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Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Runs To Inspire Others...

By Sukh Singh, Associate Partner & Mentorship Coach, Lighthouse International

Rebekah Gregory wasn't a runner in 2013. She was a spectator at the 2013 Boston Marathon when a bomb went off, during which she suffered severe injuries, losing her left leg.

What would you do? 

Here is an excerpt from her book, Taking My Life Back, where she explains the process she went through to return recently in the 2017 Marathon...

"My first one-mile test run was a killer. But I practiced tuning out the discomfort and kept increasing the distance day by day. Two weeks before the marathon, I managed a sixteen-mile day! Oh, it was glorious to feel all that ground, all that distance, churning away beneath my feet. The memory of every day spent in a prone position or lying on my side trying to find a position that hurt a little less drove me to push for greater distance. The helpless feeling of lying with my leg elevated, luxuriating in my five minutes of Dangle Time, was still strong in my mind."

What impact did all that training, sacrifice and passion have? Here is a message from someone she met on the day of her run...

"Rebekah, I know you don’t know me very well . . . [but if] April 15, 2013, changed your life in ways you could have never imagined, it also changed mine. I was going through a rough patch in life, nothing at all compared to what you and so many others faced that day. . . . You and all the other survivors touched me in ways I will never be able to express in words. . . . So to see you cross that finish line, Rebekah [two years after the 2013 Marathon], it was completely and utterly overwhelming. . . . I will forever think of you whenever I need to cross little finish lines of my own."

Who are you inspiring today with the way you are living your life? Here's another amazing example of one young man who has inspired 10 million people through his story...

You can find the full excerpt of the book here on health.com. You can also find MsGregory's book here.

Arianna Huffington's Sleep Tips in 2 Minutes!

Arianna Huffington is a global CEO and has one of the most influential, trustworthy networks in the Western world. So why does she place a huge amount of importance on how she goes to sleep?

When most of us are rushing around living busy lives, surely this advice is worth listening to?

Head over to the Huffington Post to check out her 2-minute video to hear her 5 tips for getting a great night's rest, and how this has a positive impact on our lives!

To learn more from the media entrpreneur, click here to learn about Arianna Huffington's morning routine!

Are You Playing Victim To Your Injuries?

Samantha Clarke is fast becoming a fitness and martial arts inspiration through the posts she shares on social media. But these aren't the usual polished, perfect routines you see with most personal trainers. Check out her video below but make sure you read the description first before clicking to play the video - and be sure to check out her gaff at the end!

For more workout inspiration from Ms Clarke, click here!

And Finally... 

Are you pushing your limits?

Our limits are always relative, so don't compare yourself to the person next to you! Click to play this awesome, simple dose of inspiration...

Think that was great? Then check out this 102-year old who is still teaching!

If you want to achieve your fitness, health and other goals with like-hearted and like-minded people around you, then get in touch with me here! There are tonnes of opportunites for you...

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About the Author:

I want to make the most of my life and help others make the most of theirs. For the last 5 years I have been developing myself intensively with support of an amazing mentorship community at Lighthouse International and our non-profit organisation, Lighthouse Kidz. I am learning and appreciating more and more the importance of meaningful, trust-filled, character rich relationships with people - not just connections. These kinds of relationships completely revolutionise organisations, industries and change families and individuals' lives.

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