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|Resilient: the untold story of Crossfit's greatest comeback / Brooke Wells ; with Christine Bald.
|New York: St. Martin's Press,2024.
|Extent of Item
|xvi, 201 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
|"On the last night of the 2021 CrossFit Games, ten thousand fans watched in horror as Brooke Wells' elbow dislocated under the weight of a 190-pound barbell. This is the extraordinary story of what happened next: How Wells pulled off a highly improbable comeback that transformed her mentally and physically into one of the fittest women in the world. In Resilient, Wells provides a refreshingly honest, authentic account of how she overcame fear, self-doubt, and a slew of unexpected obstacles to return to the CrossFit Games less than a year after undergoing total elbow reconstruction. A story of strength, passion, courage, and grit, Resilient is a celebration of one athlete's extraordinary spirit and her inspiring ability to never say die"--
|Subjects & Genres
|Sports injuries--Psychological aspects
|Women athletes--Biography--United States