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BR Native wins gold in Pyeong Chang

Paralympian Brenna Huckaby is taking over the snowboarding and modeling world one gold medal at a time.

Originally from Baton Rouge, Huckaby was diagnosed with osteosarcoma and had her right leg amputated in 2010. Fast forward 8 years, she’s won the gold medal for Team USA in snowboard cross, given birth to her daughter Lilah and became the first amputee to appear in the Swimsuit Edition of Sports Illustrated. Click here to read more about Huckaby’s accomplishments.

Image: TeamUSA.org

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