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A Sports & Service Interview: Conquering The Impossible

Emilee White

On September 11, 2001, Brendan Quisenberry was just a junior in high school when American Airlines Flight 11 crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan, New York.

Coming from a military family, Quisenberry always knew he wanted to serve his country. In the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, it all became clear and concise for him — Quisenberry was ready to serve. Watch Sports & Service’s exclusive interview with Quisenberry, and learn about his time in the military, his career in extreme sports, and his organization, Transcend Foundation.

Photo credits: Courtesy of Brendan Quisenberry