Why We Climb

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Climbing gives us the opportunity to prove we can do something extraordinary and push ourselves to our limits.

Jackie Joyner-Kersee: On Greatness

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“Age is no barrier. It’s a limitation you put on your mind.” – Jackie Joyner-Kersee ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Join us! If you have a favorite sports quote, please send us your submission via email to anyone on the […]

Why We Run #20: To Get High

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Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring us to peace.

Mia Hamm: On Greatness

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“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back… play for her.” – Mia Hamm ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the […]

What I Learned From Running a Marathon

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I cannot think of one singular challenge in my life that required more of me to complete than those 26.2 miles.

Sometimes, March Madness Can Wait

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A die hard NCAA fan wouldn’t miss a game, expect in the case of Uncle Frank.

Ted Williams: On Greatness

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“Baseball is the only field of endeavor where a man can succeed three times out of ten and be considered a good performer.” – Ted Williams ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Join us! If you have a favorite sports quote, please […]

Bo Ryan and the Death of a Dream

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Bo Ryan was not graceful in defeat, but can we blame him?

More Than Just Muscle… Why Men Really Need to Compete

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Dr. Mark Schillinger says “Men can support each other to work through adversity with intensity, focus and solutions”

Hawaii, The Wisconsin Badgers, and Life Lessons

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Sometimes sports can be a connection to people we love.

How a Terrible Game of Hockey Taught Me How to Play

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  How Tim O’Connor battled self-interference and got in the flow. — I achieved a breakthrough: I played hockey this winter and I was terrible. I was invited last November to play pick-up hockey. They already had two goalies so it meant I’d be playing out. I said yes mainly because I missed the needling […]

It’s Not You, It’s Them: How To Cope With Heartache…From Your Sports Team

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Oscar Wilde once said, the heart was made to be broken. Wai Sallas wants you to know there is life after heartache, and it starts with you.

The Kid From Tomkinsville

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What speaks to a boy more than sports? A book about sports, of course.

Ian Botham: On Greatness

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“To me, it doesn’t matter how good you are. Sport is all about playing and competing. Whatever you do in cricket and in sport, enjoy it, be positive and try to win.” -Ian Botham ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Join […]

4 Tips For Parents Gutsy Enough To Coach Youth Sports

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So your kid signed up for a sport … and the team needs some help. Are you really ready?

The Art of Rebounding Described by Kevin Love

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Kevin knows that rebounding on the court is just as important as helping his body rebound and recover after a tough game. That’s why he reaches for chocolate milk for recovery.