Man with crutches doesn’t let them hinder his dancing (Video)

Dergin Tokmak was born December 26, 1973 in Augsburg, Germany. He contracted polio when he was 1 year old. Poliomyelitis is a virus that attacks the nerves that control your muscles. In Dergin’s case, he lost the control of his left leg and some of the control of his right. However, undeterred, Dergin has made it his life’s work to perfect his own dancing style that utilizes his crutches — Amazing….

2012 Dergin Tokmak”Dancing on Crutches”STIX Tanzen auf Kruecken

  • frenchy128

    Wow.. Wow…

  • Bonesaw

    Footloose 2: Tractor accident

  • Bryan

    The next time you think about giving up, try being AWESOME instead.

  • Mayor West

    Fuckin eh!!

  • TheDude

    I want back flips.

  • Adriana

    This is a great video of how a terrible event can be converted into something wonderful! What a way to keep your head up. You are an inspiration on how once life is what you make of it!!! God has blessed you! Keep on keepin on!!!

  • wheelietard

    You should see him crip walk.

  • Furiusfister

    Strap some fuckin LED’s to those poles then you got a show!

  • SA Texas Chiver

    Holy bejammer!

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  • james

    My son dances and teaches dance ( hip hop). He's incredible. he should think about teaching dance.

  • Saiyan

    Hell fuckin yeah
    Chive, keep up the great stories

  • paul

    Really makes me feel I’ve wasted my life preoccupied with small problems instead of chasing my dreams. Kudos to him for living his dream.

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  • usmc

    damn… dude is a BOSS! PIMP JUICE!

  • that guy

    I whip my legs back and forth!

  • JGrai

    I had ACL surgery and had a full leg brace & crutches for a couple months. Didn't let it stop me from going to clubs/raves. In all honesty it got me WAY more attention from the ladies than I've ever had in my life. That and people would constantly try to take away my crutches until I showed them the brace claiming "they could be used as weapons."

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  • Jason Z

    Amazing! Excellent job.

  • Raliegh

    LOL at 0:51.. black guy trying to steal camera.. but failed…

  • YouAmThem

    fuck yeah dude! thats one for the nonbelievers

  • Deb

    My jaw has officially dropped – WOW! I know how dancing can transform people with and without a disability, and he has taken his dancing to a whole new level. He is inspiring.

  • Davis

    Simply amazing! The handstand was nuts!

  • gabriela

    whats this song called and who is it remixed by? thanks also this guy dance is awesome :3

  • Jelly

    What we have here ladies and gentlemen…. is a certified badass.

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