The Best Thing About Spring: Baseball Season

There’s nothing quite like stepping foot on the diamond for the first game of the season. The bright lights shining down at you. The freshly tilled dirt. the lush, green outfield with soft mowed grass. The crowd buzzing and cheering. It’s exhilarating, to say the least. It has taken a lot to get to this point. It all […]

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Hit the Pavement With Russell Athletic Sports Apparel

You stand, stretching, at the bottom of the bleachers at your high school football stadium. You can see your breath against the cold, grey winter sky. It’s time for another set. You sprint up the stairs. Quick feet. Both feet on each step. Your legs are on fire. Your entire body burns with a feeling […]

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Team Russell Athletic: Game Day Inspiration

Nearly every sports team and its fan base have a pre-game ritual of some kind. The Fighting Irish are a famous example. Before each and every home game at Notre Dame stadium, each member of the football team slaps the words “Play Like a Champion Today” on a sign that hangs over a stairwell just […]

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Sports Traditions: Cutting Down The Net

Sweat drips off the brow of the shooter as he performs his free throw ritual. He’s been doing it since he was a freshman playing on the varsity team in high school. One, two, three dribbles. He spins the ball backwards twice. Kisses the leather. Prepares his shot. Visualizes the swish of the net. He […]

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Team Russell Athletic Basketball Training Tips

Whether you’re looking to join your college intramural league or want to do your best at high school basketball tryouts — these training tips will get you game ready in no time. Train Like It’s Game Time Basketball is a high speed, high intensity sport. So, it goes without saying that training with the same […]

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Extend Your Workouts With Russell Athletic Dri-Power

You’re at the gym, ripping away at your workout. Fifty minutes of intense work and you feel invincible. You add another 20 pounds to your max. The jumprope tap-tap-taps the ground as you get ready to conclude a killer workout. You think, why not throw in a two-minute plank for good measure? Suddenly it dawns […]

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How Coaches Can Set The Standard for Sports and Athletes

It takes a special person to be a great coach. It takes someone with a rare blend of determination, responsibility, leadership and patience to unite a team and bring them to victory. A great coach is organized, poised and, more often than not, wearing his or her “uniform.” Maybe this uniform consists of a sharp, […]

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Endure The Cold Weather With Russell Athletic Sweatpants

There’s nothing quite like waking up to a blanket of fresh, clean white powder outside your window. Especially when it’s enough to call it a “snow day” and you get to work from home or classes are cancelled. After you’re through shoveling the walk and driveway, kicking back in your favorite pair of sweatpants with […]

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