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The Man Who Never Gives Up - Abhishek Thaware

Abhishek Thaware

What does a polio stricken marathon runner do when an injury leaves him unable to run? he goes and shoots arrows with his teeth. Meet Abhishek Thaware, the man who never quits.

An athlete and a marathon runner, he had to quit running due to a leg injury. But there is nothing keeping him down as he then swiftly moved to archery. Unable to use his right hand due to polio, he devised his own way!

He started using his teeth to shoot arrows. In his early days of training, he completed a month's target in just 2-3 days. No, what an average wrestler can't pull with his hands, he pulls with his teeth! He is eyeing the gold medal in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics for India!