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WATCH: This man makes a gym using rubbish he found on the beach

A man in Cape Verde, Santa Maria, has a real-life inspirational story that proves hard work always pays off. Forty-three-year old Alcindo Almedia Soares loves to exercise. And he didn’t give up the idea just because he lacked money. Almedia did not have a place for gym so he decided to make one using rubbish left on the beach. In a short film by Roger Serrasqueiro, he revealed that it was too expensive to build a “normal” gym on the islands. So, he made economic use of the bits of wood, tubes and…