The Excellence the Olympics Inspire

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” -Aristotle Over the more than 8 years I’ve been bloggingContinue reading “The Excellence the Olympics Inspire”

Curling, the Olympics, and Athletics: My Experience

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” -Aristotle   About ten days ago, I did something I’veContinue reading “Curling, the Olympics, and Athletics: My Experience”

Olympic Training– My Personal Experience

“Only one person and one person only will determine how good of a runner you become … You will become as good as you let yourself be. That one person is you.” – a Coach In 1988 and the years leading up to it, I had the privilege of training with a great synchronized swimmingContinue reading “Olympic Training– My Personal Experience”