Three-time Olympian who inspired ‘Cool Runnings’ in the tri-state today

Local News
devon harris FOR WEB_1551183290597.jpg.jpg

Three-time Olympian Devon Harris will be in the tri-state on Tuesday.

Harris was a member of the 1988 Jamaican bobsled team that inspired the movie “Cool Runnings.”

He now travels as an inspirational speaker, and on Tuesday morning, he’ll address students at Daviess County High School.

Principal Matt Mason says the message Harris will share with students is both timely and important, saying quote: “I want students to walk away from this presentation knowing that anything is possible when running after their dreams.”

Harris is also the author of a children’s book, as well as a semi-autobiographical motivational book.

For the latest breaking news and stories from across the Tri-State, follow Eyewitness News on Facebook and Twitter.

(This story was originally published on February 26, 2019)

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories