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The Viking Challenge

By The Aloha Team

A hyped up group of Lanakila campers and counselors playing a game on the Lanakila athletics field.

Growing is not comfortable. Our bodies prefer the status quo. Growth means taking risks, stretching, and making new connections. This requires significant energy, and sometimes even a measure of pain.

It simply has to be this way—because new situations call upon us to develop different skills. And even more importantly, they ask us to make the choice to face down a challenge. Here, Lanakila counselor Tommy Reynolds shares a story of one such moment.

Click ‘Play’ below to hear his story:

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