We always have more inside of us than we think we do.
In a tough workout, we may be exhausted, but we can always keep pushing for another 10 or 20 seconds. We get outside of our comfort zone and push just a bit more than we thought we could. In the midst of a game, you can bet that despite how tired we are, we’ll find the energy to push for one or two more plays in an attempt to win.
Derek Redmond may be one of the most famous Olympians of all-time – even though he never actually won an Olympic gold medal. Many of us wouldn’t know his name immediately. But have you ever seen the video of the Olympian hobbling to the finish line, face in tears, as his father helps carry him down the final stretch of the track?