Back in the day, Australian rules football legend Ron Barassi addressed the junior team I was playing with. “When you run out on the ground on Saturday you should look like a footballer,” he said. “Make sure your clothes are clean and your socks are pulled up. Even if you are not a great player, you should look like a footballer,” he told us.
You don’t have to be an Aussie rules football fan to understand that he was urging us to show up as though we mean business.… Read more