“Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them: A desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, they have to be a little faster, they have to have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill.”

The Formula One Mind

“Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them: A desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, they have to be a little faster, they have to have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill.”
– Muhammad Ali

from http://www.selfgrowth.com/articles/who_and_what_is_a_true_champion

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Picture: Paddleboard Nelson by Gemma Chapman (credit House of Travel)

web site https://www.facebook.com/GemmaChapmanPhotography

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The Traits (Qualities) of a True Champion (from ‘The Winning Mind’, ‘The Winning Edge’ and ‘Endless Possibilities, Far and Great Horizons’)

The Champion

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https://grandprixdrivermyblog.wordpress.com/category/champions/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people we can encourage, impact, empower, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials.”

“You only have to endure to conquer.”

– Winston Churchill (and Ernest Hemingway)
from http://www.hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com

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A Tribute to Ernest Hemingway (and Ayrton Senna): Hemingway meets Ayrton Senna

Ernest Hemingway Meets Ayrton Senna

The link between writing and motor racing???!!!!

A bit more practice, as I learn about videos. Hopefully a little bit better than my last “effort” Enjoy…

The link between Formula 1 and writing. WHAT! “Petrol-head with rough hands (and mind) meets arty-farty airey-fairey ‘wimpish’ creative writer type”

from https://writingandformula1.wordpress.com

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A Tribute to Ernest Hemingway: Thoughts along “the writing journey”

“We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.”

– Ernest Hemingway

As this “total non-techno” learns a bit about videos

from http://writersonthewritingjourney.wordpress.com/2014/06/04/writers-on-the-writing-journey/

“There are only three sports: bullfighting, mountain climbing and motor racing; all the rest are merely games.”

– Ernest Hemingway

from http://www.raceinthezone.wordpress.com

PPS: You may also like other Youtube videos on Hemingway and writing at https://www.google.co.nz/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=%22ernest+hemingway+%2B++writing%22&tbm=vid

Ayrton on the Limit at Monaco

Ayrton Senna: A Tribute to a Champion of Champions

“There are only three sports: bullfighting, mountain climbing and motor racing; all the rest are merely games.”
– Ernest Hemingway

from https://hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com/2014/06/04/there-are-only-three-sports-bullfighting-mountain-climbing-and-motor-racing-all-the-rest-are-merely-games/

“The driver is expected to explore the inner places of his desire by taking everything to this limit…to translate it into a sublime peak only he can reach; but the trouble is they’re all doing it…. on a narrow ribbon of track, together.”
– fine writing by Christopher Hilton in his fascinating book Inside the Mind of a Grand Prix Driver)

from http://raceinthezone.wordpress.com/

and my book ‘The Blue Helmet’ available at http://www.amazon.com/The-Blue-Helmet-Coloured-Helmets/dp/1490439013 (ebook)
and as a paperback at https://www.createspace.com/4323736

http://formulaonewriter.wordpress.com/

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