This Olympic Sprinter Lost The Dream Of A Lifetime. But His Response Inspires Us Forever.

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At the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, Derek Redmond tore his hamstring in the middle of the 400 meter semi-final race. With the help of his father and a cheering crowd, Redmond fought through the pain and completed the full lap. His heroic statement is one that echoes strongly more than two decades later.

Our takeaway: Never give up. Even in pain or adversity, run strong & finish the race.

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