Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Mugshot practice: Wrong to use black mugshots as targets? Racial profiling
    Florida mugshot practice: Police used black male photos for practice, backlash
    Was a series of Florida mugshot photos used for target practice by Florida police recently? North Miami Beach law enforcement officers are receiving public backlash after it was discovered that they had used mugshots — all of whom were black...
  • Learning to control a movement is essential for precise execution
    Make It happen, Don't just let It happen: How to be and stay in control
    Every body continues in its state of rest, or of uniform motion in a straight line, unless it is compelled to change that state by forces impressed upon it. Isaac Newton's First Law of Motion translated from the Principia, Latin for...
  • Indra Devi: a pioneer for women in yoga
    Indra Devi: a pioneer for women in yoga
    Indra Devi begged Krishnamacharya to teach her yoga, this was not customary at the time. With persistence, Krishnamacharya gave in and Indra Devi became his first female student and went on to be the first Westerner to not only teach yoga in India...
  • Glenn Dorsey
    Report: Glenn Dorsey returns to practice
    San Francisco 49ers NT Glenn Dorsey returned to practice for the first time since training camp this week. He initially tore his biceps last August, prompting the 49ers to place him on the injured reserve/designated for return list at the start of...
  • Passing is a lost art
    Week 4, Basketball Drills for Practice
    This is week 4 of my weekly practice drills series, in which I show you five drills that will help you. This week a few of the drills will focus on an art that is seldom practiced, and that is passing. This is one of the most underrated skills in...
  • Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: Ashtanga yoga master
    Sri K. Pattabhi Jois: Ashtanga yoga master
    K. Pattabhi Jois, who is known for spreading the teachings of Ashtanga yoga, that he learned and developed with his teacher Krishnamacharya. This practice of yoga is based on vinyasa krama, or linking the breath and the movement. Pattabhi Jois...
  • Week 2, Basketball Drills for Practice
    Week 2, Basketball Drills for Practice
    This is week 2 of my weekly series of drills for basketball coaches to use during practice. Make sure you click the subscribe button, to get email notifications when I write an article.This Drill is taken from Louisville Head Coach Rick Pitino,...
  • Freshmen on Defense
    Tennessee football practice observations & notes (Aug. 2)
    Practice 2 (August 2)The offensive line looked similar to practice one in one drill. It was the same first team that finished-up spring practice.LT-Jacob GilliamLG-Marcus JacksonC-Mack CrowderRG-Kyler KerbysonRT-Coleman ThomasPunt Returners &ndash...
  • Is musical talent genetic?
    Music ability and the willingness to practice is in the genes, says new research
    Mom or dad may have driven you to cello rehearsal all those years, but you can also thank your genes for pushing you to practice, according to new research, "The genetics of music accomplishment: Evidence for gene–environment...
  • Interview Tip #6 Breathe
    Interview Tip #6 Breathe
    Review. By now you are getting the idea that there is really a lot involved when experts and others tell you to “make sure to prepare for an interview!” Already, in previous articles have covered:Practicing – Over PreparingTaking...
  • Puzzle
    Developing a strong mathematical foundation
    Creating a love of math helps children as they grow and begin to learn more complicated math problems. Building a strong foundation of math can help the child better understand more complex concepts. Being able to understand these principals will...
  • Practice tips
    12 Practice Tips
    My teacher used to say that it's easy to consume an hour with the instrument in your hands but that doesn't necessarily mean that you practiced. Here are some tips for good practicing:1. Open the case-- Daily practice is essential but...
  • Fast Friday practice
    Weather plays havoc during preparations for the Indianapolis 500
    Rain continues to be a major storyline this week atIndianapolis Motor Speedway(IMS), causingIndianapolis 500practice time to be significantly cut short forVerizon IndyCar Seriesteams. It has even impacted some of the qualifying for next weekend&...
  • Starting a yoga practice
    Things to know before heading to first yoga class
    Yoga is taking the Western world by storm. There are many different styles of yoga classes and it can be difficult to navigate which class is the right fit. Here are a few additional tips and necessary reminders to add from the article published...
  • The art of practice:  How to be exceptional in dance
    The art of practice: How to be exceptional in dance
    Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts. Winston ChurchillFailure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. Truman CapoteOur greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we...