Archive for the ‘Running’ Category

A Conversation About Our Potential with Aimee Mullins Eleven Years Later

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Eleven years later Aimee Mullins, Olympic athlete, model and humanist returns to TED to share a conversation about our potential. How we can ignite our imagination and provoke our senses so that we can learn how and what to do with our potential. This is a beautiful expression of our humanity and all of our potential in it that makes us beautiful! To follow her story up to the present click here.

A Philosophy of Growth – Doing What You Want to Do and Then Some!

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Have you heard of Aimee Mullins?  You need to!  She is an amazing young woman who was born with a birth defect, missing both her fibula bones that required her to have both her legs amputated below the knees when she was one year old.   That hasn’t stopped her from making her dreams come true.  Here is her first interview on TED, telling her story that is truly amazing.  To learn more click here.