“Every object persists in its state of rest or uniform motion - in a straight line unless it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed on it.” -Newtons Law of Motion. MOMENTUM is not accidental. It is intentional. It is fought for, every inch. Olympic hopeful John Cody Risch works toward forward motion as he trains and competes at the top level of American Racewalking in hopes of competing for Team USA at the Olympics.