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AJ Nally: 3 Things I Wish I Knew Before Going Overseas

1. Anything…haha… I was facebooking random players for any clue. From a small DIII college, I knew zero of what was expected, the level of play or the cultural expectations. I was the first of all my friends to venture out for such a large period of time too, and…

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Athletes and Their Perfect Overseas Entertainment System Setup

Watching your favorite shows, college Game Days, and movies overseas isn’t the easiest, but these athletes have set out to develop the perfect setup each season. Dustin Watten I’ve learned throughout the years how amazing it is to live and play ball overseas. I’ve also learned how amazing Sundays can be…

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Take Time To Learn The Language

One of the things that athletes wish they would have done or wish they would have known to do before they left to play in a new country was to learn the language.    ” I also get into the culture of the country/region I’m living in. It’s so cool…

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How do I pack to play overseas for 9 months?

Typing up an exact list for what to pack when playing overseas is extremely hard, so we decided to share advice and tips passed down from other athletes playing abroad along with things they wish they would have known before taking the big leap in hopes to give you more insight…

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11 Athletes and Their Favorite Places To Travel

Most of the athletes that contribute to Athletes Abroad have been ALL over the world, but where are their favorite places? We asked. Brook Billings After a very long and grueling season in Greece (2009/2010) My wife, Brett Billings, and I took 10 days to tour Mykonos and Santorini.  It was…

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38 Professional Athletes and what they can’t travel without

Joshua Walker PlayStation, Projector Phone/Tablet Computer Toiletry bag. I can live on an island for years as long as I have these things. Rachel Krabacher   Smart phone: this is your connection to the world back home! Electric adaptors Notebooks and pens for journaling, taking notes or just doodling Computer: TV is…

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Embarrassing Stories Overseas

More important than talent, strength, or knowledge is the ability to laugh at yourself and enjoy the pursuit of your dreams. -Amy Grant “1. Chicken nuggets look very much like fish sticks. Know your vocabulary. 2. I may have watched too much TV while living in a hotel in Holland. The…

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Happy 1 Month Anniversary!!!

Today marks the 1 month anniversary since we first launched Athletes Abroad! We can’t thank everyone enough for all the positive feedback and support that we have received. It’s been a great first month, and we’re looking forward to growing this community even more! Here are just some of the…

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Athletes Abroad

Women’s Volleyball Joanne Morgan ‏@JoanneMorgan (Great Britain) Kristen Dozier ‏ @kdozier (American) Jordan Larson ‏@JordanLarson10 (American) Lauren Gibbemeyer ‏ @Lauren5Gibby (American) Danielle Scott ‏ @DScottArruda (American) Cassidy Lichtman ‏ @CassidyLichtman (American) Jenna Hagglund ‏ @j_hagg (American) Rachael Adams ‏ @RADAMSS (American) Nicole Davis ‏ @nicolemdavis6 (American) Kristin Hildebrand ‏ @krishildebrand1…

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Men’s Volleyball

Murphy Troy Ciao, Murphy! Features on our blog Max Holt Features on our blog Dustin Watten My Life as a Professional (Volley)baller Features on our blog Erik Shoji Features on our blog Daniel Jansen VanDoorn C’est la vie Features on our blog David Smith Features on our blog AJ Nally…

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