First Athlete to Play a Professional Sport After Having a Heart Transplant
Simon Keith Bio
Simon Keith is not just a former professional soccer player - he's one of the longest-living organ transplant recipients in the world, having received a heart transplant in 1986 when he was just 21 years old. Remarkably, Simon went on to play competitive soccer and was drafted #1 overall into the USA's Major Indoor Soccer League just three years after his surgery, making him the first athlete in history to play a professional sport after having undergone a heart transplant. Captivating audiences with his incredible story, Simon challenges people to find their "moments of truth" and dares them to live. How do you prepare for moments when you don't know when or how they will come? Why do some people seem to 'execute' their moments better than others? What if your moment seems bigger than what you can handle? Hear Simon's incredible story of HEART, PASSION, and DETERMINATION.