Part One: Sports Moms and Celebrity Moms on the Move in 2010
August 3, 2010
Hosted by Ida R. Muorie
Ida welcomes newest members of a new moms oreganization, P.A.C.E... The name stands for Pro Athletes, Celebrity And Entertainers Mothers Organization. PACE kicked off thier inagural conference on July 22 to 24, at the Miami Doreal Resorts in Miami Florida with 25 moms in attendance. Karen Johnson is the President (Mother of Andre Johnson - Houston Texans); Gloria Thompson - Vice President (Mother of Former Green BayPacker, Torrence Marshall) and Treasurer is Mary Kay Racker (Mother of Neal Racker - Arizonia Cardinals and Houstan Texans). Mary Kay brings 33 years of tax consultant experience to the organization and Karen Johnson and Gloria Thompson bring countless years of organizational; experience after running their individual sons Foundations and Philanthrophy activities. The PACE vision is clear "to establish, implement and create charitable events to invest in programs committed to improve Health, Welfare, Education and Fitrness of our natiuon's children, Newest member Bridgett Sharptton, mother of Darryl Sharpton of Houstan Texans say, " Proud to be a member as a rookie mom with such dedicated women. She hopes to contribute as a member to make PACE and outstanding organization, and to use the in-house resources to help her develoip her sons passion a "Literacy Program." Contact information: www.ThePACEMoms.org. Also available on Facebook and Twitter.
The Sportsmavericks Show©
Tues 5 PM PT on VoiceAmerica Sports Network
The Sportsmavericks Show redefines the elite athlete by bridging the gap between parents, athletes and the community. Host Ida Muorie, a.k.a. The Oprah of Sports brings to the VoiceAmerica Network original programming - balancing the pursuit of academic excellence and sports participation. The Sportsmavericks Show airs every Tuesday evening at 5 PM/PST, 8 PM/EST on the VoiceAmerica Sports Channel. Listeners will be engaged in straightforward talk, spontaneous and unscripted by the experts. Ida and her guests will explore the challenges of success and failure in sports, and will help athletes and their parents navigate the transition from high school, college and then on to the pros. We put “fun” back into sports, and recognize role models in sports through our “Sportsmavericks All-Star Award” program. Tune in Tuesday evenings at 5 PM/PST with Ida Muorie and The Sportsmavericks Show, right here on the VoiceAmerica Sports Channel.
Ida R. Muorie
Ida R. Muorie, JD is a sports advocate, author, college professor, renowned speaker, personal coach, financial strategist, international spokesperson, lawyer and the President and CEO of Sportsmavericks, Inc. Sportsmavericks is a Community Education and Sports Network company that offers services in life coaching, consulting, diversity training, publishing, community events and video conferencing workshops for sports professionals, student athletes and parents of athletes. In 2004, Muorie combined her experience in sports education with 20 years of financial experience, to launch the first sports talk show on The VoiceAmerica Network. She is also the host and producer of the audio series-- Laying The Foundation For Excellent: “Survival Guide IV Student Athletes,” the DVD, “Finding The (Sports) Woman In You,” and the author of “The Pro-Ready Impact Principles,” and “The Financial Playbook For Athletes.”