"beating the Impossible is the extraordinary memoir of an extreme athlete who came back from unimaginable
hardships to ascend to great heights."
-Forward Clarion Review
Beating the Impossible
A life of comebacks, extreme sports and PTSD
My race with death ran me into a life full of living…
Extreme athlete Don Schwartz has achieved, overcome, and somehow survived the impossible…repeatedly. A pioneer in the snowboarding world, Schwartz was horrifically burned in a tragic helicopter crash at the age of twenty which left him permanently disfigured. In the years following the accident, Schwartz goes on to become a world-level champion in various extreme sports and outdoor survival competitions...