2-4-1 Blog

January 27, 2024

Why Outdoor Winter Play Matters for Kids

When the winter cold sets in, we are tempted to keep kids indoors. However, the benefits of encouraging kids to play games and do sports outdoors during the winter are too valuable to ignore. It’s not just about having fun;
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January 14, 2024

2-4-1 Honors the Memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

MLK and Sports On Monday, January 15th, the nation honors the memory of Martin Luther King Jr for his heroic, nonviolent leadership.  His 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech delivered on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial served as a
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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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