Greatness: The 16 Characteristics of True Champions

Greatness: The 16 Characteristics of True Champions

by Don Yaeger


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781599954288
Publisher: Center Street
Publication date: 10/24/2011
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 660,316
Product dimensions: 6.28(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.92(d)

About the Author

Born and raised in Hawaii, Yaeger is currently living in Tallahassee, FL, Yaeger spends much of his time sharing the lessons he's learned throughout his career with audiences across the country. He is also an entrepreneur and recognized business leader. He owns a political consulting business and a public relations firm.

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Greatness: The 16 Characteristics of True Champions 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
RolfDobelli More than 1 year ago
For more than two decades, journalist Don Yaeger, a former Sports Illustrated editor, had a front-row seat for observing greatness at sports fields, boxing rings, basketball courts, Olympic swimming pools and racing tracks: wherever great athletes competed. Yaeger spent hundreds of hours discussing greatness with elite sports performers. In his solid exploration of how to achieve greatness, Yaeger draws on the inspirational lives and character traits of great athletes. This is great fun – if not exactly great literature – and filled with triumphant stories. getAbstract recommends Yaeger’s insights to athletic adolescents and anyone who loves sports (particularly US sports, given the terminology) and who wants to learn about the personalities of champions.