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    Posted on 11 Mar 2014

    DJ Hookie Will Inspire You To Overcome The Odds

    Australian Tom Nash overcame severe meningococcal and arm and leg amputation to become Sydney's hottest DJ.

    Tom Nash, (Hookie) is a Sydney based DJ, music producer and party promoter.

    At the age of 19, Tom contracted an extreme case of meningococcal septicaemia which resulted in the amputation of both his arms and legs.

    Searching for career options, Tom turned to music.

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    Over the last couple of years, Tom has become one of the most sought after DJs in Sydney, cofounding the infamous STARFUCKERS brand.

    Tom is still able to live a relaxed life and appreciates the lighter side of things.

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    But most importantly, Tom realised many things about his life.

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    ...And he's still able to look at the positives.

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    Watch Tom's story HERE.

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