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Monday Motivation: The Most Inspiring Race You’ll Ever Watch

  • By Emily Polachek
  • Published Jan. 27, 2014
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In 2008, Heather Dorniden, at the time a track athlete from the University of Minnesota, competed in the women’s 600-meter at the Big Ten Indoor Track Championships. After being in the lead and then falling on her face, watch what she does next:


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An incredible comeback, Dorniden reminds us the importance of getting back up when you fall. This could have gone down as an epic faceplant, instead it turned out to be an epic win.

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Emily Polachek

Emily Polachek

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