In his moving presentation, speaker Jay Blake motivates the audience to pursue their life dreams by using his personal testimony following a life-changing accident which left him totally blind and without the senses of smell and taste. Jay recounts his journey from the accident to realizing his dream of owning a professional racing team. Important life values and skills such as positive attitude, the importance of education, pursuing your dreams with passion, self-determination, and team building are underscored in this motivational, life-affirming address from a speaker who, indeed, has “walked the walk.” While Mr. Blake’s passion is automotive based, presentations are designed to inspire individuals to pursue their life goals. Material is effective and suitable for audiences ranging from students to business teams and can be customized to meet the needs of your group.
About Follow A Dream
Established in 1999, Follow A Dream is a non-profit 501(C)3 organization. The
organization’s message is uniquely delivered through NHRA drag racing
as its medium. As racing’s only totally blind, race crew chief, Follow
A Dream Founder, Jay Blake draws upon his personal experience of overcoming
adversity and achieving his dream of auto racing, and shares his inspiration
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Joe Castello is a broadcast industry veteran with a passion for motorsports,
blazing a trail with WFO Radio. WFO Radio NHRA Nitro, the only weekly
talk show 100% devoted to NHRA Drag Racing, featuring Joe Castello and
the NHRA's Alan Reinhart, is first available every Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET.
Every episode and interview from WFO Radio is available On-Demand via
iTunes, iPhone, or Android. WFO Radio is also available via dedicated
WFO Radio Android/iPhone/iPad application, available in the APP store
and Google Play.