Bodybuilder With Cerebral Palsy Inspires Others [VIDEO]
I absolutely love to share stories of inspiration. I’m so in awe of people who have the grit and determination to realize their goals and dreams, even when the odds are stacked against them. It makes me grateful for all of my blessings and gives me the push I sometimes need to strive for my dreams, too.Stevie Zee is a professional bodybuilder from Portland, Ore. But Stevie is not your everyday, “run of the mill” bodybuilder. Stevie is a body builder who has cerebral palsy. Stevie is a man who, I’m sure, has never said “never!”
Stevie’s cerebral palsy causes him to have involuntary muscle spasms and difficulty moving. His disease has kept him from his goal of showing off his physique onstage. But 15 years ago, Stevie starting lifting weights because he “didn’t want know what to do with himself.”
Now with the help of a personal trainer, Stevie Zee made the first of many appearances in bodybuilding competitions.