How Determination can win against all odds

Here is an amazing story of success that all of us can learn from. ┬áIt comes from one of the most amazing athlete that ran in the Olympics.1960 Summer Olympics Abebe Bikila was added to the Ethiopian Olympic team only at the last moment, as the plane to Rome was about to leave, as a replacement for Wami Biratu, who had broken his ankle in a soccer match. Major Onni Niskanen entered Bikila and Abebe Wakgira in the marathon.Adidas, the shoe sponsor at the 1960 Summer Olympics, had few shoes … [Read more...]


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