2-4-1 Blog

December 20, 2023

Introducing 2-4-1 Fencing – A Revolutionary Approach to Fencing

We are thrilled to announce a unique and innovative approach to fencing: 2-4-1 Fencing. Developed in collaboration with 2-4-1 and Eric Momberg, Head Fencing Coach at Lawrence University, and a member of USA Fencing and the US Fencing Coaches Association,
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December 14, 2023

Reflections from Africa: A Journey of Connection, Growth, and the Universal Language of Sport

As we wrap up our incredible journey across Africa, a continent of vibrant cultures and diverse landscapes, it’s hard to fully express the profound impact this trip has had on us. Venturing into Tanzania, and the Republic of the Congo,
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December 7, 2023

A Life-Changing Expedition: Four Days in Kitwe, Zambia

A Heartfelt Welcome and an Impactful Start Our journey in Kitwe, Zambia, began under the expert guidance of our host, Stephen Chanda from the Care Sport Foundation. His thoughtful planning of our itinerary perfectly balanced the local culture with our
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December 4, 2023

Bringing 2-4-1 to life in Zambia

As our team closes out the fifth day of our African adventure, I find myself reflecting on the incredible journey so far. Today marked a significant milestone for 2-4-1, as Kerry and I finally got the chance to bring our
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December 2, 2023

2-4-1 Visit to Africa — Starts in Nairobi

Dear 2-4-1 Community, Greetings from Kenya! In less than two days here, I’ve experienced what feels like a month’s worth of discovery. It’s been a profoundly humbling and thrilling journey to meet in person the folks from Wellness for Greatness,
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November 7, 2023

United by Purpose: Announcing a Powerful Partnership Between 2-4-1 and CHJS

With 2-4-1 at the nexus of social-emotional learning and sport, we bring to the table a unique delivery model that encompasses sport sampling and physical literacy development programs. The collaboration with the Center for Healing and Justice through Sports (CHJS)
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November 6, 2023

2-4-1 Celebrates Fitness and Community at the HMF FitKids Final Mile

On a crisp autumn day, the scenic Walnut Hill Park was buzzing with an energy that could only be sparked by the laughter and chatter of 800 enthusiastic elementary students. The occasion? The Hartford Marathon Foundation (HMF) FitKids Final Mile
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October 27, 2023

The Imperative of Physical Literacy: Building a Generation that Moves for Life

Physical literacy may not be a term everyone is familiar with, but its implications extend far beyond the realm of physical education. When we talk about literacy, often, we think about reading and writing. Yet, physical literacy, as defined in
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