In Chapter Six Greg learns that he has a duty to the world. That he must use his skills responsibly and always seek to do the right thing, even when it doesn’t benefit him.
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A Wrestler’s Journey: Life, Wrestling and the Pursuit of Happiness: Chapter Five
In Chapter 5 Greg has jumped forward in his life and wrestling career, he has a strong focus on the process!
A Wrestler’s Journey: Life, Wrestling and the Pursuit of Happiness: Chapter Four
It is an eventful morning for all the characters of the story. Some lessons are hard to ignore, but they’re essential to our growth!
A Wrestler’s Journey: Life, Wrestling and the Pursuit of Happiness; Chapter Three
Greg’s first matches of his long and illustrious career. He seeks to win a bet with his Dad. Wrestling is never easy, but it doesn’t have to be hard!
A Wrestler’s Journey: Life, Wrestling and the Pursuit of Happiness; Chapter One.
Introduction: Keeping this short and sweet! This idea came to me after I had put a lot of thought into wanted to practice writing some stories. As a kid I used to like writing short stories, now as a coach I thought it would be fun to write one to create a story about wrestling.Continue reading “A Wrestler’s Journey: Life, Wrestling and the Pursuit of Happiness; Chapter One.”
The Mind of the Injured Athlete
Injuries are a massive part of athletics. Dealing with them as an athlete or a coach can be difficult, this post will help either navigate the challenges of an athletics injury!
Don’t Specialize. Have Fun & Become an Athlete!
Specialization in sports is rapidly becoming the norm, but it is not a MUST for success. In fact, it may be a deterrent. Read on to learn more about why athletes shouldn’t specialize!
Centurion Mindset: There’s no Agony in Defeat.
Winning isn’t important. There’s no agony in defeat. Love the process, love the journey, and you will never know defeat. We never lose, we can only learn.
Don’t Cut Weight, Manage it.
Weight loss in wrestling is one of the more grueling parts of the sport. It is what takes the fun out of the sport for so many, but it doesn’t have to be as bad as it is. Using my experiences and knowledge I lay out a framework as to how you can manage your weight, rather than let it manage you.
Centurion Mindset: Attitude of Gratitude
An Attitude of Gratitude is among the most important mindsets I learned as Penn State Wrestler. It is the single most important mindset I employ as a human being. In this post I will talk about what Gratitude means to me, and how you can utilize it as well. I am Grateful to be able to explain such a wonderful tool to any who will give me the chance.