Marina Kopika is a Ukrainian Paralympian. She has represented Ukraine in weightlifting at several championships winning some medals alongside.
Her most recent, the Paralympic championship in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 2016.
When she was born, Marina was rejected by her biological parents because of her growth defects. Being passed across several orphanage homes, she often questioned life and her fate of being born with growth defects.
How has she learned to love herself and to rise to a professional level in sports? Her story will Inspire you!