Category Archives: Physical Education

Homeschooling Phys Ed

It’s funny the things that people think of when they think of challenges to homeschooling. One thing that comes up sometimes among those who are considering homeschooling is, “How will we do phys ed if we’re homeschooling?” Or, from non-homeschoolers, … Continue reading

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Sunset over Soccer Fields

The Beautiful Game: last night’s scrimmage at the Richmond Kickers‘  Ukrop Park was under an amazing sky.

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Title ix and Me

When I was in eighth grade, I ran hurdles on my middle school’s boys track team. At that age, in those days, in that small town, technique counted for a lot, and because my older brother had been a high … Continue reading

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Stoppage Time

The 2012 Richmond Kickers Colonial Cup marked the last time Nick’s Kickers Central Fulham team will play together. Their tournament performance (1-1-2) included some solid play against some good teams, and the players stayed focused. And then, it was over. … Continue reading

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Virginia Soccer League Talent Showcase

Not much time to post, but before we head out to the Richmond Kickers Colonial Cup, I wanted to note that Nick had a great time playing in the Virginia Soccer League Talent Showcase in Williamsburg last Saturday night. One … Continue reading

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