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Episode 15 - Valorie Kondos Field - Everything you do in life is a choice

October 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 15
GivBk Sports Podcast
Episode 15 - Valorie Kondos Field - Everything you do in life is a choice
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GivBk Sports Podcast
Episode 15 - Valorie Kondos Field - Everything you do in life is a choice
Oct 21, 2019 Season 1 Episode 15
Brett Friedman / Valorie Kondos Field
The Pac 12 coach of the century talks about her only standing ovation, mental health awareness in an age of social media, and the time she laughed when the UCLA athletic department asked her to be the head coach of their gymnastics program.
Show Notes

Notes & Highlights
02:15 But oh my gosh, I loved to dance!

07:00 It proved that you didn't have to be perfect, you just had to be human, honest, raw, and real.

11:00 Miss Val began her illustrious career playing the floor music for her student-athlete gymnasts. Check out Life Is Short, Don't Wait to Dance!

17:30 Success is peace of mind and knowing you've done your best. - John Wooden

21:15 Yearn to Learn

30:30 Let's hear it for right-brained people! Katelyn Ohashi is a phenomenal human being. She has a real big heart.

31:50 Takes n' Fakes Trivia

38:00 Bragging rights and money. It's pathetic if that's the only reason we play sports.

40:00 Get over yourself. No one is looking at you.

48:00 This generation is more influenced by their phone than anyone in their life. The best thing parents can do is set boundaries. Go play with your son or daughter.

55:30 If we could all use social media for things that are good and uplifting and empowering, imagine the world we could create. It's up to us.



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