No Excuses by Kyle Maynard – He was born a congenital amputee, his arms ending at his elbows and his legs at his knees. But that didn’t stop Kyle Maynard . Kyle Maynard, author of No Excuses, was born in with a rare disorder called congenital amputation. He has no forearms, shortened legs, and stands only. 21 Mar The story of how Kyle Maynard overcame extraordinary adversity to become the first quadruple amputee to scale Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Up Close With Kyle Maynard”. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. If you wake up and try to help one exfuses and change that person’s life, every obstacle you face in front of you is worth it.

Get booking naynard here. I am even considering buying a signed copy from his website. Mar 11, Clayton Tune rated it it was amazing.

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I didn’t like how most of no excuses kyle maynard focused on football and wrestling, because I’m a girl and it didn’t interest me. From a young age, Kyle learned to adapt and overcome mwynard challenges that were placed in front of him in life and sports.

InMaynard began no excuses kyle maynard in mixed martial arts MMAand was denied a fighter’s license by the Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission inbefore opting to fight in Alabama, where MMA was unregulated. Often it is easy to put excuses in the way of pushing through to accomplish our goals.

The reason my author chose to write a memoir is to tell his story about how he overcame his disability and did things that everyone else could do. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

When he was born he was born with his arms ending at his elbows and his legs ending at his knees. Open Preview See a Problem? Kyle does his best to explain the situations and matches to those of us who are not familiar with the sport of wrestling, but I found myself getting bored when no excuses kyle maynard the details of his matches.


If there was anyone that could make him feel better, or make him feel more comfortable around people, or any situation, it was his loving grandma. See All Goodreads Deals…. I would love to meet him in person one day. But maybe the most moving one you might easily have missed. Kyle is incredibly passionate and is able to find the positive in any situation.

This book teaches people no excuses kyle maynard never give up on your dreams no matter what difficulties you have to face. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jun 08, Alyssa rated it it was amazing. He was so determined that he could be the best at any sport he, “wanted to strip his opponent of his confidence,” he also wanted his opponent to feel like, “…he was the one who had the odds stacked against him.

The story is about him and how he overcomes his problem and differences from no excuses kyle maynard people to wrestle. That’s worth 4 stars. This book is good for anybody who participates in sports of any kind or needs inspiration.

And I think if you read this book and maynaed what he has to deal no excuses kyle maynard you would change you prospective of things in your life as he did in his. However, I felt like Maynard was a bit too confident, kind of stuck on himself, if you will.

Another interesting thing that happened was that he was on Oprah and Larry King Live.

No Excuses: The True Story of a Congenital Amputee Who Became a Champion in Wrestling And in Life

He wants to help people like him know that you can do anything. The authored managed to fit every emotion he no excuses kyle maynard into words so that you as a reader could feel them too.

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My school adopted this book as our school’s big message and theme. Its very Informationaland helpful, intertwined with life applications and a true life story. Oct 01, Chase Earhart rated it it was amazing. Win a trip to Iceland with Noah. In fact, he was pretty much better than most of the other teenagers that played against him. Aug 24, Maynarv rated it it was no excuses kyle maynard. Really, he is normal, just specially made by No excuses kyle maynard. To ask other readers questions about No Excusesplease sign up.


Dec 06, Ryan Lehr rated it it was amazing. Published August 1st by Regnery Publishing first published Trivia About No Excuses: In August, mayjard, Kyle appeared maynardd a commercial as part of Nike’s kylf series.

The way that he described everything that was happening to him you could imagine it you could almost feel the amount of pain he was going through and the excitement. Tuesday 24 July His grandma did everything with him, she was like a second mother to him, that is why they bonded so well together.

To then becoming a state wrestling champion. Although he was born no excuses kyle maynard a rare condition known as congenital amputationwhere fibrous bands prevent the development of fetal limbs, Maynard decided to pursue involvement in sports, first in youth league football, where he played nose tackle for the Collins Hill National Eagles at age How much do you want it? Watch this trailer for Noahthe new film directed by Darren Aronofsky. No trivia or quizzes yet. Kyle’s inner strength, attitude, and character come through these pages and one cannot no excuses kyle maynard the book without having Kyle as one of their own heroes.

But because of his attitude and perseverance these posed as only a minor roadblocks in his goal of success.