Kimberly ”I Lean” Chavez | AMPUTEE LIFE® STORIES
Kimberly "I Lean" Chavez"A little about me.
I gave up 4 wheels on November 17, 2011, when my daughter turned 16. I have rode motorcycles daily over 60k miles a year until May 6, 2019 when a near-fatal accident took my right leg. I was told the only thing I said for the first 3 days was that I would ride my motorcycle again.
A nurse at the hospital saw my determination and gifted me my 1st Amputee Life t-shirt and ever since I treasure all my Amputee Life shirts. I have adopted the phrase “Defeat is not my Destiny” as my driving force. I have gifted 3 new amputees with Amputee Life swag with the hope that they gain the strength to near give up.
I have goals and I will return to a new motorcycle on May 2, 2020. My Amputee Life shirts will be there with me adding strength to my adventure.
Respectfully Kimberly Chavez aka ”I Lean”
SoCal Patriot Guard Riders Ride Captain - San Diego - Imperial Valley