Talent versus Hard Work:
Think you can’t win without talent? Think again….
What are you good at, what are you bad at? Ever looked out at a mill-pond day and told yourself: “I hate light airs.” Or seen it blowing dogs off chains and muttered nervously: “I’m rubbish in strong winds.” Maybe you’re just not talented enough, you tell yourself. Some are born to greatness, but others….
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Final Four Advance at Ficker Cup:
Long Beach, CA (April 2, 2016) – Johnie Berntsson (SWE), Scott Dickson (USA), Matthew Jerwood (AUS) and David Storrs (USA) have advanced to the semi-finals in the Ficker Cup Presented by Porsche after two days of combative match racing.
Completing the second day of round robins in moderate breeze, Berntsson and Dickson each tallied 10-4 and Jerwood 9-5. An exuberant Storrs, 8-6, remarked, “I didn’t think we were going to make it!” after he learned he had edged out Evan Walker (AUS) in the tie-breaker. Also eliminated were Peter Holz (USA), Dustin Durant (USA), and Steve Natvig (USA).
Dickson, who earned his Ficker Cup Presented by Porsche slot in the Long Beach Y…
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