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Renewing through Sport and Determination: Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera

Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera, embajador de Gogoa Mobility Robots y Movex Clinics,

In the realm of sports, we are constantly reminded that the best stories are those that inspire us, those that challenge us to rethink our own limitations, and show us the power of the human spirit. The story of Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera, ambassador for Gogoa Mobility Robots and Movex Clinics, is precisely one of those exceptional tales, a modern epic of resilience, courage, and triumph over adversity.


This article marks the second installment highlighting Miguel Ángel's impressive sporting achievements, reflecting his notable progress since the previous one and showcasing his inspiring story of overcoming.


A few years ago, Miguel Ángel's life took an unexpected turn when a workplace accident left him with a devastating spinal cord injury. A crane fell on him, bending his body and leaving him without sensation in his legs. In the blink of an eye, his destiny changed forever. However, amidst the darkness, he found a glimmer of hope in Movex Clinics' robotic neurorehabilitation clinics.


Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera, embajador de Gogoa Mobility Robots y Movex Clinics,

With the help of cutting-edge technology and the unwavering support of a dedicated team, Miguel Ángel began his journey towards recovery. Every step of the way was filled with immense challenges, but his unwavering determination and steadfast faith in his ability to overcome adversity carried him through the shadows into the light.


In Miguel Ángel's own words as he underwent rehabilitation: "Getting up from the chair was like witnessing the birth of my child." These words capture the magnitude of his achievement and the emotion that accompanied him at every step of his progress. As he immersed himself in the rehabilitation process, he discovered a newfound strength within himself, a strength that propelled him beyond what he ever believed possible.


Recently, Miguel Ángel has brought that same determination and strength to the playing field, pushing the boundaries of body and mind. In Guadalajara, he showcased his prowess on the track by surpassing his own records in the 800 meters with an impressive time of 2:16, the 200 meters in 0:32, and the 5000 meters in 15:25, marking significant progress from the previous year.



But his true test came in the Movistar half marathon in Madrid. Despite encountering a flat tire at kilometer 4 of the race, Miguel Ángel didn't stop.



With courage and determination, he crossed the finish line in a remarkable time of 1:08:40 minutes, securing a second place in the competition. Congratulations from the entire team!


Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera, embajador de Gogoa Mobility Robots y Movex Clinics

This achievement is more than just a sporting milestone; it's a testimony to the resilience of the human spirit and the power of will to overcome any obstacle. The story of Miguel Ángel Sabalaga Rivera is a beacon of hope in a world full of challenges, an inspiring reminder that with determination and faith, there is no limit to what can be achieved.


Gogoa Mobility Robots takes pride in having Miguel Ángel as an ambassador, a true symbol of courage, resilience, and triumph over adversity. His story will continue to inspire future generations to overcome obstacles and reach new heights in the pursuit of greatness.


Attached is a selection of photos illustrating the highlights of Miguel Ángel's competitions, capturing his passion, dedication, and triumph in sports. These images are a visual testament to his admirable journey to success and a celebration of his unwavering determination.



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