WILL.COURAGE.SURVIVE. | Peyton Palermo | TEDxVail

When life offers the unexpected, how do you respond? In COURAGE. Will. SURVIVE. you hear the story of how one young girl chose not only to survive, but thrive. Her experience promises to touch your heart and her words challenge your perspective.

After a recurrent brain tumor stole not only her mobility, but a dream of a tennis career, Peyton Palermo chose hope. She chose to “be strong, fight hard, and dig deep.” This 17 year-old Colorado native fought back and is not only winning on the court, but in life.

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