Friday, March 19, 2010
Who is the World's Strongest Man?
After thinking about it for awhile, I think it is because those guys in the competition look like me. They tend to be bald (like me) and have bodies that are shaped like barrells with legs. To the untrained eye, we might seem similar in size (until we all take our shirts off!).
It's not like my boys have no discernment whatsoever. We just watched the Olympics and they never pointed out that I could win the speed skating event, so they aren't making me the champion in EVERY sport. But they think I look like these guys:
Until this past year, I wouldn't have even called myself an athlete, ever. But I'm working on it now. I have two awesome boys in my cheering section, so it'd be a shame for me to just sit on the bench and not try to do my best.