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Take A Shot!: A Remarkable Story of Perseverance, Friendship, and a Really Crazy Adventure #2020

Take A Shot A Remarkable Story of Perseverance Friendship and a Really Crazy Adventure Take a Shot is the incredible true story of how three unlikely partners world famous fitness icon Jake Steinfeld former Princeton University lacrosse star Dave Morrow and son of a TV preacher Tim Ro

  • Title: Take A Shot!: A Remarkable Story of Perseverance, Friendship, and a Really Crazy Adventure
  • Author: Jake Steinfeld Dave Morrow
  • ISBN: 9781401940270
  • Page: 473
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Take A Shot!: A Remarkable Story of Perseverance, Friendship, and a Really Crazy Adventure By Jake Steinfeld Dave Morrow, Take a Shot is the incredible true story of how three unlikely partners world famous fitness icon Jake Steinfeld, former Princeton University lacrosse star Dave Morrow, and son of a TV preacher Tim Robertson broke all the rules and beat all the odds to create Major League Lacrosse This book will take you on a roller coaster ride through the ups and downs of starting aTake a Shot is the incredible true story of how three unlikely partners world famous fitness icon Jake Steinfeld, former Princeton University lacrosse star Dave Morrow, and son of a TV preacher Tim Robertson broke all the rules and beat all the odds to create Major League Lacrosse This book will take you on a roller coaster ride through the ups and downs of starting a business and not just any business, but a professional sports league built around America s oldest and most tradition bound game Today, Major League Lacrosse is entering its 12th season, and the sport has exploded into the fastest growing game in the U.S But it wasn t always that way not even close For four crazy, chaotic years, from 1998 to 2001, Jake, Dave, and Tim faced enormous obstacles and endless challenges in their lonely battle to make their lacrosse dream come true.From the earliest inspiration Jake s chance reading of a magazine article that got the ball rolling to the wild search for investors and owners, to the insane setbacks that nearly derailed the league time and time again, to the emotional and triumphant debut of Major League Lacrosse, Take a Shot is an action packed, thrill a minute adventure story.But this book is also about friendship under fire It tells the tale of three men from vastly different worlds Jake, the brash Hollywood icon and driving force behind Major League Lacrosse Dave, a shy Ivy Leaguer from blue collar Detroit and the ultimate fish out of water and Tim, the son of TV evangelist Pat Robertson and a multimedia mogul who teamed up to try the impossible start a professional sports league from scratch at a time when other leagues were crashing and burning around them.When Jake recruited Dave to be his partner, neither had any idea what was in store for them, nor what it took to start something like this after all, who does But they had something important a gut instinct that, from day one, they could always trust each other And so, with only a handshake, they ignored all the naysayers who warned them that they were doomed to fail and together built Major League Lacrosse, weathering every crisis and shrugging off each disaster along the way And in the process, their partnership evolved into an enduring friendship, as Jake helped Dave blossom into a big time entrepreneur, and Dave at a crucial moment with everything on the line came out of his shell and justified Jake s relentless faith in him.

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    1. Take A Shot By Jake steinfeld and Dave MorrowThe main characters are Jake Steinfeld owner of a very famous fitness organization.Dave Morrow former Princeton University lacrosse player and starter of warrior lacrosseTim Robertson son of a TV preacher Take a Shot is a true story of how three unlikely partners and a famous workout coach Jake Steinfeld, former Princeton University lacrosse player and starter of warrior lacrosse Dave Morrow, and son of a TV preacher Tim Robertson, all the created Maj [...]

    2. Americans are drawn to speed one only has to look at NASCAR to see that Yet we also like games that can be a little rough Hockey and football, anyone Mental agility is also important, because watching players adjust constantly to changing conditions on the field is fascinatingccer demonstrates that best And yet, there is one sport that combines all of these things into one amazing game and while it is the fastest growing sport in America, it also happens to be the oldest sport in America Lacross [...]

    3. You can also find this review here connielivingston Are you a business owner Are you thinking about starting a business Are you thinking about starting a project but afraid it won t pan out Do you like sports Well, you have to get this book It will support you in going for your dreams and knowing you can pull it off and have fun in the process As a business owner myself and a consultant to business owners, I found this book to be incredibly inspiring and funny This real life story, told by Stein [...]

    4. Mixed feelings I m a huge lacrosse fan so I am going to eat up any book that takes me inside the sport in a meaningful way I m also an advocate for the Major Lacrosse League However, Take a Shot left me wanting I accepted that the writing would be clunky since it was written by the two league organizers What I don t accept is that there are almost no points in the book where I felt like I was inside their heads, making decisions with them Take a Shot is heavy on side stories, and light on the s [...]

    5. I recently read this book a sneak advanced copy and absolutely loved it It s an easy read and so inspiring It had me in tears I was laughing so hard Great dialogue Great stories This is a great read for anyone women, men, young or old I suggest everyone pick it up the second it is released I believe you can pre order it on as well.

    6. Cool story Jake s a bit of a bro meathead, so if you have preconceptions about lacrosse coming into this book, they re just gonna be reinforced, unfortunately Here s to many great years for the MLL though.

    7. Love the MLL Go Hounds and this was a great book for motivation and for some fun hstory about the sport

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