Speaker uses humour to disarm audience

Motivational speaker Chris Koch talks to students from Miller and Davison schools on Oct. 5 about never quitting and overcoming life’s obstacles. Koch was born without hands or legs, but hasn’t let that stop him from travelling the world or speaking to large crowds.

Physical limitations have never stopped motivational speaker Chris Koch from participating in some amazing adventures, such as climbing the mountains of Nepal, bungee jumping from a bridge or hitchhiking across Canada. Koch, 39, from Nanton, Alta., was born without legs or hands and gets around on a long board. He…