When I made the decision to train for the Olympics, I made the decision to go for it no matter the outcome. Whether we qualified or not, whether I made the team or not, I would give my team and myself the best opportunity to succeed and I would be proud if I could accomplish that. This made every later decision easier, as I had already committed to this vision.
Many may say they cannot be an Olympian because of the way their bodies are built, but I believe that grooming yourself to be an elite athlete is so much more than your […]
There are so many types of AMAZING 2m defenders. Some specialize in fronting, others in staying behind and some even specialize in one very specific type of zone defense. […]
Dreams can come true, so let’s dream big! I dreamt of becoming an Olympian, to compete with the best athletes in the world and represent my country, my family, my […]
WOW Water Polo player paralyzed from the waist down! It is amazing what we can do when we put our minds to it. Add in a team of supporters and […]
Definition: D-Team is the defender group, sometimes people move in and out of the D-Team depending on her current role on the team. Some of us are lifers… ————————————————————- One […]
Drill #4: Vertical Body Position, Horizontal Movements Sit in the water as you did for Drill #3. At every height in the water (alligator low to showing stomach) move directly […]