Results tagged with 'olympics'
Published April 7, 2019
If there's one thing I've learned from being an Olympic athlete, it's that being "perfect" isn't all it's cracked up to be. It sounds silly now, but the majority of my childhood was spent pursuing perfection. I was so enamored with the idea of success and feeling "good enough" that I was like a drug addict. Good results and praise fed a part of my brain that filled me with a sense of validation.
Published May 2, 2018
Well, this weekend you can relive February's Winter Olympics - OK, just the ice skating part, aka the best part - with Stars On Ice, bringing some of the most notable U.S. skaters to the UWM Panther Arena on Saturday, May 5.
Published April 6, 2018
The USA Men's National Team roster was announced by USA Basketball on Friday, and it includes a couple of players with local connections. Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton and former Marquette standout Jimmy Butler have been named to the 35-man roster.
Published March 22, 2018
Milwaukee Admirals President Jon Greenberg announced today that Olympic Gold Medalists and Wisconsin natives Matt Hamilton and Alex Rigsby will be honored at the team's game this Sunday, when the team hosts the Iowa Wild at 5 p.m. at Panther Arena.
Published March 12, 2018
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has created the first official curling bobblehead, and it commemorates a Wisconsin athlete. On Monday, the Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled an exclusive bobblehead of Matt Hamilton, the Madison native who helped the U.S. win the curling gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
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Sunday February 2nd, 2014 – Island Lake, IL
I have wanted to see a Super Bowl in person since I was a kid, and I still do. My reasons are no longer the same, but if I ever get the chance I’ll definitely go. I used to want to go only to see my beloved Green ...
Friday January 20th, 2012 - Gurnee, IL No rest for the wicked. Up and at ’em. I signed myself up for another network meet and greet breakfast this morning, and it started at 7:30 at the Golden Corral in Gurnee, IL. I’ve never been a morning person, even when I worked in mo...
IDOL JUDGES TURN THEIR NOSES UP AT ELLEN? The auditions were very much the same as in years past. Familiar Idol-wannabees are representing year-to-year as always. What's different is not four judges, but which four judges. We know this is Simon's last year. This is Randy's...
When I think about the phrase "not that long ago" I always revert to the summer of 1996. I'm not sure why. It was 13 years ago, but it is a summer I will never forget... forget... forget... get... get... get...
-(Que music) "... it's like 10,000 spoons when all you need is a ...
Wednesday October 1st, 2008 - Lake Villa, ILPretty good effort today. I put in a solid 16 hour work day trying to figure out how to do all the things I’ve let stagnate the past few months. I knew I couldn’t do them all in a day but I did at least get started on a few of them. It felt ...
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