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MKMMA WEEK 14: DISNEY REVEALS 4 TINY HABITS OF PERSISTENCE IN MOVIE “COOL RUNNINGS…Peace Be The Journey”

Disney's Movie

In week 14 of the Master Key course we were asked to watch any of 4 movies and blog about them.  For 13 weeks now we have discovered that Persistence is not a characteristic but 4 tiny habits….

Who would have thought that Walt Disney revealed these 4 tiny habits in a movie about the 1988 Jamaican Bobsled team, a team that if you know the story, came to the Calgary Olympics in Canada as underdogs, and in some cases the laughing stocks of the Bobsled competition.  They astonishingly returned to Jamaica after the Olympics as National Hero’s and then came back to the next Olympics as equals…

How could anyone in a country like Jamaica, with no cold temperatures, no snow, no ice to practise on, and never before a Bobsled Olympic athlete, become Hero’s in the sport?  And what were the 4 tiny habits that apply to anyone who has mastered Persistence?  I’d like to tell you the story and then reveal those habits to you. Continue reading