Samyra

Samyra Duchesne

Profile and story

Samyra is a spirited 17-year-old with a passion for figure skating, canvas painting and scrapbooking. In 2019, she was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a form of bone cancer.

"You could say I won the cancer lottery, because Ewing's sarcoma is a rare tumor that affects only three in a million people a year. I took it very hard at first, but I knew there was no point in dwelling on the downside. I knew in my heart that I had to stay positive."

And that's what she did! Now in remission, Samyra was able to get back on the ice and get back to her favourite sport.

Loading

Please stay on this page during payment.

Participate Find a participant