John Wooden: the difference between winning and succeeding | Video on TED.com

With profound simplicity, Coach John Wooden redefines success and urges us all to pursue the best in ourselves. In this inspiring talk he shares the advice he gave his players at UCLA, quotes poetry and remembers his father’s wisdom.(Filmed at

Inspirational Sports Story - Terry Fox

What legacy do you want to leave? Terry Fox Story "If I die at least I'll die happy doing what I want to do in life." -Terry Fox, he was

Michael Moschen juggles rhythm and motion | Video on TED.com

Michael Moschen juggles rhythm and motion Michael Moschen puts on a quietly mesmerizing show of juggling. Don't think juggling is an art? You might just change your mind after watching Moschen in motion.

Pilobolus perform "Symbiosis" | Video on TED.com

Two Pilobolus dancers perform "Symbiosis." Does it trace the birth of a relationship? Or the co-evolution of symbiotic species? "Fratres," Arvo Part;Almost a Tango," Thomas Oboe Lee.

Diana Nyad: Extreme swimming with the world's most dangerous jellyfish | Video on TED.com

Need a pep talk?Diana Nyad: Extreme swimming with the world's most dangerous jellyfish via TED

Ueli Gegenschatz soars in a wingsuit | Video on TED.com

Wingsuit jumping is the leading edge of extreme sports -- an exhilarating feat of almost unbelievable daring, where skydivers soar through canyons at over Ueli Gegenschatz talks about how (and why) he does it, and shows jawdropping film.

Ben Saunders skis to the North Pole | Video on TED.com

Ben Saunders: Why did I ski to the North Pole? Arctic explorer Ben Saunders recounts his harrowing solo ski trek to the North Pole, complete with engaging anecdotes, gorgeous photos and never-before-seen video.

Aimee Mullins: Changing my legs - and my mindset | Video on TED.com

In this TED archive video from paralympic sprinter Aimee Mullins talks about her record-setting career as a runner, and about the amazing carbon-fiber prosthetic legs (then a prototype) that helped her cross the finish line.

Chris Gerdes: The future race car -- 150mph, and no driver | Video on TED.com

Chris Gerdes: The future race car -- and no driver

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