This game presented one part of what I like about basketball and sports in general. Sooner or later those not willing to give up will become better and present a good competition or even come over the top. Also - if you get to the top and want to stay there there can't be one … Continue reading BCH U16w vs München Ost 2
Warming up Photo: Danijela Marinica Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.Sun tzu "the art of war" Last time we went against Altenerding was at their home and after a very interesting and close game we barely made it out victorious with +2 points 65 to … Continue reading BCH U16-3 vs Altenerding
On the benchPhoto: Dana Fischer First game in second round went against one of the strongest teams in the league and holder of the Place 1 in the standings on the day - Holzkirchen. In the home game we managed to barely take this team with +2 Points in a very hard game, but then … Continue reading BCH U16-3 vs Holzkirchen
"I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but by how high he bounces when he hits bottom."General George S. Patton This is a matter of mind. Team's core players were the same guys battling mental blocks last year. This year - there is only hard work, hard games and pushing. Team … Continue reading BC Hellenen München u16-3m: Mid-Season
After u14 Hellgirls game against TSV Wasserburg on 8th of December, 2018.Team defended Hellenendome with Endscore of 65 to 64. People look for the shortcut. The hack. And if you came here looking for that: You won't find it.The shortcut is a lie. The hack doesn't get you there.[..]There is only hard work, late nights, early … Continue reading BC Hellenen München u14w: Mid-Season
"Most of us aren’t defeated in one decisive battle. We are defeated one tiny, seemingly insignificant surrender at a time that chips away at who we should really be." - Jocko Willink How can I help? This is the question that got me here. Well that and advice of my Coach from BC Herren 2. … Continue reading BC Hellenen München u16w: Mid-Season
-And what happened? - Life. /My Blueberry Nights Day 2 Beep-beep-beep. Should I smash it? Nah. Five more. Beep-beep. A'ight, let's roll. Naked feet hit the ground. Morning to myself, everyone else is sleeping. Except some people outside. There is always someone awake before me in Klagenfurt. Norm. Take a sip of water. Two, three … Continue reading United World Games in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee(AT) Part 3 of 3.
This Post turned to be way longer than I expected, even as a Draft. I ended up fighting with my urge to tell this story from my perspective and to just cut some stuff out to shorten this whole thing and make it "a quick read". Now, as you can see I decided for former … Continue reading United World Games in Klagenfurt am Wörthersee(AT) Part 2 of 3.
As it goes with all good adventures, also this one started spontaneously. It didn't crawl up to me slowly, nor did it send any warnings. It happened in January, one fine morning I was at work and received message from Sandy.
"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now." /Chinese Proverb Warning long-post: at least 10 minute read. If you're not into this kind of stuff, go watch some 5 minute cat videos on YouTube instead. This journey has taken me further than I could have imagined. … Continue reading The second Season.