believable because he's been there as an athlete. He can also
relate to the businessman because he's been there himself."
Bob Watkins, president of R.J. Watkins & Co.
"When he spoke to the more than 400 young people involved,
he left any traces of a Messiah complex in his gym bag - something
more athletes should do more often in similar situations."
John Markon, Richmond Dispatch-Times
not afraid to knock on doors. He's an energetic, hardworking
We put him up like our Poster Child, and he does
C. Terry Brown, vice president of non-profit San Diego
Sports Training Foundation
just has that likeable personality - that smile or twinkle
in his eye, that certain magnetism that draws him to you."
Bob Seagren (Gold medal, pole vault, 1968 Olympics)
my idol. He forced me to get back in shape. "
Jay Flood, architect and board member U.S. Olympic Committee
wildly creative and is able to funnel that creativity through
good common sense."
Horshok, sports marketing director