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Diane Copenhagen: CHINA—In a Nutshell

Four months ago I boarded a plane headed for China without knowing what to expect. I found out the night before I was going abroad that Facebook didn’t work in China! How was I going to survive?? As I boarded the plane bound for new adventures, I had no idea…

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Diane Copenhagen: Advice for Fueling Through the Season

Pro athlete, Diane Copenhagen, has played professional volleyball for a few years now (currently playing in China) and has some advice for fueling yourself and making it through the long season based off of her experiences: Make sure you take time to do things for yourself and that make yourself…

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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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Keeping a Gratitude Journal

“Journal!!! I have been doing it for 4 years now and not only does it allow you to vent or let things go, they are awesome to look back on. Nellie Spicer got me on to writing a “thankful for” list this season. So every night before I go to…

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Tweets of the week: What we said, what you said, and what they said.

@AthletesAbroad1 mean while back at Walmart… pic.twitter.com/CURKBbGnAX — Jam the Gym (@JamtheGym) January 18, 2014 2nd win of my pro career tonight! Going to the semis 🙂 — Taylor Brauneis (@Taytaybay8) January 18, 2014 I highly recommend checking out @AthletesAbroad1 at athletesabroad@wordpress.com. A great forum for athletes playing overseas! —…

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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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Peanut Butter: Jelly’s Missing Companion

Just how hard is it to find peanut butter overseas? Dustin Watten, Arie Wilson, Kayla Jeter, Jenna Haggland, and Diane Copenhagen: “Things we can’t travel without…Peanut butter.” Kristin Carpenter: “Things I wish I knew before going overseas…These people don’t believe in Peanut butter.” Emily Dowd: “Things I’ve noticed that’s different…

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Women’s Volleyball

Rachael Adams My Scenic Route  Features on our blog Sonja Newcombe Adventures in Siberia Features on our blog Sarah Ammerman ArOuNDtH3WorLd… Features on our blog Kayla Jeter Adventures of Little Mixed Girl Features on our blog Lauren Gibbemeyer Lost in Translation Features on our blog  Jenna Hagguland Working hard, playing harder…

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