SBG: A Multi-Generational Tribe
This is the story of Sam Tally as told by his father Dr. William Tally: licensed orthopedic surgeon, GA Regents Med-School Professor, and father of Sam, a young SBG Tribe member. William found SBG while looking for an outlet for his sons.His oldest son, Sam, had long struggled expressing himself and focusing on tasks. William […]
How Aliveness Makes Your Life Better
If I told you I had the ability to increase your confidence, help you lose weight, help you get stronger, teach you to be comfortable in uncomfortable situations, and introduce you to some incredible people; would you be interested? What if I included improving your ability to defend yourself from a violent attacker? Are you […]
Looking for stability? Structure?
This is the story of Josh Norris, SBG Athens athlete and assistant coach. Before coming to SBG, Josh felt literally lost. From ages 18 to 24, Josh had lived in ten different places in five states. One of his parents had passed away, and the other disappeared from his life. “I had lost my family […]
Want to challenge the limitations you set for yourself?
This is the journey of Dr. Ben Fuqua: PhD, Professor of Literature, and martial arts student at SBG Athens. Before joining SBG Athens, Ben struggled with anxiety and lacked healthy outlets. Ben was convinced that people were meant to choose a path and never deviate from that path. He found success in the classroom, earning […]
Are You A Middle Aged Man Struggling With Stress, Weight Gain, And Lack Of Motivation
This is the journey of Chris Riser: 50 year old lawyer and father of two teens. Before coming to SBG Athens, Chris struggled with middle-age stress, weight gain, and the motivation to deal with them. On the recommendation of his trainer at another gym, he reached out due to his love of fitness kickboxing. […]
Are You a Lone Wolf Suffering from Inadequacy Issues?
This is the first in a series of blogs devoted to individual members of our Tribe. They are sharing some of their history, both prior to and during their time at SBG Athens. They tell of struggles, fears, concerns, and questions about wanting more from life. There is a Hero’s Journey in all of them. […]