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LOST HIS SHOES BUT NOT RACE THIS STORY OF JIM THROPE WILL MOTIVATE YOU TO FIND A WAY ALWAYS

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This is Jim Thorpe. Look closely at the photo, you can see that he’s wearing different socks and shoes. This wasn’t a fashion statement. It was the 1912 Olympics, and Jim, an American Indian from Oklahoma represented the U.S. in track and field. On the morning of his competitions, his shoes were stolen. Luckily, Jim ended up finding two shoes …

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INSPIRING STORY OF NISAR AHMED FROM SLUMS IN DELHI TO TRAINING AT ELITE SPRINTERS CLUB IN WORLD

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Usain Bolt this name needs no introduction to the persons in the sprinter world. He’s one of the best that the game had. But training in the club where Bolt trains is dream for many sprinters. Here’s one guy from slum of Bada Bagh in Azadpur area of Delhi made that possible with his grit and determination. Born in a …

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Meet Chandramma 14-Year Old Girl , Her Journey From Street To Being An Athlete

  The odds she had to defy Chandramma K of Bengaluru, the 14-year-old student who has defied all odds to clinch several gold medals in athletics at various inter-school competitions over the last few year, including the first-place in 100-metre and 200-metre sprints at the taluk-level in 2015-16. Without any proper coaching, she also stood first at the 100-m dash …

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They Said Deepa Malik Wouldn’t Walk. So She Became a Biker, Swimmer and Athlete Instead!

A spinal tumour left Deepa paraplegic and confined to a wheelchair in 1999. But she did not let her disability deter her passion to go out and pursue adventure sports. She became an award-winning athlete, record-breaking swimmer, performed bike stunts, and did everything she dreamt of in her life. She is an accomplished swimmer, adventure sports player, international athlete, biker, …

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