In 2000 Nick Chisholm had a stroke after a game of rugby. It left him with locked-in syndrome which means his body is paralyzed but his mind is aware and alert.
He needs to be spoon-fed and he communicates using his eyes to spell out words on a board. It’s not the profile you’d expect for a competitive body builder. Yet Nick’s trained his body to lift weights. In this episode we spend time with Nick and his wife Nicola as he prepares for competition.