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Classic Nick Rocks

Musical Youth – Pass the Dutchie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hg6VezjkO9gChristine McVie – Got A Hold On Me (low sound)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EHYoq4f6sXMPat Benatar – Shadows Of The Night (concert version)https://www.youtube.com/wat...
by Classic Nickelodeon Fan Blog on Jul 30, 2016

Ariel vs. Ben

I had Tayjon and James do some inside fighting during their sparring time.  The boys had to keep one foot inside the tire in the gym as they duked it out.  James got popped a couple of times, landing on the floor.  As he got up slowly,...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 28, 2016

Taking It Personally

I was poised to get a good shot of Alan and his son talking in-between rounds of Matt's sparring session with Rojan.  Then they both noticed I had the camera and started clowning.Note in this photo that Matt is not wearing headgear, but Rojan is...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 27, 2016

Australia: Children stripped, assaulted and tear-gassed at detention center, Dublin Rape Crisis Centre line….reporting of childhood sex abuse and ritual abuse, Evidence of ‘torture’ of children held in Don Dale detention centre, Malawi man arrested after describing sex with young girls

- Australia: Children stripped, assaulted and tear-gassed at detention center - Dublin Rape Crisis Centre line....notes a ‘resurgence’ in the reporting of childhood sex abuse - Evidence of 'torture' of children held in Don Dale detention centre...
by Extreme Abuse Survey on Jul 27, 2016

MasterCard Foundation Launches Sh1bn Joint Jobs Deal For Youth

Non governmental organisation CAP Youth Empowerment Institute (Cap Yei) and the MasterCard Foundation have announced a Sh1 billion ($10.5 million) partnership to create jobs for the youth. The five-year deal targets the economically disadvantaged you...
by Jobs & Vacancies in Kenya on Jul 27, 2016

Humidity and Excuses

Tayjon was MIA again, but my two most consistent people, Donovan and James, showed up for class.  Today was a sparring day, and the usual procedure is to let them warm up and work out for a half-hour, then begin sparring the second half of the h...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 22, 2016

Not Getting It

William asked me to open up the room where the seasonal sports coach keeps most of his equipment.  The seasonal sports coach was sitting right behind the door.  "I'm sorry, I don't want to knock anyone over," I said to the coach.  Then...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 16, 2016

Transitions Program: Aftercare

The Coyote Coast Transition Program supports teens and families in maximizing gains and continuing the momentum established in out-of-home treatment such as, wilderness therapy, rehabilitation programs, residential treatment and therapeutic boarding...
by Horizon Family Solutions on Jul 16, 2016

Department Of Youth Development Training Program Job Circular 2016

Department Of Youth Development Training Program Circular 2016. Department Of Youth Development Training Program Circular 2016 published the personal website of Bangladesh Department Of Youth Development. Joining the smart and big gov. Training team...
by Smartrena on Jul 16, 2016

Steam Bath Gym

LaFollette boxing gym might as well have been a steam bath.  The heat just hang over the room.  I was sweating profusely, and it wasn't comfortable for anyone else, especially Ariel.  She worked out for a half-hour before she just had...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 14, 2016

Coaching In Two Places

I was coaching more than I was working out at Loyola Park.  Marta needed help with a bobbing and weaving move that Alan had showed her the previous week.  She was a little frustrated with what she perceived as her slow progress, and she wan...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 13, 2016

First Annual Air Attack QB Challenge Set for July 25-26

Youth and high school Quarterback coach Craig Bryden is set to launch his first annual Air Attack QB Challenge for kids aged 9-19, which will be held from July 25-26 at the Connecticut Sportsplex in North Branford, Connecticut. Coach Bryden (@DeafQBC...
by All-Out Blitz on Jul 12, 2016

The need to listen to young people

Based on the various statements that have so far emerged from the contenders to be our next Prime Minister, none has yet shown a willingness to respond to the concerns by young people over the vote we all took 10 days … Continue reading →...
by IanChisnall on Jul 4, 2016

A Letter to my Teenage Self by Sophie Le Brozec of Franglaise Mummy

Sophie Le Brozec is a 40 year old mum who blogs over at Franglaise Mummy. Sophie is a Brit, married to a Frenchman and mum to two strong-willed half French half English daughters. Having lived in the south of France for 12 years, then London for 5...
by Honest Mum on Jul 1, 2016

An Evening At The Boxing Show

Thomas and several of the coaches decide on who gets what match in the equipment room at LaFollette Park in the photo above.I had four guys ready and able to fight at my show today:  Xavier, Jakie, Terrence, and Tayjon.  Many kids showed up...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jul 1, 2016

Dennis Gile QB Academy’s DimeDropper Mini Camp Set for July

From July 19-22, Dennis Gile QB Academy is set to host another DimeDropper Mini Camp for high school quarterbacks and wide receivers across the country. The camp will take place in San Diego, and space is limited. In addition to coach Dennis Gile him...
by All-Out Blitz on Jun 30, 2016

Donovan Saves The Day

James kept pushing one of the heavy bags yesterday while working out on it.  "Hit the bag, James," I kept telling him.  It kept swinging wildly.  "James, don't you know the difference between pushing something and hitting it?" I said a...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jun 24, 2016

Resolving To Cut The Attitude

The photo above is one of the many signs I have posted inside the gym at LaFollette.  I suspect that the signs aren't being read most of the time.  But they serve as backup when I enforce the rules that are written on them.Tayjan, James, an...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jun 23, 2016

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by ishoescenter.com on Jun 22, 2016

Summer's Early Warnings

I found this nice photo of George, who runs the boxing gym at Garfield Park, talking to a fighter in the corner. Time went fast on the first day of the summer session, which was a blessing in more ways than one.  A guy shows up with his son, who...
by Boxing Mid-Life on Jun 22, 2016


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