Stoicism is an ancient school of thought founded by Zeno of Citium. Stoic Philosophy teaches that the path to eudaimonia (or happiness) is found through controlling the controllable and accepting the uncontrollable as they happen; living with Areté (or excellence/moral virtue), and by taking responsibility. Try to use these stoic quotes as an anchor on […]
About Ed Gibbins
Ed is a Sports Science student studying at Loughborough University. He loves sports (in particular Rugby), fitness, and science. He works at Rewire as an intern, in this position he researches, helps to manage social media and is liaison to potential beta athletes.
Entries by Ed Gibbins
“I always believed. And when you do that, life can get unbelievable.” Jessica Ennis-Hill Jessica Ennis-Hill was born on 28th January 1986. With both her parents competing in youth athletics, she was destined to be introduced to the sport. She took to the sport straight away and joined her local athletics club aged 11. At 13, […]
“I learn something new every game. Every game is always different, no matter how you try and think about it beforehand”. Marcus Rashford Marcus Rashford has achieved a lot for someone so young. At the age of 23, he is a professional footballer and philanthropist who has earned widespread praise as a talented player on the […]
“Learning the mind is as important as understanding the body.” Usain Bolt Usain Bolt has been dubbed the fastest man on earth and the greatest sprinter of all time. He was born on 21 August 1986 in Sherwood Content, a small town in Jamaica where his parents ran the local grocery store. As a child Bolt spent his time […]
“I want to try the impossible to show it can be done.” Terry Fox Terry Fox was born in Winnipeg, Canada in 1958. Terry wasn’t a naturally gifted sportsman but at both school and university he was successful in sport as a result of determination and hard work. He believed that the key to his […]