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#790 – Heath Davidson On Acceptance & Doubt/

#790 – Heath Davidson On Acceptance & Doubt/

  • July 14, 2020

Heath Davidson – Wheelchair Tennis Player

Heath Davidson is a Paralympic Gold Medallist for Wheelchair Tennis, and a motivational speaker. Heath represented Australia at the 2016 Rio Paralympics alongside Dylan Alcott to win the Men’s Quad Doubles gold medal, and in 2016 won the International Tennis Federation World Team Cup in Tokyo, Japan.

In 2016, alongside Dylan, Heath was awarded Tennis Australia’s Most Outstanding Athlete with a Disability.

On today’s episode of The Daily Talk Show, we discuss:

– Heath’s routine
– Taking care of yourself mentally and physically
– Heath’s Uber Eats go-to
– Athletes and diet
– Strength building
– Getting into tennis
– Accessibility and wheelchair tennis
– Bringing motivation and connecting with others
– Curiosity and living with a disability
– Accepting who you are
– Resilience and acceptance
– Heath’s break from tennis
– Tennis players and their relationship with their coach
– Hard work and luck
– The 2021 Paralympics
– Sports and emotions
– Success and the fear of failure
– Visualisation
– The US Open & Heath’s friendship with Dylan Alcott
– Iso habits
– Wheelchair sports classifications
– The Last Dance
– Cadbury chocolate choices

Heath On Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/heathdavidson13/

Heath is an ambassador for Cadbury Australia’s Bonus Smart Watch initiative. After pledging support for the nation’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes for Tokyo 2020, Cadbury Australia has announced its encouraging people to enjoy fun and light-hearted activities whilst taking care of their overall well-being by giving away 25,000 smartwatches.

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