By Art Briles
Growing up in Rule, Texas, paintings Briles discovered at a tender age the significance of exertions and religion from his mom and dad. quickly that religion will be verified.
On their strategy to see him play in a faculty soccer video game, Briles' mom and dad and aunt died in a vehicle crash. This occasion formed Briles into the fellow he's at the present time. His father, Dennis, left him with a sequence of classes. He taught his son that the area does not simply hand you issues, you might want to earn them. And he taught him the effect that religion can have in his life.
Briles placed those classes to paintings as a soccer trainer, the place he tested his attractiveness for turning suffering groups into winners, from highschool to the employees at Texas Tech to move trainer on the college of Houston. employed to teach Baylor in 2007, he was once confronted with a well-recognized activity. inside 3 years, Briles led the Bears to their first bowl video game in 15 years.
Today, he instills those self same classes into his younger avid gamers, assisting them discover a cause to excel. there are many excuses for failure yet Briles surrounds himself with those who find themselves fearless by way of chasing good fortune. that's one of many many classes he imparts to his readers, with chapters that include:
* God and the instructing of Dennis Briles
* discovering Your Passion
* you could switch angle, no longer Talent
* Passing within the Land of Earl Campbell
* everyone is a Captain
Filled with dramatic soccer tales and classes realized, this ebook will encourage and entertain.
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Beating Goliath: My Story of Football and Faith by Art Briles