About this episode

Lex Gillette is an athlete, a Paralympian, world record holder, speaker and person who loves life at the end of the day.

In this episode we discussed:

  • being a Paralympian and losing his eyesight at a young age
  • how heโ€™s handling 2020 and the uncertainty around the Olympics and Paralympics
  • his background in athletics
  • getting into adaptive athletics
  • what itโ€™s like to be a blind Track and Field athlete
  • getting to and maintaining a high level of excellence, with his first Paralympic Games being in 2004
  • winning gold at the Games and what it would mean for him
  • where his motivation comes from
  • gratitudeย 
  • his Why
  • the meaning of life (yep, we went there!)
  • and much more!

Follow along with Lexโ€™s journey at https://www.instagram.com/lexgillette and https://twitter.com/lexgillette

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