Sometimes, we think that a person does not have the conditions to fulfill an important goal. We underestimate the capacity based on superfluous circumstances but from time to time there are superhumans who show us that there are no limits when your mind and heart are at the right place and that drive can make you overcome any obstacle.
Alysia Mountain is the perfect example of that when while during her 34-week pregnancy a few years ago achieved a spectacular feat.
The athlete did not allow her pregnancy to be an obstacle to reach her dreams and continue competing at the highest level. Demonstrating that a person can achieve anything they set their mind to.
Alysia completed an 800-meter race at the National Athletics Championship of the United States in California.
The five-time National Champion finished the test in 2 minutes and 32 seconds in the qualifying round, only seven weeks before the date on which she is scheduled to be a mother for the first time.
“I’ve been running throughout my pregnancy and I felt very, very well in all this process, I wanted to be here more than anything in the world and I feel that fire and that desire to be on the track and compete. And what better scenario than in A national competition, “said Montaño.
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The most impressive thing in history is that this superwoman not only achieved that feat in 2014 during her first pregnancy but then in 2017 with 5 months of pregnancy, she repeated it again. She made the finish line only 19 seconds behind the winning time.
While this impressive woman failed to win the races in which she participated by While Pregnant the ovation of the published that she attended the sporting event made her feel like a world champion.
The respect and admiration that she deserves in her sports career only were tagged when she decided to run during her pregnancy, collapse stereotypes and limits without foundation.