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Based in Atlanta, GA - Rick Limpert is an award-winning writer, a best-selling author, and a featured sports travel writer.

Named the No. 1 Sports Technology writer in the U.S. on Oct 1, 2014.

Sunday
Jan212018

Forget Tiny Homes, this Man Lives in a Sandcastle

What a life!

For 22-years beach monarch Marcio Mizael Matolias has avoided high rents in an upscale district of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by living in a sand castle.

But his unusual home has not stopped the 44-year-old, known affectionately by locals as ‘The King’ from from pursuing his three passions:reading, golf and fishing.

 

Saturday
Jan202018

Kindle Pick of the Week: Secrets of Sports Psychology Revealed

The Secrets of Sports Psychology Revealed by Rick Wolff is aimed towards the individual athlete (or coach) who is eager to cut through all the clutter and find out what is the best approach to adopting sports psychology techniques that actually work. It includes stories about working with athletes, such as Manny Ramirez and Jim Thome, as well as lessons learned from groundbreaking Sports Psychologist H.A. Dorfman.

The Secrets of Sports Psychology Revealed by Rick Wolff will answer basic questions that most top athletes have, including:

·         is it okay to have pre-game rituals?

·         Do superstitions work?

·         Is there a guaranteed way to elevate one’s mental game into the zone?

·         How do the best athletes find a way to make mental adjustments during the heat of competition? 

This is a book that makes you think, and one might be able to see what works for others and how you can learn from that.

The author calls on his own experiences to help the readers understand that psychology plays a major role in sports.

Rick Wolff is a nationally-recognized expert in the field of sports psychology. Wolff, a former professional baseball player in the Detroit Tigers’ organization, also served as the roving sports psychology coach for the Cleveland Indians from 1989 to 1994 and has worked with numerous top professional and collegiate athletes. A direct protégé of the famed sports psychology coach Harvey Dorfman, Wolff can be heard every Sunday morning on WFAN Sports Radio in New York City where he discusses key sports parenting and sports psychology issues. An honors graduate of Harvard University as well as Long Island University, Wolff was a member of the Crimson baseball team that played in the College World Series in 1971. He was ultimately drafted and signed by the Tigers after his junior year. Always in demand from the national sports media, Wolff has appeared on all the major television networks to provide his insights on sports. He resides in Armonk, New York.

Thursday
Jan182018

New Home for 'Tech of Sports'

After almost five years at Modernlife.network, "The Tech of Sports" has flown the coup.

A new home, but still some great content, and we are upping the ante with some great upcoming guests.

Here is the new page: http://techofsports.blubrry.net/

Here is first episode at the new location.

It's episode #199, btw. Stay tuned for No. 200.

Wednesday
Jan172018

Snow Again Causing Problems in Atlanta

Snow fell overnight all throughout Metro Atlanta and with the cold air temperatures, roads froze and it's dangerous outside.

- Dozens of crashes throughout metro Atlanta due to icy roads, including one involving a salt truck on Hwy 316 in Gwinnett County and another involving a MARTA bus in DeKalb County.

- Nearly 200 flights cancelled, 255 flights delayed in and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, as of 8 a.m.

- Winter Weather Advisory in effect for all of north Georgia and metro Atlanta

-Gov. Nathan Deal has declared a State of Emergency for 83 counties due to winter weather

Tuesday
Jan162018

UFO Spotted on Live Portland Newscast

While live on air the screen behind the News reporters caught what looks like two objects flying pass and changing direction to fly out of view..... SOURCE KOIN 6