Category Archives: Sports and fitness

Lunch breaks in Ohio

August 26, 2016- This is what I did on my lunch break,

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Tip of the Week: How to get much better at golf using your iPhone

July 30, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I used an iPhone to film my swing, which would have cost $150 for a PGA pro lesson 10-years ago.

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More beach fun under the sun

June 25, 2016- These photos were taken at Tod’s Point in Old Greenwich.

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Shoddy construction of the West Thames cancer turf field

Update June 12, 2016- This new artificial turf field and surrounding fence are already looking old and dirty.

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Review: The Under Armour trainer shoe

June 3, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Having found Under Armour athletic jogger pants superior to Nike, I tried some of their shoes. The Under Armour

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The new CDC guidelines for prescribing opioid pain pills

June 3, 2016- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD The musician Prince died from a fentanyl overdose. Michael Jackson died from a sleeping medication

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The Le District juice bar is the best in the area

May 28, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD It is a very costly and messy affair to make freshly pressed juices per order, rather than having pre-made bottles

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Higher fencing goes up on West Thames turf field

May 14, 2016

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Letter: The new management of Asphalt Green BPC is horrible

May 12, 2016- Letter to the Editor by Jim Hi Steven,

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Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts cost $12.50 a month

(6,400 real BPC residents have read this story as of April 19, 2016. We inform.) Update April 19, 2016- The BPCA slashed the cost of memberships in half. A year-long pass is now approximately $15,

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Uber freak

February 21, 2016

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The new office for Offshore Sailing Class

April 5, 2016- The new Offshore Sailing office in the Mercantile Exchange building by the Irish Memorial is open.

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The egregious athletic coaching most kids receive

March 25, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD In 2005, at age 37, I got some good PGA golf lessons at Muirfield Golf Club in Ohio: Jack Nicklaus’

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Trees planted in West Thames ballfield

March 25, 2016

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Another pointless running race awakens BPC residents

March 20, 2016- by Steven E. Greer This morning, another one of those pointless exercises awakened thousands of BPC residents.

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BPCA refuses to allow Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of the $70 million community center

Update March 1, 2016- As a direct result of our reporting, below, the BPCA has refused to allow

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Durst accused of canceling 9/11 charity stair-climb at One World Trade Center over greed

Update March 8, 2016- A few hours after the story, below, was posted, Durst reversed and allowed the stair climb.

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Tip of the Week: The Chick’n Shack diet made me 30% stronger

February 18th and 21st, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD On Wednesday the 18th, I was surprisingly 30% stronger than normal in the gym,

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Tip of the Week: Buy an American-made athletic shoe by New Balance

October 8, 2015- I needed some new cross-fit type shoes and was shopping around. The only

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All-American

Update February 18, 2016- I bought these sweatpants and shirt for under $100. Per story below

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