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Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

How Are We Educating Each Other?

By | June 27th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

For well over 50 years, I have been working at educating myself and thousands of others. I am clear I have been able to provide most of those others a way to look at life [...]

The NBA – Then And Now

By | June 19th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

The San Francisco Warriors are World Champions for 2017. Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry starred. Each year I am struck by the broadcasting crews slight of the greatest players that have gone before. It is [...]

You’re Committed To Winning? Are You Kidding Me?

By | June 8th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

Talk to the executives of any sports organization and they will tell you they are committed to winning. Bullshit. If this is true why is it that the same teams are always on or near [...]

Where Have All The Track And Field Fans Gone?

By | June 1st, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

When I was a kid, May was track and field month. Of course, the track and field season was longer than just a month, but the premiere event was the West Coast Relays (WCR) in [...]

So, You Want To Be A Leader?

By | May 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

So, whether or not you want to be a leader, you are already leading. The question is whether or not you are willing to be responsible for your leadership and the direction it is leading. [...]

Being Good At What You Love

By | May 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

What is the key to being good at what you love? Is there something YOU love to do? Are you good at it? Perhaps, since “good” is a judgement call, but are you improving? Or, are [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]

Choking On Our Culture – Accountability In Life And Sports

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Over the years, it has been said that sports are a mirror-image of our culture. That has never been truer than today. Let’s see if I can give you an example of what I am [...]

Why Me? Dealing With The Shingles

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

For about 10 days or more. I have been battling the Shingles. Not the ones on the roof but those brought on by suffering with chicken pox as a kid. I thought I paid my [...]

Using The Past For The Future

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

Our reactions are driven by the past and, as such, are always a limitation. They are always the same or very similar, so there may be incremental change, but very slow progress. So, what is [...]

What About Playing Baseball?

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , |

I loved playing baseball. I was a collegiate player and was offered an opportunity to play professionally. However, pro basketball intervened. Even so, a couple of innings on TV and I am falling asleep. Way [...]

Is Newer Always Better?

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Is newer always better? Every new generation of athlete tends to think they are bigger, stronger, faster and better than those who have come before them. I don’t even want to waste time and breath [...]

Not Sorry I Am Old

By | July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Coach's Blog|Tags: , , , |

As I move through my 83rd year, I often have days where my thoughts are about all the things I haven’t done or done well or didn’t even think about doing. On rare occasions, I [...]