Tag Archives: team

Opportunity

We are given opportunities in life.  We seize them, or we don’t and seek another chance to change directions. In working on being more self-aware, I learned that it’s best to have a methodology in which you are able to … Continue reading

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Top of the mountain alone?

Every boxer has sparring partner stories.  Some sparring partners teach us harsh lessons while others take a more gentle approach, but no matter what, each of them has a huge impact on the people we are today.  I think it is … Continue reading

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Dissatisfaction and satisfaction

  BOXING IS THE ART OF PRACTICING CONFLICT For the past year, my team has endured a ration of losses in their boxing matches and I have spent the greater part of this year really questioning my coaching ability.  Questioning … Continue reading

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This might be a night of a few blogs

A boxing team is a family.  We all have our roles.  Things get ugly, but ultimately we really care about one another.  Boxing is a hugely passionate sport that brings up a lot of emotion.  Coaches aren’t exempt from this…..we … Continue reading

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Individual and Team

Boxing is such an interesting mix of individuality and team.  A beautiful chemistry. Each boxer must be responsible for their own training, effort and mental focus in order to perform well in the ring.  They alone are responsible for their … Continue reading

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Reflection on Team

It’s Sunday and only 2 weeks until the first weigh-ins for Nationals.  It’s been an interesting path to this point and I’m excited for what will appear over the horizon.   Over the past few months, many people have worked … Continue reading

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