LOOK: She Didn't Make Team Canada, But That Didn't Stop This Hockey Player From Being A Success
This week, Hockey Canada found a pretty cool way to introduce us to the women who’ll be representing our country in Beijing at the Olympics. They recruited a bunch of female minor hockey players to do it:
But perhaps the coolest part of the announcement was from a young woman who didn’t make the team.
Meaghan Mikkelson suffered a brutal injury less than a year ago.
And even though she won’t represent Canada in Beijing, that doesn’t mean she’s failed.
Quite the contrary, according to her:
My Story: Here’s how I defied the odds & redefined success while falling short of making Team Canada for Beijing 2022 pic.twitter.com/W2TTG6wpv4— Meaghan Mikkelson (@Mikkelson12) January 11, 2022
How inspiring is that? A fantastic, powerful reminder of how important it is to be mindful about how we define/measure success.