Carrick Felix, former NBA Player and Motivational Speaker talks about his story of adversity and grit. He will take you to his lowest and darkest moments within his life and show you how he managed to persevere and overcome life’s obstacles. From drugs/alcohol, living in his car, having a child in college, getting drafted in the 2nd round of the NBA Draft, and overcoming a career ending knee injury. Carrick’s story is all about looking at adversity in the eye and conquering it. This interview is all about a warrior that wasn’t willing to quit.
ALF’s passion for shooting and editing has earned him several awards including an Edward R. Murrow Award in 2006 for Videography. He was also a nominee for the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Videography.
A 6-time Emmy recipient for five different categories: Director/Producer, Videography, Editing, Feature Segment and Sound Mixing, Alf has produced over 1,000 video segments and is committed to developing GetSportsFocus as one of the best sports video magazine on the web.
GetSportsFocus (GSF) is an independent media organization based in the Bay Area with a mission to recognize student athletes and give opportunities to young aspiring journalists to perfect their craft in sports journalism.