Nick Norris

Lesson Nine. Expressing a silent tribute

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Nick Norris. A great family man and inspiring leader.
Nick Norris. A great family man and inspiring leader.

On 17 July 2014, Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 was destroyed over the Ukraine killing all on aboard in what was a global tragedy.

My uncle Nick Norris was a passenger aboard that flight, along with three of his grandchildren. For me, continuing the 10 City Bridge Run has become a silent tribute Nick’s legacy because of his influence on my thinking. Nick was a fiercely independent thinker who challenged what was possible through his ideas. Nick’s legacy remains a driving force to keep me moving forward when the journey gets difficult.

Lesson Eight. Keep moving forward

Lesson One: Feel the frustration that the journey is not yet complete