Famous Sports Personalities
Many athletes may pursue a sporting career, but they may never reach their maximum potential. Clearly, gaining success at sports demands more than only practicing the game. A successful sports person is the one who achieves highest level of performance in every competitive situation. He consistently produces best performance and at the same time improves continually. These inspiring stories of people from sports will give you motivation to face the challenges and maintain high levels of performance every time you enter the field.
Eliud Kipchoge: London Marathon 2018 Winner
Success is all about an individual’s determination to achieve the pinnacle. Failure(s) is the first stepping stone of success. In the world of athletics, failure(s) inspire great athletes to achieve success by overcoming challenges from other competitors. The unquenchabl...
Neeraj Chopra Story
16th April 2018: History is made by those, who dared to challenge the world. However tough the challenges and difficulties may seem, individuals have raised to the occasion to etch their names in the history books with great success. In the sporting arena, the stiff competitio...
Manika Batra Story
16th April 2018: Success is much sweeter when it keeps multiplying into gold, silver and bronze medals. The immense joy to experience such a chain of success is a rare phenomenon in the world of sports. Manika Batra – India’s Table Tennis sensation create...
Akani Simbine Story
12th April 2018: In the BOLT era, none of the sprinters could match his stupendous pace in the 100m sprint event. Success eluded many world-class sprinters from various countries under the shadow of the ‘Greatest Sprinter of all time in the World’. Usain ...
Sloane Stephens Story
2nd April 2018: In the sporting arena, winning and losing is an integral part of an individual’s growth and success. To be the best among the bests is certainly not a mean feat to emulate in one’s sporting career. American Tennis star Sloane Stephens, the...
The Swimming Butterfly of Colorado: Amy Van Dyken Story
Profile The most successful woman in the 1996 Summer Olympics is the former competitive swimmer, Amy Deloris Van Dyken. She was a six gold medals for all her Olympic games with four of those wins in one s...
The Backstroke Swimmer Who Keeps Moving Forward: Aaron Peirsol Story
Profile Swimming is done in different strokes namely butterfly, freestyle, and backstroke. Every swim...
A Star Swimmer from Germany: Kristin Otto Story
Profile Kristin Otto is the first female swimmer who has earned six gold medals in one single Olympic Games. She is also the first female who has swam a short course of hundred-...
We often define an athlete’s success with his results over his career. A successful athlete will achieve his present goals and then formulate longer term goals to work for. He enjoys what he is doing and remains consistent in his performance. Discipline is also the key to an athlete’s success in sports. Successful people from sports are seen arriving early in practices, having their equipments ready, and working towards the goals with each passing day. It is important to understand that some days may be better than the others, and that should not affect their performance levels. They should evaluate their body’s response to new exercises and training methods, and focus on what areas they need improvement in.
For a sports person, self-belief is of essence. He should be honest to himself, and assess his goals to do his best. A person can be successful at sports only if he enjoys the game, and have fun on the field. These inspiring stories of people from sports will help you understand the lives of athletes better.