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Local Lexi Youngberg Won ROXY's Social Media Contest

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Saint Charles resident Lexi Youngberg may have lost her leg when she was 16, but the 20-year-old hasn't let that stop her.

Youngberg recently won ROXY's Dare Yourself contest, a social media initiative that the brand started to empower young women to go after what they want. There were 4,000 total submissions from over 75 countries, but eventually ROXY's team whittled it down to five winners, one from each global region.

Lexi submitted an essay along with a video, (above) which helped her earn the top honors in North America. Check out the clip for a glimpse of what the retail brand saw when they named this Chicagoan a winner.
· Dare Yourself [ROXY Blog]