Let Ohio State coach Jim Tressel teach you how to win with the same "Big Ten" fundamentals used by one of college football's most outstanding programs! You'll learn how to develop character traits of success - such as faith, discipline and toughness - and set and achieve personal goals. A perfect line-up of football stories, spiritual insights, motivational reading and practical applications, the book provides an inside look at the core philosophy that will help you win at the game of life. Includes 8 pages of color photos and a foreword from bestselling author and leadership coach John Maxwell.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 304 Vendor: Tyndale House Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches) ISBN: 141432569X ISBN-13: 9781414325699 Availability: In Stock
The Winners Manual: For the Game of Life shares Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel's Big Ten fundamentals for success: Attitude, Discipline, Faith, Handling Adversity & Success, Excellence, Love, Toughness, Responsibility, Team, and Hope. Peppered with personal stories from Coach Tressels storied coaching career, this book shares the fundamental lessons that he has been imparting to his players and coaching staffs for the past 20 years. A perfect blend of football stories, spiritual insights, motivational reading, and practical application, The Winners Manual provides an inside look at the core philosophy that has positively impacted the lives of thousands of student athletes and served as the foundation for two of the most successful college football programs of all time. Includes 8 pages of color photos and a foreword from NYT best-selling author John Maxwell. All of the proceeds from the book are being donated directly to the William Oxley Thompson Memorial Library Renovation Campaign. Other features:
Each chapter closes with a practical application section, where readers will be coached on how they can apply the lessons imparted throughout the book to their own lives, via the establishment of measurable goals.
Provides a rare inside glimpse into the mind of one of the most respected coaches in college football history and into the huddle of one of the most successful football programs of all time.
Filled with hundreds of inspirational stories, quotes and anecdotes.