Chris Nikic, the first person with Down syndrome to every complete an IRONMAN triathlon, inspires others to achieve their goals by getting better 1% at a time.
If you have read only one article about Chris Nikic, you were likely hooked and wanted to read more. This inspiring young man, who in November 2020 became the first person with Down syndrome to complete an IRONMAN (and verified by Guinness World Records), has become famous. All across the globe, people followed his pursuit and cheered him on, but in this book Chris and his father, Nik, will give the how-to behind his success--getting better 1% at a time--which is something everyone can do in any area of their lives.
"My mission is to honor God by being the best me I can be so I can be an example to others," states Chris. "I want to change the perceptions and raise expectations for others like me so we can reach our God-given potential." In 1% Better, Chris and Nik share the motivating principles that can be applied by anyone trying to realize a dream and reach their full potential--whether they are young or old, in shape or out of shape, and even if living with a disability.