Heavy Mettle
Muscle & Fitness Philippines|January 2019
Heavy Mettle

Tony Taliani may be mostly blind, but his priorities are clear: to be a damn good teacher and a helluva powerlifter.

If you had told a 13-year-old Tony Taliani that he’d one day be a badass powerlifter, he would have likely laughed in your face.

After all, he’d just been diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, an eye condition that wrecked his peripheral vision and left him observing the world “through a coffee stirrer.” Learning you’ll never get to drive, among other things, is a teenage nightmare.

articleRead

You can read up to 3 premium stories before you subscribe to Magzter GOLD

Log in, if you are already a subscriber

GoldLogo

Get unlimited access to thousands of curated premium stories, newspapers and 5,000+ magazines

READ THE ENTIRE ISSUE

January 2019