Tag Archives: Passion

The Most Romantic Job You Could Ever Have

When you hear the word “romance,” what comes to mind? Roses, chocolates, or Venetian love among other things all represent romance and loving one another. At La Gondola Providence in Providence, Rhode Island, romance is closer than you’d think! As a full-time gondolier, Matt takes us through the historic city of Providence to talk about […]

Starbucks’ Attorney Leaves Boardroom To Follow Musical Dreams

This former Starbucks’ attorney stopped at nothing to follow her dreams! Paula Boggs is not only a Starbucks executive but also an Army Airborne veteran who decided to trade in her incredibly successful career with Starbucks to pursue her passion in music. Paula started her career in ARMY ROTC in college, continuing on into the […]

Disabled Skier On Sit Ski Performs Backflip

Professional skier, Josh Dueck, broke his back in 2004 when a skiing backflip went horribly wrong. But even after becoming paraplegic, the sportsman wouldn’t give up on his passion for skiing. For eight long years, Josh has been practicing and building up his skills using a sit ski. Now he is ready to revisit the […]

How This Former Child Soldier Became an Ultrarunning Prodigy

Meet Mira Rai—Nepal’s first female sports star and the 2017 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year. In this short film by Lloyd Belcher, follow Mira Rai’s journey from village girl to ultrarunning superstar.

First Woman EVER to Wheelchair Backflip!

This is one for the history books: Katherine Beattie, the first woman to do a wheelchair backflip. After years struggling to get a wheelchair made for athletes, Katherine has finally been able to push the boundaries of sport in adaptive skateboarding. Trailblazing in a sport means lots of falls, experimentation, and setbacks. Yet, Katherine has […]