Get Inspired Archive

  • Children vote Derek Redmond as Ultimate Olympian

    Children vote Derek Redmond as Ultimate Olympian

    I’ve just come across this motivating article on British Olympian, Derek Redmond, which ties in very nicely with the inspiring video about him already featured on the Maximise Potential website. School children nationwide have voted Derek Redmond as the Ultimate Olympian. Primary and secondary schools across the nation, including West Sussex and Derby, experienced a […]

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  • Transcript: Sam Brown – World Taekwon-Do Champion (Max#22)

    Transcript: Sam Brown – World Taekwon-Do Champion (Max#22)

    Welcome to the latest transcript of the very motivating interview with Sam Brown, the current World Taekwon-Do Champion. Sam is an excellent example of someone who has shown dedication to aim higher and be successful in life. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original interviews […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: The Donald Driver Story

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: The Donald Driver Story

    Inspirational at the very least. Recommended to me is the inspiring story of Donald Driver, wide receiver of the Green Bay Packers, and his road to the NFL. This story proves how anyone can achieve what they want if they put their mind to it. By far the most inspirational player and person out´╗┐ there! […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Clay Dyer – The Most Inspirational Fisherman Ever

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Clay Dyer – The Most Inspirational Fisherman Ever

    The inspiring story of Clay Dyer- the most inspirational fisherman ever. This may be the most important 10 minutes of your life. Watch this video and realize that your problems are small compared to others. If this video inspired you, here’s another inspiring story of Nick Vujicic, also very motivating and humbling and is sure […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    A son asked his father, ‘Dad, will you take part in a marathon with me?’ The father who, despite having a heart condition said ‘yes.’ They went on to complete the marathon together. However, the son, Rick, was born a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy, which means that entering a race together is far removed […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Patrick Henry Hughes – musician

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Patrick Henry Hughes – musician

    Patrick Hughes is a young man at Univ. of Louisville who was born blind and crippled, yet now plays the piano and sings beautifully as well as “marches” in the Louisville marching band with his father. I have uploaded two videos featuring Patrick, the first gives a brief summary of his life and how he […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Man with no arms and no legs crosses Channel 10 hours ahead of schedule

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Man with no arms and no legs crosses Channel 10 hours ahead of schedule

    I saw this article over the weekend and just had to share it with everyone on Maximise Potential. I think it’s a great inspiration to us all. Last updated at 11:28 AM on 20th September 2010 A man with no arms and no legs was today celebrating becoming the first to swim across the English […]

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  • Transcript: Elliott Cole Triathlete, Diary Update (Max#9)

    Transcript: Elliott Cole Triathlete, Diary Update (Max#9)

    Here is the transcript of the motivating interview with Elliott Cole, our budding triathlete training to compete in the 2016 Olympics, sharing his practical fitness tips to help others in maximising triathlon success to be successful in life. Music: Kevin: Welcome back to the Maximise Potential podcast, the podcast which enables you to maximise your […]

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  • Transcript: Giles Christopher, Media Wisdom Photography (Max#7)

    Transcript: Giles Christopher, Media Wisdom Photography (Max#7)

    Here is the transcript of the first part interview with Giles Christopher of Media Wisdom Photography. Giles draws on how he became motivated to start his own business offering excellent advice for others helping them to be successful in their own life and business. Music Welcome back to the Maximise Potential podcast, the podcast which […]

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  • Transcript: Pen Hadow – Life after Solo (Max#13)

    Transcript: Pen Hadow – Life after Solo (Max#13)

    Here’s the transcript of the final motivating interview with famous explorer Pen Hadow. To be successful in life, Pen shares his inspiring story on the lessons he learnt from his explorations and his ventures to help him to succeed in his personal and business life, inspiring people to become successful in their own life, career […]

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  • Transcript: Pen Hadow – “you can achieve any goal you set your mind to” (Max#11)

    Transcript: Pen Hadow – “you can achieve any goal you set your mind to” (Max#11)

    Here’s the transcript of the second installment with famous Explorer, Pen Hadow. In this motivating interview he discusses how you can achieve any goal if you put your mind to it inspiring people to be successful in life. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original […]

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  • Inspiring People: Lewis Pugh, extreme cold water swimmer

    Inspiring People: Lewis Pugh, extreme cold water swimmer

    Lewis Pugh talks about his record-breaking swim across the North Pole. He braved the icy waters (in a Speedo) to highlight the melting icecap. Watch for astonishing footage — and some blunt commentary on the realities of supercold-water swims: After he swam the North Pole, Lewis Pugh vowed never to take another cold-water dip. Then, […]

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  • Max#9: Elliott Cole Triathlete – diary update

    Max#9: Elliott Cole Triathlete – diary update

    Today’s interview is with Triathlete, Elliott Cole who is giving us his regular training and event diary update. In this interview Elliott discusses how well he competed in his first two Olympic Distance Triathlons for the season, as well as highlighting some excellent (yet so simple) fitness tips for people to implement to take advantage […]

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