In Wellness Force Radio episode 189, Professional Beach Volleyball Player and motivational speaker, Kelly Claes along with IntelliSkin Inventor, Dr. Tim Brown share what it means to be fearlessly authentic despite what other people believe, the keystone habits that young athletes can put into practice, and how we can help shape future generations through optimal mindset, movement, and sports.
Find out why skill and talent both pale in comparison to heart, attitude, and ambition when it comes to movement ad sports,
“It’s okay to be different or weird and I want everybody to go out there and feel comfortable about being themselves. I want people to pursue things that they want to do and not be wavered by others’ opinions or what anybody says.” – @kellyclaes3 http://bit.ly/wfpodcast
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Listen To Episode 189 As Kelly Claes Uncovers:
- How she became involved in volleyball and what she loves about it.
- How she was able to get in contact with Dr. Tim Brown and his own involvement in volleyball.
- Why height isn’t a determining factor for success in volleyball; it’s about heart and attitude.
- The example she’s putting out for the world of volleyball right now.
- Differences between indoor and outdoor volleyball and why she chose outdoor volleyball.
- What it was like to grow up in an environment heavily focused on athletics.
- What fascinates her about wellness as a pro athlete.
- What posture issues she was experiencing before she started using Intelliskin and met Tim.
- The various injuries and forms of pain she has experienced and still feels.
- How she sets up her mindset whenever she experiences an injury.
- Why she’s so vocal about her love of video games.
- What it means to be fearlessly authentic despite what other people believe.
- The example she’s setting for teenagers, young adults, and future generations.
- How she remains true and centered in her beliefs around social media.
- What sports can teach us about life and how it drives us to improve and refine our character.
- How taking a breath and singing a song in her head helps calm her down and get rid of the negative voices in her mind.
- Her strong Christian faith and how that impacts how she sees life.
- How she gets over bad habits and picks up on new skills.
- How parents can instill this passion in sports and athletics in their children’s interests.
- How she uses gaming as a way to recover, decompress, and recharge.
Power Quotes From The Show
“I fell in love with outdoor beach volleyball because it’s just you and one other person on the court. The chemistry that goes into a partnership is so important. It’s so vital to know that other person both on and off the court.” – @kellyclaes3 http://bit.ly/wfpodcast
“Any type of a rotational athlete that’s unilateral – a pitcher, quarterback, or volleyball player, there are inherent dangers to only playing with one side of your body. Whether right handed or left handed, we use one side of the body differently than the other. So, I encourage all my athletes to be ambidextrous and use both sides of their body because the body will become more balanced that way.” – Dr. Tim Brown
“My love of video games is what makes me ‘me’ and I think everybody’s interests are different and whatever you love, you speak more passionately about, you do better at it, and those are the things that you should advocate for and do. Don’t try to be anybody else. If you see somebody else being successful in a field, but it’s not your passion, then don’t try to copy them just because they’re doing it. Do what you love.” – Kelly Claes
“It’s just a matter of taking the imbalances that volleyball creates and that life has created in Kelly and testing her body through movement methods that allow me to understand what’s been overused and overstretched versus what’s been underused and undertoned. In the areas that are underused and undertoned, I create length and circulation to allow Kelly and others like her to move towards that symmetry that we never, ever reach.” – Dr. Tim Brown
“Being fearlessly authentic means becoming comfortable with yourself. It is recognizing that you are unique and your path is unique. Most people don’t want to walk down the same path that others have walked before so they choose to be bold and take a different approach to things and that’s what we need to celebrate with future generations. That’s what’s going to help us grow as a community.” – Dr. Tim Brown
“It didn’t really click with me until I was a Junior at the university that there were a lot more factors to wellness. I would wear the Intelliskin a lot to study and to get my posture in check, but I didn’t really think about food as a huge factor or how sleep and recovery can greatly affect your performance. There are so many little nuances to wellness and I began to integrate that focus into my life.” – Kelly Claes
Links From Today’s Show
- Kelly Claes
- Dr. Tim Brown
- IntelliSkin & Wellness Force Partnership
- USC Women’s Beach Volleyball – Kelly Claes
- Team USA – Kelly Claes
- SANDCAST No. 3: It’s finally (finally) video-game season for Kelly Claes
- Sara Hughes & Kelly Claes: Set to Become The Next Superstars of Beach Volleyball
- Stand Up Tall: IntelliSkin Posture Apparel Put to the Test
- Why Intelliskin?
- Take the IntelliSkin Posture Test With Dr. Tim Brown
- Sports Chiropractor of the Year (Dr. Tim Brown ? 1998)
- Dr. Tim Brown: 5 Tibetan Rights
- WFR 117 – The Future of Wellness Technology
- WFR 137 Dr. Tim Brown
- WFR 166 Craig Cooper
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