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Mark Pollock: From blind adventurer to paralysis advocate

Mark Pollock, an accomplished adventurer and athlete, lost his sight at the age of 22. Undeterred, he went on to achieve remarkable feats, including winning silver at the Commonwealth Rowing Championships and running six marathons across China's Gobi Desert. However, in 2010, a tragic accident left him paralyzed from the waist down.

Mark Pollock's mission

Despite this setback, Mark refused to give up. Instead, he channeled his determination into a mission to find a cure for paralysis. He established the charity Collaborative Cures to bring together leading scientists, investors, and philanthropists to collaborate on groundbreaking research and make treatments accessible to all.

An inspiration to all

Mark's story is a testament to the power of resilience and the unwavering pursuit of hope. He has transformed his personal tragedy into a driving force to improve the lives of others. His unwavering belief in the possibility of a cure for paralysis serves as an inspiration to all who face adversity.

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