Paralympic Athlete Lex Gillette On Finding Your Vision

Gene Marks
Jun 22, 2022


Paralympic Track and Field Athlete for Team USA, Lex Gillette, may have lost his eyesight, but he certainly hasn’t lost his vision. Hear him talk with Gene Marks about overcoming obstacles, having a good support system, facing your fears, and much more. This is the first episode in a powerful two-part series.

Topics include:

00:19 — An introduction to Lex Gillette
02:11 — Overcoming obstacles
05:31 — Facing barriers in life
09:51 — The importance of a support system
12:48 — Facing your fears
16:04 — How vision can help you see

Listen here.



Gene Marks

Columnist on smallbiz, economy, public policy, tech for The Guardian, The Hill, Philly Inquirer, Wash Times, Forbes, Entrepreneur. Small Business owner and CPA