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Yoga goals and football

West Bromich midfielder, Gareth Barry, passes Ryan Giggs’ appearance record on Monday, clocking up his 633rd premier league appearance.

What Barry also has in common with Giggs is yoga; the practice which Giggs has frequently credited with making a great contribution to his career’s longevity. 318 more words

Games People Play: Edgar Temple and Walter P. Temple, Jr. on the Football Team of Governor Dummer Academy, 1927

by Paul R. Spitzzeri

This Friday night, high school football teams across greater Los Angeles will launch into the 2017 season and previews of individuals and teams can be found in the sports pages of local newspapers and on many online websites. 858 more words

Paul R. Spitzzeri

The Problem of Sports Injuries

During the past several decades athletic activity has become a more common cause of injury among children, teenagers, and adults. In fact, millions of sports and recreational-related injuries occur each year. 165 more words

Is flag football more dangerous than tackle football?

SOUTHLAKE — With all the controversy surrounding concussions and football, a lot of parents have been looking for a safer alternative to the hard hitting sport. 285 more words

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The Mental Side of ACL Recovery

Whilst at hospital after surgery, doctors, surgeons, and nurses will continually tell you that recovering from ACL surgery is a long road because the healing process is so complex. 607 more words

Where it all started.

I am writing this first blog post 11 days post op for my ACL reconstruction and lateral meniscectomy. I have only started to document this now as I have realised there were many things I didn’t know before surgery about my recovery that I wish I did know and i’m sure others would like to know also (plus, recovery is mind-numbingly boring). 505 more words