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Pedro on the podium

Eight-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Tops Podium in Junior Karting Race Using Prosthetic Leg

Pedro Cueto, 8, from Arvada, Colorado, was diagnosed with Ewing sarcoma, a rare kind of cancer, in September 2021. He underwent nine months of treatment, including chemotherapy, blood transfusions, and surgery, which resulted in the amputation of his lower leg. Despite the challenges he faced, Pedro never gave up on his dream of becoming a racing driver and only in only his 2nd race after cancer he topped the podium.
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