Cross Training Athletics

Training the Heart of a Champion From the Inside Out

Character
"Articulate It"


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INTRODUCTION
Q. Why do I need to have character?
A. Character provides a foundation for success and provides you with the ability to overcome adversity. 

DEFINITION
• To scratch and engrave the attributes and features that make up an individual.

SPIRIT: WHAT WE BELIEVE.
• Physical training has some value but character has value for the present and the future
• Trials can produce perseverance and perseverance produces character and character, produces hope    

SMARTS: WHAT WE THINK.
• Positive Self-talk
Go to: Power to...Do What’s Right!


QUOTE

“Character is Power, Character not circumstance makes the man.” - Booker T Washington

“In my opinion, Character is the most important determinant of a person’s success, achievement and ability to handle adversity.” - Tom Landry


SOCIAL: HOW WE LOVE
• Nobody should seek his own good but the good of others
• Do not be deceived bad company corrupts good character

SKILLS: HOW WE WORK.
• Do what is right not what is easiest even when no one is looking.
• Be controlled by truths and values not feelings or moods. 

CHALLENGE QUESTION
• If 0 is Reputation and 10 is Character, where are you?