Tag Archives: Geno Auriemma

F.C. Barcelona, Peak by Friday and Talent Development

In an interview with Xavi Hernandez, star of Spain’s World Cup Championship and F.C. Barcelona, Xavi explains development and the reasons for the current dominance of Spanish (and specifically Barca’s) midfielders:

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Geno Auriemma, Personal Trainers & Contextual Interference

After UConn humiliated Duke University, UConn women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma took the opportunity to blast personal trainers (incidentally, on the same day, I wrote about Geno Auriemma and Bri Hartley’s personal trainer in an article). Auriemma said:

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The Pressure of Playing for UConn Women’s Basketball

Last week, UConn women’s basketball player Samarie Walker transferred to Kentucky. Since her transfer, some negative things have been written about Walker, while others have questioned UConn, as Walker is far from the first high-profile player to leave. In the Hartford … Continue reading

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