Over the course of time, there have been many athletes who have transformed their lives and have inspired people to achieve great things in life. These professionals have personified the term inspiration as their careers have helped millions of people feel the urge to take control of their lives and aspire to be better and do better. Professional athletes are always in the limelight and each move they make is plastered in the sports section in the newspaper or can be seen on news channels.
This is the true beauty of being a sports personality as these athletes have the potential changing lives all around the world. Athletes do not only inspire people to pursue careers in the sports industry but help people understand how hard work pays off. Their efforts and life stories are being applied by people all around the world in all wakes of life.
Furthermore, athletes have a massive following of millions of people. These athletes use their social media accounts to help influence people and inspire them to achieve their dreams. At the end of the day this is what everyone wants to hear, people want to know that they can achieve their dreams and that nothing can stop them from achieving success.
Moreover, athletes are in the best position to inspire the masses and some athletes have made it their mission to help people understand that the only thing standing in the way of their dreams is their mentality. Their life stories are living examples of how people can completely change their lives and achieve everything that their heart desires. Some of the most profound success stories are mentioned below, these stories will help you realize that nothing is impossible.
Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese football player who currently plays at Juventus which is an Italian football club. Ronaldo was initially from the slums of Portugal and his family could not even afford to buy him a pair of football trainers but that did not stop him from becoming a living legend. He stayed true to his passion and continued playing football until he received his big break from Manchester United. Today Ronaldo is one of the richest sports personalities in the world and has won almost every accolade that the football world has to offer.
James Michael Lafferty
Another story which has inspired millions of people is the career of James Michael Lafferty. He was born in the 1960’s and is an American businessman who is known for his story of a humble start as a youth Track coach and fitness trainer for Procter and Gamble, and ended up becoming a CEO in three Fortune 500 consumer goods companies. James Michael Lafferty is an Olympic athlete coach, keynote speaker and women's rights advocate. He is presently CEO of Fine Hygienic Holding, a global leading consumer paper products company, based in Dubai.
Floyd Mayweather or popularly known as money Mayweather is an American boxer who has won fifty officially fights without a single loss. Before he became a boxing legend, Floyd's family was so poor that they could not afford to send him to school and couldn't fund his boxing career as well. Now he is one of the richest people in the world and has millions of followers all around the world!
These success stories prove that all you need to do is work hard and believe in yourself. Stay true to your passion and the rest is history.