Category Archives: God and performance in sports

My time with an Olympic coach

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A paddle and a prayer

This week enjoy a post by my colleague Bob Clark, the Christian Science Committee on Publication for Florida: The world’s fastest growing water sport may also be one of its healthiest. Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) is the hottest thing on … Continue reading

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The Olympics & faith: Ancient wisdom, modern practice, part 2

It was late in the afternoon.  Our county wide running club had hired an Olympic coach for just one day.  The elite runners had the first group appointment at 8:00 a.m.  The rest of the members were assigned an hour … Continue reading

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The Olympics & faith: Ancient wisdom, modern practice, part 1

Ryan Hall is a Team USA Olympic marathon contender.  He’s also a man quite open about how his faith is influencing his training and event participation.  A recent New York Times feature about Ryan, “A Runner’s Belief: God is his coach”, … Continue reading

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