Ben Jackson: Never Quit

July 14, 2014

Ben JacksonBen Jackson was born with cerebral palsy, but he didn't want that to define him. The communication studies major at NCC Monroe pushed himself to become a wrestler in high school. But when wrestling was over, he didn't quit -- he's now working to compete at the international level in powerlifting.


Jackson attracted the attention of Gatorade. Watch this inspirational video ad Gatorade made about him -- it's received over 500,000 hits on YouTube since it was posted on July 7, 2014.

Read more about Jackson in this Northampton Now story from 2012.



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