Your Get Up® Stories

Getting Up Through Choreography

Paula, is a choreographer and Get Up® PSA Award recipient. She has persevered through personal grief to give back to the sport that she loves so much.

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You Can’t Break the Get Up® Spirit

Gloria, is a skater, coach and Get Up® PSA Award recipient. She has persevered through multiple hip surgeries to get back out on the ice.

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Don't Give Up, Get Up®

Leanne, the skating director at Thomas Creek FSC is a Get Up® PSA Award recipient. Her club made Get Up the central theme of its spring ice show.

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Get Up® with Gymnastics

When one gymnast found out her program was being cut, she joined forces with her teammates and parents to continue her training no matter the circumstances.

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Healthy Habits Pay Off In Unexpected Way

Jim was an avid cyclist in great shape before a health scare. But he didn’t let that keep him down. After persevering through different hospitals and doctors, and a tough prognosis, Jim was back on his bike riding, doing what he loved to do.

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The Ice Says No To Disease

Traci began figure skating when she was just four years old, but it was a diagnosis nearly 20 years later that made her realize how the ice helped her Get Up®.

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Five Things Breast Cancer Taught Me About Living

Earlier this year, Molly wrote about her breast cancer diagnosis and the roller coaster it sent her on. However, out of this painful diagnosis, Molly found small Get Up® moments in her fight against the disease.

 

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