Rick was diagnosed as a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy as a result of oxygen deprivation to his brain at the time of his birth. He was once asked if he could give his father one thing, what would it be? “The thing I’d most like is for my dad to sit in the chair and I would push him for once.” – Rick Hoyt
” He’s the one who motivated me because if it weren’t for him, I wouldn’t be out there doing triathlons. What I am doing is loaning Rick my arms and legs so that he can be out there competing like everybody else.” – Dick Hoyt
Unconditional love from father to son that inspired millions. They show us life can be hard sometimes, but it all depends on how you react to it. Enjoy the video and share the message out.