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Author: Ian Winson; Steve Kilgallon
Publisher: [Auckland] : Penguin Books, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Watercare engineer Ian Winson was seriously injured in a gas explosion in Onehunga, Auckland, in 2011, an incident that killed a colleague. It cost Ian both his legs, caused severe damage to his arms, gave him a brain injury and left him close to death. On that morning he went from being an Ironman competitor to a double amputee requiring much medical intervention and months of rehabilitation just to reach a stage  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Never give up
Named Person: Ian Winson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Winson; Steve Kilgallon
ISBN: 9780143573432 0143573438
OCLC Number: 946520837
Description: 223 pages : colour illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ian Winson ; with Steve Kilgallon.

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"Watercare engineer Ian Winson was seriously injured in a gas explosion in Onehunga, Auckland, in 2011, an incident that killed a colleague. It cost Ian both his legs, caused severe damage to his arms, gave him a brain injury and left him close to death. On that morning he went from being an Ironman competitor to a double amputee requiring much medical intervention and months of rehabilitation just to reach a stage of basic mobility. His story is one of bravery, incredible determination, redefining oneself, a family's love, and unerring hope"--Back cover.

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