[Lesen] ➪ But Now I See: My Journey from Blindness to Olympic Gold (English Edition) Autor Steven Holcomb – Islecook.co.uk

But Now I See: My Journey from Blindness to Olympic Gold (English Edition) I bought this book because I have Kerataconus Like Steven I have been given a grim prognosis and no encouragement.His story, outside of the disease, is wonderful and well worth reading I m not a winter sports person but I thoroughly enjoyed the whole book.I will be following up on the Holcomb C3 R Fingers crossed. Steven Is A Class Act, And His Story Is One Of Perseverance I Am Lucky To Have Heard It From Steven Himself, Just As You Will In These Pages The Olympic Movement Is A Movement About Friendship, Excellence, And Respect, And You Will See Those Values Very Clearly In Stevens StoryScott Blackmun, CEO, US Olympic CommitteeSteven Holcombs Vision Of A Goal Was Not Only Seen With The Eyes, But Also With His Heart As You Will Read In But Now I See, True Champions Always Find A Way To WinRichard H Wright, President CEO, AdvoCareThe US Olympic Gold Medalist And Four Time World Champion Bobsledder Shares The Traumatic Account Of Losing His Sightand His Remarkable Comeback One Of The Top Bobsledders In The World And Leader Of The Four Man American Team, Steven Holcomb Was Considered A Strong Gold Contender For The Vancouver Olympic Winter Games Talented, Aggressive, And Fearless, He Was At The Top Of His Game But Steven Holcomb Had A Dangerous Secret He Was Going Blind Holcomb Was Diagnosed With Keratoconusa Degenerative Disease Affecting In , And Leaving In Totally Blind Without A Cornea Transplant In The World Of Competitive Sports, It Was A Dream Killer But Holcomb Kept His Secret From His Coach, Sled Mates, And The Public For Months And Continued To Drive The Legendary Sled The Night Train When He Finally Told His Coach, Holcomb Was Led To A Revolutionary Treatment, Later Named The Holcomb C R With His Sight Restored To , Holcomb Became The First American In Years To Win The International Bobsled And Skeleton Federation World Championship, And The First American Bobsledder Since To Win The Olympic Gold Medal With A Foreword By Geoff Bodine, NASCAR Champion And Founder Of The Bo Dyn Bobsled Project, But Now I Seeis The Intimate Portrait Of A Mans Pursuit Of A Dream, Laced With Humility And The Faith To Find A Way When All Seems Hopeless Its About Knowing Anything Is Possible And The Gift Of A Second Chance Steven Is A Class Act, And His Story Is One Of Perseverance Scott Blackmun, CEO, US Olympic Committee This deals with an eye condition which a family member has I bought the book for her to see if it might help It s about an amazing procedure to replace corneal transplants I read it as well just to become educated about this condition. I completely enjoyed reading how Steven Holcomb began life in Park City and his life events that took him to the Olympics I was impressed that he shared such personal feelings when he was so discouraged and facing significant health issues I read the book in one day on my Kindle It is an easy read and flows very well Time just skips along without being noticed I would highly recommend this book for anyone interested in Bobsleigh Racing or to read another biography of an Olympic athlete who has given so much to represent our country on the world stage. Excellent book, my son was just treated with the cross linking and this book is amazing will read it again, thanks so much for writing your story I gave him a copy of your book and he was so thankful he races cars when he can so can relate to the story Much needed book

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