The ultimate test of a wrestler is to handle any outcome with grace.
I always knew that I would write, I just had no idea how personal my first book, "6 Minutes Wrestling with Life", would be to me.
I love to inspire, motivate and show a different approach to dealing with or solving life's problems through my writing.
As a former athlete and current coach, I believe that in sports there are valuable life lessons that can have a tremendous impact on a young athletes life.
I pull these life lessons out from my own experiences in sport.
Hopefully I have touched you through my writing and have stirred your emotions enough to live life more fully.
To all those wrestlers who are now wondering if it was all worth it…
Infect everyone whom you come into contact with –
with belief, optimism, hope, and love.
Control the controllable. Everyone has controllable and uncontrollable parts to their life. Everyone thinks it is the uncontrollable parts of their life that need the most attention. I beg to differ. The uncontrollable parts cannot be controlled. The controllable parts can. Concentrate on controlling the controllable. For, it’s […]
It became my dream as a little boy to wear that singlet and when it became true it was the proudest moment of my life.
You set out to achieve greatness, and you have come up short.
You met your match.
You now realize that you gave it your all, and your all just wasn’t enough.
And it hurts.
It hurts badly.
To struggle and to understand.
Never the last without the first.
People will come in and out of your life like passengers traveling on a train.
Do, or do not. There is no try. Star Wars ________ Being able to execute in the big spot is a sign of a champion. Imagine going undefeated all season, 50-0 and then losing in the state finals to a wrestler with a record of 40-10. […]