LEWIS HAMILTON has revealed he clinched his fifth world championship just days after the death of his grandfather, Davidson Hamilton on Thursday morning before the Mexican Grand Prix.
Like the true professional that he is, he went out and put in a great performance.
He said. "Naturally when someone passes away it brings the whole family together but he was the godfather of the family."
So how did he keep it all together and compose himself to get out onto the track on Sunday?
I love this quote "success leaves clues, and that people who produce outstanding results do specific things to create those results." - Tony Robbins.
As I listened to Lewis reflect on his victory, after he joined Michael Schumacher and Juan Manuel Fangio as the only drivers to win 5+ world titles, I discovered the 12 success and resilience clues Lewis shared at the 2018 F1 Champion's Press Conference.
Lewis Hamilton drew strength from the passing of his grandfather knowing that he we not just racing for himself but for his father and grandfather who paved the way for him to be a five time Formula 1 world champion.
Well done Lewis Hamilton.
“It's not what happens to us, but our response to what happens to us that hurts us.”- Stephen R. Covey
LEWIS HAMILTON remembers the legacy of those who worked hard and sacrificed so much so that he could be where he is today. He gives tribute to his father and late grandfather who passed away on Thursday 25th Oct 2018. #LHFive @LewisHamilton
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