JR Larose: Former BC Lions Football Player Talks With Us About Redemption, Challenges & Doing Whatever It Takes
JR Larose is a retired football player from the BC Lions who now inspires us to do whatever it takes to live your dreams. He talks about how his faith in God helped keep him focused, who his biggest mentor was in his life and what to do when you have set backs.
He said, “Your life is like a book, do you want that chapter to end in failure? You need to do whatever it takes”
Scripture That JR Is Key In His Life: Romans 8:31 If God is for us, who can be against us?
JR Larose’s Bio:
JR LaRose is a 2011 Grey Cup champion. A proud member of One Arrow First Nation, he is an ambassador for Aboriginal peoples. He is an accomplished speaker speaking and facilitating over 400 presentations throughout Canada and the United States since 2008. A proud family man JR’s path to success has been a long and hard fought journey. Growing up in low incoming housing in Edmonton’s inner city didn’t exactly set JR up for success but it did give him the drive to succeed. JR grew up without a father. His father, of Nigerian heritage, was deported back to his native country before JR was born. JR never met his Dad.
“You must have a dream & a goal, then a choice to make it happen.” – JR Larose