Tina Meier. An expert at holding on.
The slightly different adventure of a lifetime.
Tina Meier is an expert at holding on, a rally driver, a motivator, an instructor and a business coach. She and her bike have assembled at the start line of the world’s toughest marathon rally four times. On average, between three and six women out of a total of around 180 starters take part in the Dakar Rally. Only half of the participants reach the destination.
Along the stages of the Dakar Rally, Tina Meier takes you along on a journey through various subjects from everyday business life, which has plenty of parallels with everyday life in a rally.
In a very animated and exciting way, she explains how she managed to passionately and creatively carve out a place for herself in this male-dominated field. She persistently presses on to her destination, all the while trusting in her own skills; she comes up with a rough plan, and as for the rest – well, that’s just improvisation. Taking part in the Dakar Rally requires riders to be mentally performing at their best, to concentrate on the road for ten long hours and to remain fully aware of everything that’s going on around them, because otherwise they risk falling. Suffer defeats, learn how to turn disappointments into positive influences, and experience your limits time and again as a …
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