MONTHLY ARCHIVES January 2017

Competing against yourself pt 2

I remember measuring my run up and looking at the bar at the Athletics High Jump in grade 4. Almost everyone cleared the first round except for the fat boys who bent the bar (hahahaha!). In those days (1992) the high jump pole was metal so the teacher had to try and bend it the […]

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Competing against yourself pt 1

Competition is the way of survival. One of the reasons I believe that sport is good for children is that it teaches them how to compete. Competition exists in every aspect of our lives and we will not succeed or improve if we don’t know how to compete. Whenever my children have running races up […]

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