Jan 25 2024
Athletic Mindset and Entrepreneurial Adventures with Donovan Lopez and Handre Reinecke
This week we bring you the inspiring stories of Donovan Lopez and Handre Reinecke, the dynamic duo affectionately known as DLO & DRE! In our sit down, Donovan and Handre unravel their intertwined narrative, from growing up together as teammates in the basketball community to becoming lifelong friends. They've taken the principles of teamwork and discipline learned in the gym and applied them to their lives post-graduation. Their stories are a masterclass in pivoting passions, embracing growth, and transforming sportsmanship into a business acumen that transcends athletics. Listen in as they detail three key areas of their story:Basketball Journey: We dive into the heart of their basketball careers, as they relive the highs, lows, successes, and setbacks of the game. Donovan and Handre share the raw, authentic stories of their athletic pursuits, which resulted in well-deserved Hall of Fame titles at Rocklin High School. Discover how they navigated it all, what they learned, and the advice they want to pass on.Athletic Disciplines in Everyday Life: Explore how these young athletes seamlessly translated their experiences on the court into everyday disciplines. Donovan and Handre discuss the profound impact of applying athletic principles to their daily lives, where Donovan is currently studying at the University of Nevada, Reno, and Handre deciding to forego college and start a personal training business. They share insights on discipline, perseverance, and the importance of passing on these valuable lessons to others.Building a Business and Brand: At the ripe age of 22, Donovan and Handre are boldly taking a leap into entrepreneurship. Hear how they're navigating the challenges of building a business and brand from the ground up. From the risks they're taking to the passion driving their venture, this segment unveils the determination and ambition fueling their entrepreneurial journey.This one isn’t just for the athletes. It’s for the dreamers, it’s for the ones willing to put in the work, it’s for the ones willing to follow their passion, and it’s for the bold. This one is for you!