Jan. 26 | The 3-Point Play
Many athletes seem to have picked up a sense, as they have moved up the athletic ladder, that frowning and showing anguish indicates they are tough competitors who hate to lose.
But I don’t think their frowns and displays of anguish indicate anything more than exactly that…
Do you want to show off what a tough competitor you are?
Then beat people. Overcome adversity. Smash through obstacles. Be encouraging when everyone around you has lost hope. Summon energy when you have a right to be exhausted.
Need any more? Replace your frowns with more constructive actions. Try fist exchanges. They work wonders. They make even the bad times part of the joy of sports.
― Dick DeVenzio
Founder of PGC Basketball
Whenever you act consistently with who you consider an excellent person to be, your self-image improves and your self-esteem increases.
You like and respect yourself more.
You feel happy about yourself and others.
The more you like yourself, the more you like others, and the more they like you in return.
By acting with character and in harmony with your highest values, you put your entire life (internally and externally) into an upward spiral. In every area of your life, things will get better and better for you.
– Brian Tracy
Here’s 3 ways to instantly get better grades with minimal effort:
- Sit in the front row
- Ask one question each class
- Practice nodding
Welcome to the 3-Point Play, where you’ll get a quick dose of wisdom to enhance your game and life.
Whether you’re a player, parent, or coach, join to get a:
- basketball teaching,
- life lesson,
- and educational tip
…that’s easy to apply to your life.
3-Point Play: On visualization, managing the fire, and endless passion
The process of “seeing” it in your mind’s eye aids the brain in giving the body the commands necessary to make the thing happen during the time of performance.
PGC Basketball provides intense, no-nonsense basketball training for players and coaches. Our basketball camps are designed to teach players of all positions to play smart basketball, be coaches on the court, and be leaders in practices, games and in everyday life.
We combine our unique PGC culture with a variety of teaching methods and learning environments to maximize the learning potential of those that attend our sessions. In addition to spending 6-7 hours on the court each day, lessons will be reinforced through classroom sessions and video analysis.
Our goal at PGC is to empower you with the tools to fulfill your basketball dreams, while also assisting you in experiencing the joy of the journey.