Coach told us we had to keep running wind sprints
as long as the old guy was jogging!' He was watching them.
In his first week, he held three two-and-a-half-hour practices, including extra wind sprints
and military style push-ups.
In my tomboy childhood dreams, the biggest barrier to an NFL career wasn't my height or my lack of a Y chromosome--it was the ice baths, Many pro athletes (and some amateurs, too) submerge themselves in ice water to slow post-exercise inflammation and help repair micro-tears in muscles, In my quest to become a star receiver for the Buccaneers, I was down for the weight room and wind sprints
, but ice baths?
Before you knew it, spring training was well on its way to being a profit center in which teams would share facilities; figure out ways to get fans excited about bunting drills, wind sprints
, and batting practice; and squeeze lots of cash out of what used to be a way for players to work out the kinks from their offseason jobs in the factory, in the shoe store, or on the farm.
Joseph Epstein; WIND SPRINTS
; Axios Press (Nonfiction: Essays) 24.00 ISBN: 9781604191004
We prefer Santa Claus (Clinton, Obama), not the high school coach who makes us do wind sprints
They had just finished running their laps, doing wind sprints
and stretching (the stretching was done in the shade).
Josie, you were running wind sprints
across the shallow; Georgia, you liked to sidle up to a floating sugar maple branch and stare at it, pick it up, hold it to the light, chew.
A high school team ran wind sprints
across an athletic field.
On Monday, Harris was back out on the grass practice fields outside the Casanova Center, running wind sprints
with members of the football program and other UO athletic teams.
Bill Zedler, R-Arlington, spoke in opposition to the bill, saying lawmakers might as well tell coaches "they can't allow wind sprints
" during physical education anymore.
He could outrun most of the defensive line in wind sprints
. He blocked punts and sacked quarterbacks.