Real athletes aren’t put off by rain. Or hail. Or even four foot of slushy snow. Making the rest of us feel like wimps, Nike’s latest campaign pits leading US athletes against their toughest competition yet: the weather.
Top sportsmen and women are plunged into freezing arenas and puddle-ridden pitches, belting out their own version of ‘Walking in a Winter Wonderland’ as they play on unhindered.
The song starts with the line: “I take a swing, when it’s freezing.
Through snow or rain and we’re not quitting.” And ends with the motivational mantra “Winning, winning in a Winter Wonderland.”
Jog before Christmas lunch, anyone?
Have a sing-along here: