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Sacco’s Snippets: July 2017

By: John Sacco July is here! I am probably one of the few people that you may meet that actually doesn’t like the hot weather. Too many years in a Hockey Rink will do it to you. Being that cold all the time seems to thicken the blood and make one yearn for the snowcapped...
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Fun Runs For The Win

In the midst of Ironman’s, half-marathons and Ultras, there’s fun runs. Whenever I throw on a tutu for a 5k or take part in a race that ends in glow paint or mud pits, I always end up laughing. It’s hard to take yourself seriously when the guy next to you is in a Disney...
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Train To Win With Coach Ingster

Gavin Ingster is a name you’re sure to hear among athletes and local sporting communities in New York. Coach Ingster has been working with athletes and diverse populations of all fitness levels, ranging from adolescent and geriatric, to college and professional athletes. After earning his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from the University at...
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Sacco’s Snippets: Hello June

By: John Sacco June 2017 June, spoon, swoon, moon. Silly as it seems this was the way songwriters would sound out song Lyrics, titles as well, while trying to churn out the next hit song. June is the probably one of the few months that can also stand on its own without the help of...
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Confessions of a Non-Ninja: A Ninja Warrior Experience

THE STORY OF MY NINJA WARRIOR EXPERIENCE By: Avi Glickstein Here’s a minor confession. American Ninja Warrior is a national obsession and has been on the air for close to a decade. Despite this, I had no idea it existed until someone in my family shared this video of Kacy Katanzaro’s 2014 run. My jaw...
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Mike Stanaway Is In The House

Aviator Sports and Events Center welcomed Mike Stanaway back to Brooklyn as he returns as the Head Coach of the New York Aviators.  Coach Stanaway has been one of the winningest coaches in junior hockey achieving an overall record of 245-89-10, while capturing three league championships and three trips to the USA Hockey National Championship....
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Sacco’s Snippets: May 2017

by: John Sacco   Crossword question, 4 across 4 letters. The year’s shortest month. February, no, that’s too many letters what can it be. May is the answer. Not because it is the shortest month of the year but because it is the month gifted with the shortest name. The fifth month in both the...
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Fun New Kinds of Team Building Activities

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” – Henry Ford Team building is one of the foundations of organizational development that can be applied to a variety of groups such as sports teams, school classes, office staff, and military units. For an organization to run efficiently and meet its...
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April Sacco’s Snippets

Sacco’s Snippets April 2017   April, this should at this point give everyone a sense of spring. “April showers may come your way; they bring the flowers that bloom in May” goes the song. Yes rain but hey, isn’t this so much better than snow. I am sure that right about now our Northern neighbors...
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