True Story of Motivation and Courage
Like Adrian Solano, a championship skier who I saw competing recently at The Nordic World Skiing Championships in Finland. He went to the start line with something none of his competitors had. In fact to this day I have never seen anything like this in professional sport. He had never skied on snow before! In practice at home in Venezuela he used skis with rollers on them, and practiced in the scorching heat. He tried to get on the snow to practice – but was deported by France, on his way to the slopes in Sweden … immigration officials doubted […]

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