Inspiring Stories – Visually Impaired Skier

Last week Vision of Children posted two stories about visually impaired skiers, Danelle Umstead and Staci Mannella who competed at the Sochi Paralympics. Danelle Umstead is legally blind due to retinitis pigmentosa, a genetic eye condition causing retinal degeneration and eventually blindness. Her husband, Rob serves as her skiing partner and guide down the mountain. …