Never surrender

LegaWear and Greyzone coop Today was a long day with meetings concerning a fashion show that LegaWear will host together with Greyzone of Sweden on the 20th of November in Goteborg, Sweden. It is a big step, it marks the first step of cooperation between me and Therese Albrechtson, an amazing and inspiring young entrepreneur …

Gothia Basket

Tonight I had a lecture for the partners of Gothenburg's leading team in basketball, team Gothia. Basketball is quite a small sport in Sweden. Gothia plays in our national top league, still only about 400 people goes to see the match. This makes the total turnover of one of our top teams, less than €500,000 …

A new agreement with disabledonline.com

I have just now made an agreement with Mr. Cohen on disabledonline.com to continue our partnership where I place ads on his website. It feels great, Mr. Cohen is a very impressive entrepreneur and I am happy to work together with him for another 6 months. Even though my own disability never takes over my …

A new review of my book

I just noticed that Disaboom published a new review of HANDSFREE Humor Abounds in Hands Free: David Lega’s Inspiring Journey by Rebecca Donnelly Hands Free: David Lega’s Inspiring Journey documents the story of Swedish Paralympic medalist David Lega, who was named “Outstanding Young Person of the World” for 2005 by the International Junior Chamber of Commerce, …

Me and Elvis Presley…

It's weird. Me and Elvis got the same award. We were both elected "Outstanding Young Persons of the World" by the JCI, me in 2005 and Elvis in 1971. I just found links to our acceptance speeches, so here they come! Me... And Elvis! Other honorees include, Wayne Gretzky, John F. Kennedy and Leonard Bernstein.

Choose the ”right” competition

During the last few years, I have started to feel that the word "self-esteem" has gotten almost an unnaturally large position in Sweden... and maybe in several other countries as well? Don't get me wrong, I believe that it is extremely important to work with ones self-esteem. But it feels like the word "confidence" has …