Photo: iStock I have been coaching athletic teams since 2002. I have coached basketball, baseball, t-ball, kick-ball, cross-country and track and field teams with athletes of various ages from grade school to high school. In the last few years I have been an assistant coach and a head coach for cross-country and for the distance runners for a track and field team at … [Read more...] about Building a Successful Team
https://youtu.be/tWIMPymYFzM Photo: Dottie Lessard YouTube Can you make it to the fence? No matter how bad things look, do you have the energy, the motivation, to take another breath, another step? Are the obstacles in your life real? Or are they self-imposed? For Dottie Lessard (1966-2015), the obstacles were all too real. Afflicted with cystic fibrosis she underwent … [Read more...] about Can You Make It To The Fence?
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Photo: iStock A while ago, I was watching a TV show on the NFL network about the Green Bay Packers of the 1960’s when Vice Lombardi was the head coach. The show is called A Football Life. Coach Lombardi had a habit of being very demanding with his players and constantly yelling at them, demanding perfection from them. Jerry … [Read more...] about Are You Checking Your Sunshine or your Shoeshine?
Photo: iStock There is a series entitled “A Football Life” on the NFL network on cable television. One of the programs in the series includes a two-part episode about the legendary football coach of the Green Bay Packers in the 1960’s, Vice Lombardi. In part one, in an episode entitled “Lombardi Saves the Franchise” there is an interview with NFL Hall of … [Read more...] about Perfect, Excellent or Just Good?