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by MANUMAN30
12 Mar 2010, 07:16
Forum: Off the Field
Topic: The Truth about Nike
Replies: 34
Views: 9526

To answer some questions on how much money it takes to make the Nike boots we all want, here it is:

Materials: $10.75
Labor: $2.43
Overhead: $2.10
Factory Profit: $0.97

Overall Costs: $16.25
by MANUMAN30
10 Mar 2010, 00:13
Forum: Off the Field
Topic: The Truth about Nike
Replies: 34
Views: 9526

As horrible as this might sound, this doesn't affect my decision of buying Nike products or brand named goods. Simple fact is, the world is built on money,lowering expense, and increasing profit. If companies lose that ability then prices sky rocket and severely cripple consumers. If all manufactur...
by MANUMAN30
09 Mar 2010, 05:47
Forum: Off the Field
Topic: The Truth about Nike
Replies: 34
Views: 9526

The Truth about Nike

When we get online or go to the local soccer shop, we know which brands to look for when going for the best merchandise: Nike, Adidas, Puma, Umbro, etc. But when we start to look at who is actually producing these shoes and what kind of businesses they are running, we need to stop and think. Quickly...
by MANUMAN30
09 Mar 2010, 00:35
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Nike Topic.
Replies: 2603
Views: 754603

schueller wrote:
MANUMAN30 wrote:http://vimeo.com/6109896

its a while ago, but still extremely relevant
you need to watch the whole thing (20 minutes)
i watched that, and i still love nike
dude you're ridiculous. how can you feel good about this corporation after watching this?
by MANUMAN30
08 Mar 2010, 01:32
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Nike Topic.
Replies: 2603
Views: 754603

http://vimeo.com/6109896

its a while ago, but still extremely relevant
you need to watch the whole thing (20 minutes)
by MANUMAN30
25 Feb 2010, 00:37
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Nike Topic.
Replies: 2603
Views: 754603

yeah it happened a little bit ago, but i have no clue what happened, cause they wont let us see what it was if we missed it.
Does anyone know what it was?
by MANUMAN30
22 Jan 2010, 05:18
Forum: Off the Field
Topic: Top 5 comedy movies of the decade..
Replies: 34
Views: 8405

1. Anchorman
2. Shaolin Soccer
3. Zoolander
4. The Hangover
5. I Love You, Man
by MANUMAN30
22 Nov 2009, 05:44
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Nike Topic.
Replies: 2603
Views: 754603

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they make them sound so amazing, but there's no chance i'm getting them
by MANUMAN30
04 Oct 2009, 18:18
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Nike Topic.
Replies: 2603
Views: 754603

does anyone know when the Laser III will come out for sale?
by MANUMAN30
24 Sep 2009, 05:11
Forum: Equipment
Topic: Shinguards
Replies: 22
Views: 10332

are you talking about electrical tape? if you are, then like Lowes.com or HomeDepot.com are you best choices, i think
by MANUMAN30
05 Aug 2009, 23:02
Forum: Skills
Topic: Inspiring Defence Videos
Replies: 21
Views: 6837

Pichichi wrote:not really defending, but this is the most inspirational video i've ever seen

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ze3jVxJi ... re=related
that was an amazing vid. seriously, that got me off my chair and into my backyard doing sprints. thanks
by MANUMAN30
04 Aug 2009, 21:50
Forum: Skills
Topic: Inter U-17 Defending video
Replies: 20
Views: 7127

this video was awesome! totally helped me a lot. This is an excellent find.

Also, just search "defending" in the search box and it'll bring up a bunch of different defending videos.
by MANUMAN30
04 Aug 2009, 17:52
Forum: Fitness
Topic: How to properly hydrate/eat well pre conditioning
Replies: 4
Views: 3731

in certain stores, like Performance Bicycling (that's all i know of), there are these little packs called Clif Shot Bloks. They are gummy blocks that are full of sugar. Carry them around with you on your run, and take maybe one of them down every 15-25 minutes. If you can't find any of those, you ca...
by MANUMAN30
04 Aug 2009, 17:46
Forum: Fitness
Topic: my back
Replies: 5
Views: 1556

if you could tell us what movements you did and how exactly you hurt it, it would help a lot
by MANUMAN30
04 Aug 2009, 17:37
Forum: Fitness
Topic: How much minutes can you run without stopping?
Replies: 52
Views: 13998

well i have long legs,so cross country has served me well,and track but yeah cardio,HITT are great for speed and loosing weight. totally true. Track and cross country are great ways to get yourself in shape. Freshman year my mile time dropped from 6:10 at the beginning to 5:01 at the end. Very help...