Second Breakfast Perspectiva

One of life’s most interesting reversals is average people thinking they are extraordinary, and extraordinary people thinking they are average-

Take a few minutes to watch the above video a couple of times.  Chelsie Memmel could rip your still beating heart out of your chest even with a torn labrum…Yup go ahead and watch the video again.

Now let’s watch how Chelsie gets on with the balance beam after an injury that would cripple Uncle Mo:

As you go about your morning drinking coconut water and applying kinesio tape like some first grader…Ask yourself: “What the hell am I doing?”

Johanna Quaas and Chelsie Memmel are truly inspiring individuals in our book.

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8 Comments on “Second Breakfast Perspectiva”

  1. My mouth dropped the first time I saw Johanna… I am amazed by her!

    • CultFit says:

      She is simply so elegant, graceful and inspiring! Funny thing is…Had I not known here age? I would have easily guessed maybe forty or fifty at the most.

    • wallancee says:

      I now have a new goal – when I am 86 that I can at least do what she can do! I better get on that now, I can’t do a cartwheel or a handstand without a wall! This is why I love the Masters Games, they are so inspirational!

  2. LOVE the 86 year old gymnyst!

  3. flamidwyfe says:

    So, I was just procrastinating and making excuses to not go out for a morning run… Lacing up the shoes now!

  4. susielindau says:

    That is so courageous that she could continue performing!

  5. Love these vids…amazing athletes. I’m sure I fall into the average person thinking I’m the shznit – I’m ok with that. Have a great weekend. :)

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