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CLOH.org is a domain with a suite of websites opened in 2002 by Mark Rauterkus, a swim, SKWIMwater polo, T&F and Triathlon coach, of Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

CLOH.org is for sharing free ideas and insights with an experienced, opinionated, retired publisher of more than 100 titles (mostly books) for cutting-edge sports participants. All are invited to join and play well with others.

CLOH.org stands to:

  • Creating Literate Olympians Here, and build a
  • Community Learning Outreach Hub and proclaim,
  • Come Live Over Here in
  • Caring, Loving, Open & Honest ways.

New opportunities and challenges: T&F + Triathlon

Coach Mark Rauterkus became the head coach for Track & Field at The Ellis School in the spring of 2019. 

@Rauterkus Knows that the mind leads and the body follows. What do you say? Visit CLOH.org.

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Pittsburgh movie, The Last Three Days
Lots of interesting city scenes in the movie. Made in 2010. Shown on Epix2 network. In other old movie news, you[...]
Poor kids and sports article from CBS
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/uneven-playing-field-middle-class-and-poor-kids-are-ditching-youth-sports/?fbclid=IwAR2XTtLMpE_LyEPgHgLi4R4lu-P170CowOMVs5gUnU20NXAzMW-4Jh_UHXE
HBO: The price of youth sports is HUGE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AGxxBER5xJUSpending on youth sports this year will top 17 billion dollars, with some families spending $10,000 a year per kid[...]
Youth Sport Exodus
https://www.axios.com/newsletters/axios-sports-044dcf6a-807e-4bd2-91ac-760daaae1e7c.htmlThe average child today spends less than three years playing a sport and quits by age 11, according to a new[...]
Overcoming failure. Get back up and into the action.
https://www.nytimes.com/guides/working-womans-handbook/how-to-overcome-failure?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=facebook_page&utm_medium=Self-Compassion+by+Kristin+Neff%2C+Ph.D.&fbclid=IwAR0TnY9zDHLbvgrnI7wO_WzOA219gOxLUOEr_OCelXb-jYAu4lsBvTem-44
Really? Really bad for our kids.
This from a football coach in Washington DC: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/he-coached-a-dc-football-team-with-28-players-only-five-are-still-alive/2019/07/25/4d9a3e00-aef4-11e9-a0c9-6d2d7818f3da_story.html
Winning vs. Succeeding
https://youtu.be/0MM-psvqiG8
Olympic Medals per Capita
Interesting web site with stats and rankingshttp://www.medalspercapita.com/
USA Women’s National Team at FIFA
https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/soccer/the-uswnt-is-after-something-far-more-subversive-than-just-better-pay/2019/07/01/1671d770-9bfe-11e9-9ed4-c9089972ad5a_story.htmlThe team uses the profile of raising awareness around the world. 
Brain Scans and treatment plans
Great presentation!He developed a passion for medical imaging. As our professors used to say: "How do you know, unless you look?"Here's[...]
Lifeguard shortage closes pool in Milwaukee
SourceDon't plan a dip at Holler Park Pool this summer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It won't be open. With only 131 lifeguards[...]
One hundred and change — count me in!
Seeking partners nowMy first set of letters went out to some possible partners today. Do you want to help?Linkshttps://100andChange.org
Come Live Over Here — near Randyland
https://www.facebook.com/randylandpgh/Pittsburgh is specialThe Northside is home to another fix-up place, The Pittsburgh Project. The work done for home-owners is amazing.
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