In Episode 3 of the Higher Line Podcast Mickey interviews athlete and combat veteran Eric Rainwater. It’s a powerful motivational story about the Indomitable Spirit…Recovering from catastrophic injuries and losing the love of your life unexpectedly at a young age.
Eric Rainwater is a police officer outside New Orleans, Louisiana who’s been his share of firefights. Prior to becoming a cop Rainwater served in the navy as an explosive ordnance disposal technician attached to a SEAL unit.
As a young man in the prime of his High School Basketball years, with ambitions to play professionally, Rainwater was run over by a truck in a tragic drunk driver accident. Doctors told Eric he’s never walk straight again, but with steel resolve he overcame the odds to recover his athletic abilities and play basketball through college.
You can follow Eric on Instagram at: @Playin_the_Police
Intro – “3rd Eye Blimp” by Otis McDonald
Outro – “I Want More” by Silent Partner
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