Men

Men of Courage

Jim Abbott (Baseball)jim abbott

http://www.jimabbott.net/biography.html?submenuheader=0

http://sabr.org/bioproj/person/635e3a93

http://www.inspire21.com/stories/sportsstories/TheJimAbbottStory

Jim Abbott Makes His Best Pitch Ever (CBS News)
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3445_162-57410985/jim-abbott-makes-his-best-pitch-ever/

Audio: NPR Interview: Single-Handedly Pitching 'An Improbable Life'
https://www.npr.org/2012/04/29/151630053/pitching-through-an-imperfect-life


Buck Brannaman (Horseman)

Helping Horses with People Problems, interview
https://www.npr.org/templates/transcript/transcript.php?storyId=137324186

ABC News piece on Brannaman
http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/buck-real-life-horse-whisperers-story-abuse-finding/story?id=15421784

An American Cowboy
https://www.americancowboy.com/ranch-life-archive/ac-interview-buck-brannaman

Brannaman's website: http://www.brannaman.com

Interview with CNN
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLsqAG-L21w

Movie trailer for the film, "Buck" 
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1753549/?ref_=nm_knf_i1


Dave Dravecky (Baseball)

https://www.mlb.com/video/forever-giants-dave-dravecky/c-2031475683

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900148&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=929bea3d278505eea81abb7527719378

https://www.si.com/vault/2009/07/13/105837085/dave-dravecky

Scott Hamilton (Figure Skater)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900230&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=39740c9c1964378a7441173733dcee2f

http://www.biography.com/people/scott-hamilton-16549617


Ben Hogan (Golfer)

http://golf.about.com/od/golfersmen/p/ben_hogan.htm

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900251&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=ab6356dde228d575e02d5b0e3a07445f

http://espn.go.com/classic/000719benhogan.html


Mario Lemieux (Hockey) Hockey

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900323&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=986da70f18b9d52bc5826bc0d4732a81

http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=658116

https://espn.go.com/sportscentury/features/00016068.html


Casey Martin (Golfer)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900364&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=b139e85167b8db61d3b64866d7bf587f

http://golfweek.com/news/2013/jun/25/casey-martin-denied-cart-usga/

http://www.golf.com/tour-and-news/casey-martin-play-us-open-cart-14-years-after-legal-battles


Rohan Murphy (Wrestler)

http://www.gopsusports.com/genrel/110113aaa.html

http://www.rohanmurphy.com/

https://www.tnonline.com/2015/feb/25/face-adversity-and-make-no-excuses

The Amputee Wrestler: Rohan Murphy Can Take You Down
http://abcnews.go.com/Health/legless-wrestler-rohan-murphy/story?id=12335158#.UFkqlo1lSJo

VIDEO: Nike Commercial
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaXfFRx5ZWw


Dan O'Brien (decathalete)

http://www.danobrien.com/

https://www.mckinsey.com/industries/media-and-entertainment/our-insights/in-the-long-run-consistency-always-wins-out-an-interview-with-olympic-decathlon-champion-dan-obrien


Hakeem Olajuwon (Basketball player) 1

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900412&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=d0f0620b4e5642851f80a23035361b17

http://www.biography.com/people/hakeem-olajuwon-21101363#from-nigeria-to-houston







Michael Phelps (Olympic swimmer)

Psychology Today
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/suffer-the-children/201209/adhd-kid-olympic-gold-medalist

http://greatperformersacademy.com/motivation/10-incredible-lessons-we-learned-from-michael-phelps-on-grit-and-perseverance

NY Times article 
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/26/sports/olympics/michael-phelps-swimming-rehab.html

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/11/24/michael-phelps-and-the-potential-of-adhd/?_php=true&_type=blogs&_r=0


Jackie Robinson (Baseball)

Biography

http://www.biography.com/people/jackie-robinson-9460813

https://www.thirteen.org/wnet/jimcrow/stories_events_jackie.html

Jackie Robinson (Scholastic Action)
https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/robinson-jackie
Video: Black History: Jackie Robinson Changes the Face of America

https://www.history.com/topics/black-history/jackie-robinson


Mike Utley (Football) 1

https://www.freep.com/story/sports/nfl/lions/2016/10/14/mike-utley-1991-detroit-lions/92050586/

https://www.foxsports.com/nfl/story/detroit-lions-mike-utley-paralyzed-football-college-football-hall-of-fame-washington-state-120616

PRO FOOTBALL; 7 Years After Injury, Utley's Steps Are Big (NYTimes)

http://www.nytimes.com/1999/02/15/sports/pro-football-7-years-after-injury-utley-s-steps-are-big.html

Where are They Now: Mike Utley (seattlepi)
http://www.seattlepi.com/sports/article/Where-Are-They-Now-Mike-Utley-1283637.php


Kenny Walker (Football)

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900601&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=4c5f03cd8b847e7fdd79715fef09a1a2


Erik Weihenmayer (Mountain climber)2

https://denver.cbslocal.com/2018/05/01/blind-everest-anchor-center-erik-weihenmayer/

http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3407900613&v=2.1&u=lom_parkerms&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w&asid=465f61a324652208434a53fe151590ed




Louis Zemperini (Olympic runner, Japanese POW survivor)

https://www.biography.com/people/louis-zamperini

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymL_Leb6sL8

Unbroken, movie trailer

http://www.cbn.com/tv/1422057738001

Keynote speakers series featuring Mr. Zemperini

http://www.louiszamperini.net/

L.A. Times article

http://articles.latimes.com/keyword/louis-zamperini