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Inspire Your Team

Looking for the perfect poem or quote to inspire your team?

This section contains a variety of inspirational material that is sure to light a fire within you athletes.

(Please feel free to forward the links to your athletes. And please forward us any additional ones to share with the Championship Coaches Network!)

Abraham Lincoln Overcoming Failure
Abraham Lincoln Overcoming Failure

Don't think you have any chance of being successful? Based on his past record of failures, Abraham Lincoln had no right to think he could win the presidency of the United States. But that didn't keep him from trying, consider this this

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The Value of Time
The Value of Time How can you get your team to realize the importance of taking advantage of each day, practice, and repetition? If this poem doesn't help tremendously, I don't know what will. . . . keep reading
I Am Only One, But...
I Am Only One, But... Feeling like you can't make an impact on your team, school, or community? This poem shows you exactly where to start. . . . keep reading
If by Rudyard Kipling
If by Rudyard Kipling Rudyard Kipling's IF poem is a great one to remind people how to live and compete with character. . . . keep reading
Winners vs. Losers
Jeff Janssen. Janssen Sports Leadership Center
Winners vs. Losers Looking to light a fire within your athletes? Check out this motivational quote on the differences between Winners and Losers. . . . keep reading
If You Think You are Beaten
If You Think You are Beaten Here's a great poem that reminds us that our mindset is the key to success. . . . keep reading
Don't Quit
Don't Quit Here's some great inspiration you can use for an athlete who is ready to give up and give in. . . . keep reading
Who Am I?
Who Am I? See if you and your teammates can figure out who has such a bearing on your success and failure - and then get him/her on your side. . . . keep reading
What is a Workout?
What is a Workout? Looking to motivate your teammates to get the most out of training? Here's a great poem that is sure to inspire your teammates. . . . keep reading
Little Eyes Upon You
Little Eyes Upon You Here's a great little poem you can use to remind your athletes that their attitudes and decisions set an important example for many . . . keep reading
212 Degrees of Motivation
212 Degrees of Motivation Here's a link to a great mini-movie that is sure to inspire your athletes to turn up the heat! . . . keep reading
Rock Solid Leadership Inspirational Video
Rock Solid Leadership Inspirational Video Looking for a short inspirational mini-movie to ignite and inspire your leadership? . . . keep reading
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