What makes King James such an inspiration, aside from his talents, is how well he handles adversity. Learn how he overcame all the dark moments and rough patches that entered his life, and how he truly triumphed from rags to riches through his passion for the game and for his drive to be the best.
The Great One was always talented in hockey due to his desire for the game and his confident mindset. As a kid, he was so good that other parents would often boo him, but Gretzky did not let the haters get to him, even at that young age. Today, he is considered the greatest player to ever have played hockey, and the #99 jersey will never be worn by another again.
Believe it or not, this iconic football quarterback had the choice, to either be drafted to the Montreal Expos and play in the MLB, or, pursue his passion and play college football in Michigan. His bold decision not only changed his life, but would soon change NFL history. His story is highly motivating, as he faced many struggles to give him mental strength....
Arguably the most successful athlete ever, Tiger Woods was destined to be a golfer. Passion, mental focus and one of the most confident believers in himself and his skills! He not only watched motivational videos and subliminal tapes to tap his subconscious as a kid, but he is also a practicing Buddhist who gives him the focus of a monk and the confidence of a king.
Derrick Rose was born in the rough neighborhoods of Chicago where poverty and violence were a common thing. Rather then allowing it to be an excuse, he let it fuel him. Rose has an unmatchable work ethic along with a fierce level of confidence in himself which certainly led him to be the youngest MVP alongside Jordan.