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JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - APRIL 24 (SOUTH AFRICA OUT): Irene van Niekerk's burnt feet on April 24, 2013, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Despite having lost most of her toes when she was accidentally placed in a bath of boiling water as a baby, Irene boasts with a collection of 32 gold medals for various races at school- and provincial level. She runs barefoot, and recently ran a 1500m race in 4:45 - the world record for girls under 15, is 4 minutes. (Photo by Nelius Rademan/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - APRIL 24 (SOUTH AFRICA OUT): Irene van Niekerk's burnt feet on April 24, 2013, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Despite having lost most of her toes when she was accidentally placed in a bath of boiling water as a baby, Irene boasts with a collection of 32 gold medals for various races at school- and provincial level. She runs barefoot, and recently ran a 1500m race in 4:45 - the world record for girls under 15, is 4 minutes. (Photo by Nelius Rademan/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
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April 24, 2013
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Irene van Niekerk's burnt feet on April 24 in Johannesburg South... News Photo 16741216114-15 Years,Athlete,Burnt,Child,Feet,Female,Gauteng Province,Girls,Horizontal,Human Interest,Inspiration,Johannesburg,People,Portrait,South Africa,South AfricanPhotographer Collection: Gallo Images 2013 Gallo Images (PTY) LTDJOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - APRIL 24 (SOUTH AFRICA OUT): Irene van Niekerk's burnt feet on April 24, 2013, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Despite having lost most of her toes when she was accidentally placed in a bath of boiling water as a baby, Irene boasts with a collection of 32 gold medals for various races at school- and provincial level. She runs barefoot, and recently ran a 1500m race in 4:45 - the world record for girls under 15, is 4 minutes. (Photo by Nelius Rademan/Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images)