July 31, 2012 Olympics In London
Where and how does Micheal Phelps get his strength and inspiration?
He has had challenges in his life, being diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
ADHD in childhood, and dealt with divorced parents at an early age and raised by
a single mother and in school experience bullying, but in spite of this he excelled.
He was recognized at a young age for having talent and by channeling his
energy look at what he has accomplished, he has won
19 Olympic medals and has set numerous world records!!
And then we have the on the final day the Womens Gymnasts
Some teenagers might find it hard to handle the pressure, however the 5 girls on the
women’s gymnastics team have shown the world there hard work and perseverance
to become world champions in the 2012 Olympics
Quote; ‘We knew we could do it. We just had to pull out all the stops,’
said Miss Raisman, the team captain.
No matter who is competing it gives us a place in our hearts as Americans that
makes us feel so proud that they represent our country!!