News - 20.01.2021

Achieve success - Lunch lecture

VR offers a motivating lunch lecture from Ásdís Hjálmsdóttir, former javelin thrower, Thursday January 21st from 12:00 to 13:00.

When Ásdís Hjálmsdóttir was 10 years old she announced to her family that she was going to compete in the Olympics. Today she has just retired as a world class athlete, has broken multiple Icelandic records in javelin throw and participated in multiple Major Championships.

In this lecture she will share her experience and the methods she used to achieve her extraordinary results, qualify for three Olympic games and finish a PhD at the same time. She will talk about how we can become the best version of ourselves, the importance of a strong mindset, good health and how we can set goals and achieve them.

This lecture will have English subtitles and will only be available online. It will be streamed at the advertised time, January 21st kl. 12:00-13:00 and open throughout that day on the link www.vr.is/streymi and after that the lecture will be available on VR My Pages for 30 days.

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