During I’m Still Standing, you will get the incredible opportunity to meet several outstanding members of the epilepsy community and hear about their stories of triumph.
Alex Russell: Alex is a person affected by epilepsy, as the brother to a sister living with epilepsy and is also a player on Rugby Canada’s Seniors Men’s Sevens Team.
Kate O’Brien: Kate is a person living with epilepsy and is a track cyclist on the Canadian Paralympic Team and was a bobsledder on the Canadian Olympic Team. Kate won a gold medal at the 2020 World Para Cycling Track Championships, a silver medal at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games, and a silver medal at the 2022 World Para Cycling Track Championships.
Christine Jamieson: Christine is a person living with epilepsy who holds the titles of Miss British Columbia 2018/2019, Miss Canada 2019, and Ms. Universe Millennial 2022.
Allison Hegedus: Allison is a person who has struggled with epilepsy and successfully conquered the disability. She is currently the acting president of Vida Spas and the bold author of Unashamed and Unafraid: My Journey with Epilepsy.
At I’m Still Standing, you will hear from these speakers and many more!