Want to be a better athlete? Become a coach for these 3 reasons.

Imagine yourself putting on that Misfit , BC  or Vortex jersey for the first time. That Furious George or Traffic jersey for the first time.  That Team Canada jersey.   All the sprints and hours grimacing while you roll your IT bands and quads, all the days when you lack feeling in your hands for … Continue reading Want to be a better athlete? Become a coach for these 3 reasons.

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Diligence, Integrity, Trust: The New Pillars of UltiPros Ultimate Academy

When I owned UltiPros Ultimate Academy as a sole proprietor, I'll admit that my mission and vision statements were fuzzy at best and my values were mainly for show.  Here's what I wrote in my journal in the early days of the business: In case you can't read my chicken scratch, I ended up with the … Continue reading Diligence, Integrity, Trust: The New Pillars of UltiPros Ultimate Academy

So you’re not enjoying it as much…

He had a point.  Why was I checking fantasy football in the middle of the 45 minutes I set aside to developing the Advanced Group's curriculum? Because I'm a huge football fan?  Not particularly. Because I knew my line-up needed changing?  Nope. Have I already lost the enthusiasm for the entrepreneurial life?   No...have I? No. … Continue reading So you’re not enjoying it as much…

The 7 questions we should be asking ourselves knowing we will colonize Mars.

We are going to colonize Mars.  I have little doubt in my mind that not only will be colonize Mars; we will colonize the galaxy and beyond. I don't want to talk about Elon Musk and his plan to send millions to Mars, although that is the inspiration for this article.  What I would like … Continue reading The 7 questions we should be asking ourselves knowing we will colonize Mars.

Be happy where you are today; strive to be better tomorrow.

The title is the first of three values we expect our academy participants, leaders in training and perhaps most importantly, coaches to uphold.  At first glance, it’s a pretty simple sentence; there are no complicated words and it’s not a long sentence either.  Read it a couple more times and you may start to ask … Continue reading Be happy where you are today; strive to be better tomorrow.

October goals, what I’ve accomplished so far, what I need to get done

October Goals  Before going to bed, write down what I am going to do at certain times  Realize worrying whether I do exactly what I write down is useless What I've (we've) accomplished so far  Solidified partnership with Danie Proby, my amazing co-founder.  Her passion for Ultimate and the kids is incredible.  You can see … Continue reading October goals, what I’ve accomplished so far, what I need to get done