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The following is an excerpt from Everything Is Possible: Finding the Faith & Courage to Follow Your Dreams with Sheryl Beck. White Flyers Jerseys . Copyright ? 2016. Published by Baker Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group. Used by permission.Sometimes the only thing that could get me to come down from my perch in my tree was to tell me the Olympics were on TV. One day I was completely absorbed in the gymnastics competition when I turned to my parents and announced, Im going to be an Olympic gymnast when I grow up. There was a brief pause, then they nodded. Wow, okay, they said. To them it was okay. They would ever dissuade me even if the idea seemed far-fetched. I used to think they were pretty crazy, but now I realize they were always ten steps ahead of any wild plan I could dream up. They always saw the potential in me. They always believed I would live an extraordinary life that defied all odds. They taught me how to look past my circumstances. They taught me to be brave, for which I will be forever grateful. A life without fear is a life without limits.I was six years old the first time I saw Dominique Moceanu on TV. It felt like a lightbulb went off in my head: Aha! I want to be like her. She was tiny; I was tiny. She was fiery; I was fiery. She was born to Romanian parents; I knew I was born to Romanian parents. We even looked alike, with the same tan skin, huge dark eyes, and thick jet-black hair. I was drawn to her but couldnt say why. I remember a poster in my gym of the Magnificent Seven, Dominiques 1996 US Olympic gymnastics team, and one of her on the beam. I told myself, One day, that will be me.Im not sure what it was about tumbling that appealed to me, but I do know I was always attracted to activities that required strength, technique, and focus. I also loved the speed and sensation of flying across a room. I felt like I had been shot out of a cannon. From the time I was in second grade, the gym at Beth Allen Power Tumbling was my second home. At that time, the gym was in Newton, which was about twenty minutes away from my house. I didnt complain though, because there was a Hardees on the way, and I got to eat hot ham-and-cheese sandwiches (they used the white cheese instead of the yucky orange cheese, which made me so happy) on the way home. I might have loved those sandwiches as much as I loved learning how to power tumble. I wasnt in that building long before Beth moved her business to a gym that was conveniently located by my school. But no more ham-and-cheese sandwiches!When my mom first called Beth, she explained my fascination with gymnastics and asked her if shed take me on as a student.Sure, we can try, Beth said. But honestly, Ive never helped anyone like that. Lets see what she can do.I wanted to do it all. My very first day, I did a forward roll. I had such drive and passion for tumbling, there was no stopping me. The gym had a Tumbl Trak, one beam, some floor mats, and a long rod spring floor that we competed on. Between the track and the rod floor were rainbow-colored mats where we would practice handstands, cartwheels, and round offs. We used to have handstand contests to see who could hold a handstand the longest. Big surprise, I always won! I could stand on my hands for hours if I had to. When it came to tumbling, I didnt need as much of a running start as other kids -- why waste time when I could just get down to it?I want to do a back handspring, I told my coaches one day. I could tell Beth was a little unsure. It was not an easy move, even for a kid with legs. But I was determined and wouldnt even let them spot me. I never let anyone spot me for the longest time, and Im not sure why. I just wanted to take on the challenge all by myself, to prove to myself I could do it without anyones help. Looking back, it was crazy-I could have killed myself! But I was strong-willed and stubborn. 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Anthony Joshua will make a second defence of his IBF world heavyweight title at the Manchester Arena -- and not at Cardiffs Principality Stadium -- on Saturday November 26.The Britons opponent will be announced later this month and one of the leading candidates is Kubrat Pulev (23-1, 12 KOs), the Bulgarian who was knocked out by Wladimir Klitschko in round five of a world title shot in November 2014.Liverpools David Price (20-3, 17 KOs), who was stopped by Erkan Teper for the European crown last year, is also a possibility.Promoter Eddie Hearn had mentioned the prospect of Price fighting New Zealander Joseph Parker (20-0, 17 KOs) on the undercard of Joshuas next fight, if the IBF champion fought in Cardiff in early December.But with Parker -- Joshuas IBF mandatory challenger -- due to fight Ukraines Alexander Dimitrenko in his homeland on October 1, Price could get the call to face Joshua (17-0, 17 KOs) next.It had been reported that the 2012 Olympic gold medallist would next fight at the Principality Stadium, formerly the Millennium Stadium, which has a capacity of 74,500 andd a retractable roof. Adidas Flyers Jerseys. But after five consecutive fights at the O2 Arena in south London, Joshua is back on road and fights at the Manchester venue for the second time in his professional career.When I first started my professional career I travelled all round the country fighting, which I loved, this is taking me back to the grass roots, said Joshua. I cant wait to get back up north and show the people of Manchester how much I have improved since the last time I was there.I have been inspired over the summer by the fighters in the Olympics, it has given me a new perspective and huge hunger to get back in ring.It has taken a bit of time to officially announce the fight, we want this to be a spectacular show, all the way up the card and it takes time to get these things right.Joshua, 26, has stopped two Americans in world title fights, beating Charles Martin in two rounds in April and then halting Dominic Breazeale in seven rounds in June. 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