Posted by admin on April 30th, 2014 at 4:40 pm
Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Jr. (born August 14, 1959) is a retired American professional basketball player who played point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) for 13 seasons.
Johnson's career achievements include three NBA MVP Awards, nine NBA Finals appearances, twelve All-Star games, and ten All-NBA First and Second Team nominations.
Named by Ebony Magazine as one of America's most influential black businessmen in 2009, Johnson has numerous busin...
Posted by admin on April 6th, 2014 at 11:16 am
Danny Mack "Dan" Gable (born October 25, 1948) is a retired American Olympic wrestler and head coach.
He is best known for his tenure as head coach at the University of Iowa where he won 16 NCAA team titles between 1976 and 1997.
Dan Gable is the most successful coach in American collegiate history.
Gable’s success as an athlete and coach is a direct result of his dedication and ability to get the very most out of himself and others.
Gable is a renowned speaker on the topics of ov...
Posted by admin on March 31st, 2014 at 3:29 pm
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live. - Jim Rohn
If you don't do what's best for your body, you're the one who comes up on the short end. - Julius Erving
Successful weight loss takes programming, not will power. - Phil McGraw
You know what the secret to weight loss is? Don't eat much. - Simon Cowel
There's a huge emotional component to weight loss. - Carnie Wilson
If you didn't need a pill to get fat, why would you need one to get unfat?
You must begin to think of y...
Posted by admin on March 20th, 2014 at 3:53 pm
Ayrton Senna da Silva (21 March 1960 – 1 May 1994) was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula One world championships.
He was killed in an accident while leading the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix. He is among the most dominant and successful Formula 1 drivers of all time and is considered as one of the greatest drivers in the history of the sport.
Ayrton Senna expressed concern over the widespread poverty in Brazil. After his death it was discovered that he had quietly donated ...
Posted by admin on September 10th, 2013 at 11:31 am
Wilma Glodean Rudolph (June 23, 1940 – November 12, 1994) was an American athlete and an Olympic champion. Rudolph was considered the fastest woman in the world in the 1960s and competed in two Olympic Games, in 1956 and in 1960.
In the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome Rudolph became the first American woman to win three gold medals in track and field during a single Olympic Games.
As a member of the black community, she is also regarded as a civil rights and women's rights pioneer.
Posted by admin on September 9th, 2013 at 4:03 pm
Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player, entrepreneur, and majority owner and chairman of the Charlotte Bobcats.
His biography on the National Basketball Association (NBA) website states, "By acclamation, Michael Jordan is the greatest basketball player of all time."
Jordan was one of the most effectively marketed athletes of his generation and was considered instrumental in popularizing the...