Archive for July, 2011
Anthony Robles is the personification of Unstoppable.
At the recent ESPY Awards, Anthony Robles won the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance. Robles was born without a right leg, but that did not stop him from becoming a NCAA Division 1 Championship Wrestler. Robles was a three-time NCAA All-American and he just completed his senior season with a perfect 36-0 record and won the 125-pound Championship at the 2011 NCAA Wrestling Tournament in March with a decisive 7-1 victory over defending champ Matt McDonough of the University of Iowa. Below is the video of Robles’ acceptance speech with the transcript below. Read the rest of this entry »