearwater on their YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/ClearwaterAquarium

#OurBluePlanet is a digital project between BBC Earth and Ocean X Media. Join the conversation over on Twitter @OurBluePlanet. OceanX Media are a team of scientists, explorers and filmmakers driven to discover what lies beneath the waves and to document untold ocean stories. You can find out more here: http://www.oceanx.org

Animal Slow Motion: http://bit.ly/EarthUnpluggedSlowMotionTimelapse
Expeditions: http://bit.ly/EarthUnpluggedExpeditionsAndLocationFilms
Big Questions with Maddie Moate: http://bit.ly/BigQuestionsWithMaddieMoate
Wilderness Sessions: http://bit.ly/WildernessSessionsFilms

Check out the other two channels in the BBC Earth network:
BBC Earth: http://bit.ly/BBCEarthYouTubeChannel
BBC Earth Lab: http://bit.ly/BBCEarthLabYouTubeChannel  

Welcome to Earth Unplugged! We make films about the incredible natural world, we investigate the conundrums, quirks and beautiful science of our amazing planet, delving into the BBC vaults and mixing it up with our own stuff to take a brand new look at Earth.

Want to share your views with the team behind BBC Earth and win prizes? Join our fan panel here: http://tinyurl.com/YouTube-BBCEarth-FanPanel

This is a channel from BBC Worldwide who help fund new BBC programmes.
Service information and feedback: http://bbcworldwide.com/vod-feedback--contact-details.aspx

Post your comment

Comments

Be the first to comment









RSS