Amy Purdy

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Place: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/07/1979, Scorpio
  • Profession: Snowboarder
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Amy Purdy Fast Facts:
  • Contracted bacterial meningitis at age 19 and had to have both of her legs amputated below the knee; also lost her spleen and had a kidney donated to her by her father.
  • Co-founded (with Daniel Gale) Adaptive Action Sports, a non-profit that introduces sports to people with physical disabilities, in 2005.
  • Appeared on The Amazing Race in 2012.
  • Competed in the debut of snowboard cross at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
  • Appeared on Dancing with the Stars in 2014, partnered with Derek Hough.
  • Tours as a motivational speaker.
  • Amy Purdy Relationships:
  • Stef Purdy - Father
  • Sheri Purdy - Mother
  • Crystal - Sister
  • Daniel Gale - Significant Other

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