Richmond coach visits Fort Eustis

By Mr. Zack Shelby (IMCOM)March 20, 2009

Soldiers from the 8th Transportation Brigade and Surface Deployment and Distribution Command listen to a motivational speech by University of Richmond Spiders Football Coach Mike London March 10 at Brookwood Farms Barbecue Restaurant on Fort Eustis. "It's a privelege and honor to speak to you guys," London said.
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers from the 8th Transportation Brigade and Surface Deployment and Distribution Command listen to a motivational speech by University of Richmond Spiders Football Coach Mike London March 10 at Brookwood Farms Barbecue Restaurant on Fort Eustis. "It's a privelege and honor to speak to you guys," London said. (Photo Credit: Zack Shelby) VIEW ORIGINAL
After speaking about the importance of teamwork and leadership, London receives the 8th Trans. Bde. Hero Award from its commander Col. Dan Georgi. London also made several parallels between his work and that of Soldiers, including the importance of recruiting, dependability and treating everyone in the organization with respect.
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – After speaking about the importance of teamwork and leadership, London receives the 8th Trans. Bde. Hero Award from its commander Col. Dan Georgi. London also made several parallels between his work and that of Soldiers, including the importance of recruiting, dependability and treating everyone in the organization with respect. (Photo Credit: Zack Shelby) VIEW ORIGINAL
London, who led the Spiders to the NCAA Division I National Championship in his first season as coach of his alma mater, centers his remarks around taking on challenges and fears head on with the theme "run to the roar."
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – London, who led the Spiders to the NCAA Division I National Championship in his first season as coach of his alma mater, centers his remarks around taking on challenges and fears head on with the theme "run to the roar." (Photo Credit: Zack Shelby) VIEW ORIGINAL