Speaking Through Soccer

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For the past two yeas, Nicholas Zak Lee has raised money and awareness for Soccer Without Borders by Sweating for Good in a local 5K run. Here’s how, and why, he made it happen.

As a student at Oakland Tech High School, in Oakland, CA, Nick Zak-Lee loved playing soccer. One of the schools he

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An Active Fall Bucket List

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Take Back Autumn! Take a hike and check out the fall foliage. Get lost in a corn maze.         IMG_0278-1024x683 Run or walk in a local 5K. Start or join a Positive

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Leveling the Playing Field

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Inclusion and Diversity. The two buzzwords go hand in hand, and are on every company’s to-do list. Certainly, both are worthy goals, but they are far more than just a layer of training and a box to be checked. It’s one thing for an organization to want diversity, but it takes a clear vision and a disciplined

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A Sierra Club Field Day of Fun

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How do you create a successful event? Start with an idea, enthusiasm, a fun-packed obstacle course, and then just add water… balloons.

On June 17, 13-year-old Indigo Kopp hosted a Field Day at Plainfield, Elementary School. Her goal was to raise money and awareness for the Sierra Club Foundation, an organization that takes on the

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Final Count-Down Half Marathon Tips

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The final days leading up to a race are always the most stressful, so the awesome squad at Positive Tracks has aspeter gked me to share a few tips and notes on my routine leading up to a race. These are hopefully applicable to anyone, regardless of

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Mark Adamiak: Going the Distance, Playing for Good

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Mark Adamiak, 23, from Middletown, CT ran the 2017 Boston Marathon to support our Charity Partner, Playworks New England. We sat down to get the scoop on why he loves Playworks and sweating for good.

GROWING UP AND GETTING OUT WITH SPORTS: When Mark Adamiak thinks back on what he loved about his hometown of Middletown

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Same team! Same team!

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Three cheers for teammates, the friends who never leave really leave you.

Being ski season, I want to give a shout-out to a gift that has lasted me a lifetime—the gift of a team.

That may sound odd coming from someone who spent her formative years immersed in an individual sport, battling daily for everything

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Peace: The Ultimate Goal

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When Oren Lieber-Kotz entered his freshman year at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, everything felt unfamiliar, so the competitive swimmer decided to try a new sport as well. When he tried ultimate frisbee, he was hooked—on the fast-paced, nonstop, no-contact sport and on its positive culture as well. Immediately, Oren started making good friends. While watching a

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Alex LeClair: Kicking Ask!

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GOING BIG TO GIVE ALZHEIMER’S THE BOOT: “It’s all about asking, and asking with confidence,” says Alex LeClair. The senior at the University of Vermont is Vice President of Philanthropy and Community Service for his fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha (Pike). He’s talking on the phone while huddled under an electric blanket in his barely heated apartment. That

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