Alex Ried was born with a condition called fibular hemimelia. His parents had the agonizing decision of whether to put their son through an amputation or try radical reconstruction surgeries. They chose the amputation and he is making the most of life. This article is truly inspiring.
It should be noted that I am a huge fan of the liner and lock combination he is wearing. In my opinion, it is difficult to go wrong with an Alpha Select liner and a Coyote Locking Mechanism. (just my two cents)