Inspiring Movies

Inspiring Movies

With a little extra time on our hands, and our athletes in need of some inspiration right now, I reached out to my community within the 'Gymnastics Growth Club' Facebook group for their recommendations of inspiring movies or documentaries to watch related to sport.

Here’s what they compiled! Thank you so much for all the contributions 🙂

(BTW, as much as I’d love to sit and watch all these movies, I can’t! and therefore can’t vouch for the quality or appropriateness of all of these suggestions, so please do your due diligence before passing on to young athletes.)

Nadia [Gymnastics]
The Gabby Douglas Story [Gymnastics]
Coach Carter [Basketball]
Rudy [American Football]
The Short Game [Golf]
Invictus [Rugby]
Remember The Titans [American Football]
Peaceful Warrior [Gymnastics]
Facing the Giants [American Football]
The Karate Kid [Karate]
Soul Surfer [Surfing]
Miracle [Ice Hockey]
Invincible [American Football]
Glory Road [Basketball]
We Are Marshall [American Football]
Million Dollar Arm [Baseball]
Cool Runnings [Bobsleigh]
Free Solo [Climbing]
Gridiron Gang [American Football]
The Blind Side [American Football]
Pele: Birth of a Legend [Football]
The Mighty Ducks [Ice Hockey]
The Express [American Football]
Eddie The Eagle [Ski Jumping]
Mo Farah: No Easy Mile [Running]
Rocky [Boxing]

For the Coaches:
The Last Dance [Basketball - Netflix]
All or Nothing [Multiple Sports - Netflix]
Last Chance U [American Football - Netflix]
Sir Alex Ferguson Secrets of Success [Football - Netflix]
The Test [Cricket]
Formula 1: Drive to Survive
Andy Murray Resurfacing [Tennis]
The Ronda Rousey Story: Through my Fathers Eye's [MMA]

Got any further suggestions? Send them over to me at [email protected] and I’ll be sure to update the blog!

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