Maggie Vaults Over the Moon


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Limited Time Offer! Get 15% Off Team Hoot’s New In-Season Training Program, Free Swag, and a Free Copy of ‘Maggie’ Too!

Click here to sign up for Shawn Francis’s Team Hoot YouTube Channel.

Just in time for your high school season, pole vault guru Shawn Francis has created a new training program specifically for you — including new workouts and a training schedule to help you peak at the big meets like conference and state!

And for a limited time, subscribers to the Team Hoot vlog on YouTube get a 15 percent discount on the workout program, free Team Hoot swag, and a free copy of the novel, Maggie Vaults Over the Moon. Click here now to subscribe to Team Hoot and get with the program!


If you’re not watching Shawn Francis’s Team Hoot video blog on YouTube, you are missing out! This No. 1 pole-vault channel has 3,300 subscribers and 230,187 views!

As a professional, Shawn Francis was among the best vaulters in the nation. As coach and teacher, he is one of the most highly sought after coaches and educators in the sport, while running his totally awesome Team Hoot Pole Vault channel on YouTube. As of today, the vlog has more than 3,000 subscribers, and 230,187 views!

Intended for high school coaches and athletes, Shawn’s new program models the successful program he used to become an elite vaulter and coach, using many of the same circuits. If you want to be fast and jump high, this is the program for you!

The High School program looks like this:

*5 days a week

*30 pages including:

*Running workouts and weights

*Different circuits

*Tips on recovery, sports psychology and nutrition

* And, 7 different videos on different warm-ups, general strength circuits, recovery circuits, mobility circuits, and plyo circuits.

It’s all fine-tuned to help you reach peak performance. Long story short, it works!

 

Shawn Francis is an expert on the pole-vault, including physical training for the sport.

Super important for prep vaulters are Shawn’s tips on how to manage your training around meet days and how to adjust to multiple meets in a single week. Everything is designed with your highest and best performances in mind!

Special discount for Team Hoot Subscribers!

Get an additional 15% discount just for subscribing to the Team Hoot channel on YouTube! All you’ve got to do is sign up and Shawn will send you a special discount code.

But wait! There’s more!

An inspiring story, Maggie is endorsed by Olympic vaulters, coaches, and the KSHSAA.

The first 8 people to order the Team Hoot High School Training Program will get a free copy of the inspiring young adult novel, Maggie Vaults Over the Moon by Grant Overstake. Here’s what Shawn had to say about the novel, Maggie Vaults Over the Moon.

Endorsed by Olympic athletes and coaches, this story will inspire you to reach your highest and best this season. And, Shawn will send you some gnarly Team Hoot swag while supplies last!

Author Grant Overstake says, “I’m thrilled to be included to promote this offer for Shawn Francis’s Team Hoot High School Training Program. He’s one of the brightest leaders in our sport, and if you’re not watching his Team Hoot video blog on YouTube, you are missing out!”

So what are you waiting for?! If you want to soar over the moon this season, click here now to subscribe to Team Hoot on YouTube, and get with the Team Hoot High School Training program!


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Coach of the Year Recommends High-Flying ‘Maggie’

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As track and field athletes prepare for regional and state championships, a national high school track coach of the year recommends the young adult novel, Maggie Vaults Over the Moon, to help inspire them on their personal quest for greatness.

National Coach of the Year Dennis Bolt recommends 'Maggie'

Coach Bolt recommends ‘Maggie’

Dennis Bolt has coached at Hillsboro (KS) High School for 25 years. And during that time, hundreds of his athletes have qualified for the state track meet, including 36 state champions! Bolt’s boys’ teams have won three class 3A team titles, and his girls’ teams have won two team titles.

In recognition, Bolt was honored as the National Federation Boys Coach of the Year in 2004.

Endorsement review from Coach Dennis Bolt:

“Whether a coach or athlete, you know that sport exemplifies the trials of life.

“Only through hard work and dedication can you receive an opportunity to achieve greatness when the opportunity arises. Maggie Vaults Over the Moon by Grant Overstake exemplifies how a young person finds strength and inspiration after experiencing a great personal loss. Continue reading


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Top AudioFile Reviewer Praises ‘Maggie’

AudioFile features a rave review of Tavia Gilbert's performance of Maggie Vaults Over the Moon.

There’s more great news in Grain Valley, Kansas!

Voice actress Tavia Gilbert’s performance of Maggie Vaults Over the Moon has earned high praise from one of the world’s most screenshot-www audiofilemagazine com 2015-09-10 13-58-23respected reviewers at AudioFile, the standard of excellence in the audiobook industry.

Three-time Audies Award judge Susan G. Baird anoints Gilbert’s performance with superlatives such as “beautiful,” “engaging,” and “splendid,” in the new edition of the magazine, which includes Maggie on its list of recommended new audiobooks.

Read full review at AudioFile.

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Reviews: Aspiring Vaulter, Mom, Relish Road Trips with ‘Maggie’ on Audio by Tavia Gilbert

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Aspiring pole vaulter Katie Wright and her mom Jennifer savored their travel time by listening to ‘Maggie Vaults Over the Moon’ on audio book.

There’s a 40-minute, 31-mile stretch of Kentucky highway between Katie Wright’s home in Prospect and her pole-vault practices at Fuzion Athletics in Shelbyville, but the round trips were over waaay too soon for Katie and her mom Jennifer as they listened to Tavia Gilbert perform their favorite story on audio book, Maggie Vaults Over the Moon.

'Maggie' narrator Tavia Gilbert

‘Maggie’ narrator Tavia Gilbert

“Gilbert’s narration really drew us into the story and characters!” Jennifer writes in her review. “Often times we would stay in the car a few more minutes just to continue listening to the story!”

Maggie Vaults Over the Moon by Grant Overstake is the story of a gritty Kansas farm girl, Maggie Steele, who overcomes tragedy and soars to new heights as a pole-vaulter.

The story is brought to life by Tavia Gilbert, who has voiced more than 300 titles, garnering the industry’s highest honors, including six Audie nominations and an assortment of Earphones Awards.

Now add the Wright’s to the growing list of great reviews for Gilbert’s performance. Continue reading


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More Praise for Maggie Storyteller Tavia Gilbert!

MaggieWheatleyDreamHow did you spend your summer vacation?

A huge highlight for Margaret (Maggie) Wheatley was her dream visit to Grain Valley, Kansas. The South Florida resident traveled there by listening to Maggie Vaults Over the Moon on audio book performed by voice actress Tavia Gilbert.

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‘Maggie’ narrator Tavia Gilbert.

Maggie Vaults Over the Moon is already one of my forever-favorite books,” she said, “but being able to listen to the story brought back all the wonderful emotions of being read to when I was a child.”

“Tavia Gilbert is wonderful!” Maggie added. “It felt like I was actually living the story or experiencing it in a vivid dream.”

A narrator known for her talent and passionate professionalism, Tavia Gilbert has voiced more than 300 titles, garnering the industry’s highest honors, including six Audie nominations and an assortment of Earphones Awards. She has received fabulous reviews for her performance of Maggie Vaults Over the Moon. Continue reading


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Celebrating Maggie’s 30,000th Blog Visitor!

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Maggie says, “I’m over the moon celebrating 30,000 visitors to my blog! Many thanks to my great supporters and fans, including US Olympian and Coach of Champions, Erica Fraley [Bartolina]! It’s an honor to have my story recognized by awesome role models like Erica. Learn about Erica’s inspiring life story and the impact she’s having on young people here: http://tinyurl.com/pdk8392