Noah Galloway

Noah Galloway Is Living With No Excuses


Army veteran Noah Galloway fought his way back from despair to live a life with no excuses.
Olympic Mountain Biker Lea Davison

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Olympian Lea Davison Finds Meaning on the Mountain Bike


Mountain biking helps Olympian Lea Davison to "see the bigger picture." Now she helps others do the same.
Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva at the Rio Olympics

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Anita Alvarez and Mariya Koroleva Get in Sync at the Rio Olympics


Olympic synchronized swimming duet motivates each other to perform their best.
Kayaker Michal Smolen Goes With the Flow

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Olympic Kayaker Michal Smolen Goes With the Flow


Olympic kayaker Michal Smolen stays calm even when the pressure is on.
Miles Chamley-Watson

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Miles Chamley-Watson Goes for Olympic Gold in Rio


Fencer Miles Chamley-Watson reaches for the gold at the Olympic Games in Rio.
Rio Olympics 2016

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At the Rio Olympics, These Athletes Go Beyond the Gold


For some Olympic athletes, the feeling of elation and accomplishment that comes with competing can be as rewarding as winning a medal.
Coxless Crew Rowing the Pacific

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Rowing the Pacific


Six amazing women. One pink boat. One ferocious ocean.
Bethany Hamilton

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Bethany Hamilton Rides a Wave of Purpose


Surfer Bethany Hamilton not only survived a shark attack, she has gone on to to inspires million with her courage and resilience.
Keenan West Stands Up to Bullying

YouTube Star Stands Up to Bullying


Keenan West has created a hugely popular anti-bullying campaign by "meeting kids where they are." And in this case, they are on YouTube, watching his...
Amy Van Dyken: A Potrait of Resilience

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The Bounce-Back Effect


When Olympic swimming champion Amy Van Dyken was paralyzed in an accident, she faced a very tough road to recovery. Using her own positive spirit and...