Archive for July 2010

Incredible Performance: I'd Like To See Any MLB, NBA, NFL Player Do This!!!

As I sit here watching the video below I can’t help but think about how much effort, dedication, creativity, and talent this routine took to put together. Seriously, these girls are simply awesome, phenomenal, remarkable, amazing, and extraordinary – heck, I don’t think there is a word in the English language that fully depicts what... Read more »

Really, Steroids and PED's Is "More About Weakness Than Strength" - ???

Ebenezer Samuel’s suggestion, in his piece Steroids and other performance-enhancing drugs can be more about weakness than strength on NYDailyNews.com, that the use of these substances is a way for pro athletes to ward off possible physical consequences from their athletic careers seems a little perplexing. As much as I might like to be more... Read more »

Wow, A Little League Baseball Injury Turns Ugly - Lawsuit Pending

WKYC TV in Cleveland Ohio reports that a father is suing an opposing team’s coach after the coach allegedly told his pitcher to throw at the father’s son on his second bunt attempt during a game this past June. The pitch hit the batter, breaking two bones in his hand.   Here, check it out:... Read more »
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Another High School Athletic Program Toughens Code Surrounding Athletes, Alcohol & Drugs

It appears my two articles, Current High School Athletic Codes: Are You Aware They Have Changed? and Teens, Athletes, Parents, and Drinking: What’s a Parent To Do?, have come to life in Connecticut where theday.com local news reports on similar issues in their piece, Stonington proposal tightens athlete alcohol, drug policy. Stonington High School is... Read more »

Coach Tony on AM 1230 WFAS in New York to Discuss "No-Cut" Policies in School Sports: Chicagoland, Express Your Thoughts!!!

Mark your calendars this Sunday (July 18th) at 8:00 a.m. as “important radio show” so you can listen in online to Coach Tony as he discusses “No-Cut” policies as an absolute in school sports. Here’s your chance to call in, as he is taking callers, and express your views on this hot topic. Should all... Read more »

High School, College, Life Got You Down? Something Awe-Inspiring For YOU!!! Do Not Miss This Video!!!

Every once in a while I come across something that puts in perspective exactly what it is I support and encourage in students and student athletes. Something that not only tells a story but visually depicts the essence of a belief system, above all others, that gives deeper meaning behind one’s life, truly enhancing it.... Read more »
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WADA Asking Drug Companies To Join In Battle Against PED And Steroid Use

ESPN Olympic Sports reported last week, WADA signs accord with IFPMA, that WADA (World Anti-Doping Agency) recently signed an agreement with a group representing pharmaceutical companies that creates a cooperative effort to help identify PED (performance enhancement drugs) users. The International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations will be offering information to WADA regarding substances that are known to... Read more »

Inspirational Quote of the Day - Friday, July 30th

Inspirational Quote of the Day - Friday, July 30th
Adversity cause some men to break;others to break records. -William A. Ward From: The Greatest Inspirational Quotes

Inspirational Quote of the Day - Wednesday, July 28th

Inspirational Quote of the Day - Wednesday, July 28th
The will to win is important,but the will to prepare is vital. -Joe Paterno   From: The Greatest Inspirational Quotes
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Inspirational Quote of the Day - Monday, July 26th

Inspirational Quote of the Day - Monday, July 26th
Perfection is not attainable,but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence -Vince Lombardi   From: The Greatest Inspirational Quotes