David Hackett’s life reads like a Hollywood script. A surfer turned skateboarding pioneer and icon, he has experienced personal and professional highs and lows over the last 50+ years. In this exclusive Growing Bolder mini-doc, we roll with a guy who lives on the edge and in the moment, a stereotype smashing world class athlete and master of the art of the comeback.
Mary Flynn is an award-winning writer of poetry and fiction and she has a hopeful message for anyone who thinks it’s too late to create the life they love.
Pat Williams is a man who knows how to get things done. From co-founding an NBA team to writing nearly 90 books and running in dozens of marathons, he believes there’s nothing you can’t do. It’s the same attitude he’s bringing to fighting his cancer.
As a young mother, Rebecca Green refused to let a cancer diagnosis slow her down. She had life to live, and it was one with no regrets!
When Bob Lee survived colon cancer, he put his pedals to the metal to raise money for the disease.
Despite his struggles with a rare form of pancreatic cancer, Tony Handler is still pushing himself to complete triathlons.
Barbara Hillary is a 75-year-old cancer survivor who became the first black woman to reach the North Pole.
Bob Becker was 57 before he ran his first marathon and he was running strong until a double whammy threatened to end his running career.
Doctors gave Sean Swarner two death sentences, but now he’s on top of the world.
Cancer survivor Bernie Sher isn’t letting a little thing like retirement keep him from competing in the toughest triathlon competition in the world.