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What I Learned To Push Myself In College

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I tore my MCL and ACL nine months ago. During my recovery, I lost all my motivation to push myself. I stopped doing my exercises and consequently stopped making progress. Instead of thinking of the long-term effect my negligence would have on my future, I was focusing on the short-term reward–no pain. Pulling myself up from this taught me how to push myself from my lowest to go beyond what I had previously settled for. I’ve learned to take things seriously from the start and to hold myself to the standards and level of commitment that I set.
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