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'You can do anything if you just try': Adaptive athlete heads to international competition

Sydney Mccallister, who has spina bifida, doesn't let her wheelchair get in the way of her CrossFit workouts.

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Sydney Mccallister, who has spina bifida, doesn't let her wheelchair get in the way of her Crossfit workouts.

The 32-year-old decided to joined a CrossFit gym in her town last year.

"I was looking for something new, and CrossFit seemed like fun," she said.

Sydney has picked things up quickly and has qualified to compete in the WheelWOD Games taking place in Canada next month, where she'll compete with adaptive athletes from around the world.

"You can do anything. You can do anything if you just try," Sydney said. "Nothing’s really impossible."

Watch the video above to learn more about Sydney's story.