Charlie Davies’ inspirational story

Posted on Oct 7, 2010 in Wrestlers

Read this inspirational story of Charlie Davies’ recovery and perseverance by following the link below. Wrestling gives you the tools to overcome adversity like no other sport in the world. Just take it from Davies himself.

”Going to practice the day after that disappointment still wasn’t easy. Luckily, I had help. My background as a high school wrestler gave me a mental toughness you don’t learn in soccer. In wrestling, you’re on your own –  push-ups and sit-ups are your friends.”

– US Soccer Player Charlie Davies talking about not being selected for the World Cup team after coming back from a horrible accident.

http://espn.go.com/sports/soccer/news/_/id/5655430/soccer-us-forward-charlie-davies-talks-recovery-espn-magazine