Coaches often exhort their charges to ‘play together!’ or to ‘play as a team!’. The reasons for victory are often described as great ‘team play’ and losses are caused by ‘not playing together’. But what does that actually mean? How do you play together? How do you play as a team?
THE AWARD-WINNING PHOTOGRAPHER HAS BEEN SURFING SEASIDE FOR OVER 20 YEARS, SOMETIMES HE PULLS OUT A CAMERA TO TAKE A PHOTO OF IT.
“For a Brazilian, the perfect (football/soccer) match is one that finishes 1-0, with a disputed penalty in the injury time. Because that is the kind of match that ilicits the maximum emotion.”
Stories that objectify female sports stars often run under the guise of female empowerment. But branding some sports as ‘sexy’ means women’s talent is overlooked.
LESSONS FROM THE 1965 AND 1966 WORLD CHAMPION.
It should come as no surprise to anyone who has done any coaching that to master it is hard work. But what surprises me is the number of people who think they want to become coaches who place limits on what they will do to get the job / position they think they want.
It wasn’t the ideal start to Chase Budinger’s professional beach volleyball career…
Budinger revealed earlier this year he was transitioning into playing beach volleyball professionally and partnering up with Sean Rosenthal, a two-time Olympian and giant of the sport.
Have you stopped lately to think to yourself “how fun is SURFING?” One should, as a matter of course, try and do that at least once a day.