Chasing Grace: What the Quarter Mile Has Taught Me about God and Life
Olympic gold medalist and one of the most decorated female track and field athletes shares her triumphant and heartbreaking journey from growing up in Jamaica to becoming an Olympic runner for team USA.
"For as long as I can remember, life has been measured in seconds," says Sanya Richards-Ross "The fewer, the better."
Sanya starting running track as a little girl in Jamaica and began winning races when she was only seven years old.
In Chasing Grace, Sanya shares triumphant as well as heartbreaking stories as she reveals her journey to becoming a world-class runner. From her early years in Jamaica, through her multiple trips to the Olympics, to becoming one of the most decorated female track and field athletes of all time, readers will find themselves inspired not only by her victories. Sanya offers wisdom and insights she's gained through her challenges and losses also, especially the injury and resulting loss at the 2016 Olympic Trials. Sanya demonstrates how even this devastating loss brought her closer to the ultimate goal of becoming all God created her to be.
Sanya herself says it best: "Sometimes you think you are chasing a gold medal, but that's not what you are chasing. You're racing to become the best version of yourself."
Pages: 208 Format:Hardcover Genre: Autobiography Author: Sanya Richards-Ross
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