Scott Burrows’ amazing true story of strength and perseverance through personal tragedy. Rare are those individuals who can truly inspire others to the core and move them to action. Scott Burrows is one of those people. His riveting story of overcoming adversity through sheer determination, will power and goal setting is mesmerizing and uplifting. VISION MINDSET GRIT — How to Stand Up When Life Paralyzes You is more than the story of Scott’s determination to overcome enormous obstacles and rebuild his life. It is a testament to his mission to inspire others to triumph over adversity as well. His message of hope and success resonates with audiences worldwide, motivating them to make positive changes in their own lives. Scott Burrows’ riveting story of overcoming incredible physical, personal and professional challenges through sheer determination, will power and goal setting encourages audiences to stand up to their own challenges regardless of circumstances.
A star athlete and fierce competitor, Scott played college football at Florida State University under legendary coach Bobby Bowden and was a top-ranked kick boxing champion whose last fight was broadcast by ESPN. On November 3, 1984, a serious automobile accident left him paralyzed from the chest down and diagnosed a quadriplegic. Despite his grim diagnosis, Scott refused to be sidelined! He took control of his life by implementing three powerful principles: Vision, Mindset and Grit. Through painstaking focus and unshakable optimism, Scott boosted his recovery and achieved seemingly unattainable results that astonished doctors, therapists, family and friends alike!