Bobby Mileage, a hip-hop dance icon, shares his remarkable life story in which he overcame harsh circumstances to try out for the NFL, earn a business degree, launch an urban clothing line and become an international street dance star. Through belief, self-talk and action (plus some quality time in the bathtub) he created his own destiny – and so can you.
Bobby Mileage’s story is one of incredible resiliency. Growing up, Bobby faced obstacles that seemed insurmountable. However, from a young age, he held fast to an unwavering belief in himself. Through sheer determination, discipline and talent, Bobby earned a college football scholarship, graduated with a business degree, tried out for the NFL, launched an urban clothing line and established himself as an international hip hop dance star.
Recognized for his dance talent and his commitment to the art, today Bobby is changing perceptions about hip hop dance and paving the way for other talented young dancers to embark on successful careers. Bobby tours the world inspiring dancers to accomplish their dreams.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx