She Fell Down But Got Back Up And Came Out A Winner

Very few things make me feel proud

I am not one of those parents who actually thrive on my children competing. In fact I have never been a competitive by nature. So It’s not that my daughter came first place on the bars that puts a smile on my face.

It’s the fact that prior to going to the meet she was ready to quit and afraid. I didn’t want her to throw away all the gymnastic goodness because she was afraid. I told her just go out there do your best and if you still want to quit afterwards I would be okay with it.

It was great seeing her fall down and get back up again. It was even a better feeling watching her take first place on the bars. If a 5 yr old can learn to get back up anyone can. She inspires me to do my very best…

 

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Larry Rivera

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2 thoughts on “She Fell Down But Got Back Up And Came Out A Winner”

  1. She’s only five Larry? Wow, she did so good and staring so young. My goodness, you must be so proud. Heck, I have tears in my eyes watching here because I can just imagine how happy you are that she’s doing what she loves.

    Thank you so much for sharing this with us. She did SO good.

    ~Adrienne

    1. Thanks Adrienne, I should have known something was up when she was 2 balancing on her crib. I am very proud of her, I am just glad I am able to help her realize her passions 🙂

      Thanks for stopping by and commenting..

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