Pain Don't Hurt: Fighting Inside and Outside the Ring

Pain Don't Hurt: Fighting Inside and Outside the Ring


Pain Don’t Hurt is the no-holds-barred memoir from the single specialist fighter in heritage to come back to the hoop after open-heart surgical procedure, kickboxer Mark “Fightshark” Miller—an inspiring tale of relations, decision, and redemption.

In 2007, Mark Miller used to be a emerging famous person in expert kickboxing, until eventually a regimen actual exposed a significant situation that required open-heart surgical procedure. The problem helped to quickly reunite his fractured relatives and made Miller extra decided than ever to come back to the kickboxing ring. yet inside of a yr, his mom and dad and brother have been all useless, and Miller’s fragile optimism imploded, sending him right into a tailspin of substances and alcohol.

Pain Don’t Hurt is a narrative of fabulous tenacity, commitment, and difficult work—how one fierce competitor overcame repeated hindrances to achieve his goals. Miller recounts tales starting from his adolescence spent within the Steelers locker room to the awesome existence classes he realized from different opponents to his victorious go back to combating in a Moscow kickboxing ring. He talks truly approximately relations and fatherhood—of the tough classes approximately masculinity and violence realized from his father. He additionally deals an inspiring, interesting, and frank account of the fights—both out and in of the ring—that have formed him.

A deeply own account of guts, blood, and glory, Pain Don’t Hurt can pay tribute to the never-say-die spirit embodied in a guy who refuses to backtrack, irrespective of the odds.

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