Road to Valor: a life of faith and heroic athleticism

Posted August 18, 2019 11:05 pm by Everyday For Life Canada

Road to Valor: a life of faith and heroic athleticism

Just days ago, I finished reading the inspiring true story of the Italian cyclist Gino Bartali. He won the Tour de France at the age of 24, and incredibly did it a second time in 1948 when he was 34 years old, after the end of World War II. At the advanced age of 34, many thought that Bartoli was too old to win  the race. But he did just that. Moreover, he  had won the Giro d’Italia (Tour of Italy) two times, in 1936, 1937 and also in 1946. Bartali’s life is a testimony to heroic athleticism and the

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