Adversity strengthened Joe I. Vigil...
The biography of Coach Vigil is not really about a wildly successful coaching career. It's about overcoming hardship.
Spanish noun; (a) guard, watchman; (b) keeper of the faith; (c) a follower of the teachings of Joe I. Vigil, Olympic coach and architect of Adams State University cross country and track and field
Joe I. Vigil -- known simply as 'Coach' to virtually everybody he has ever met -- rose from poverty to become a towering figure in the running world. Chasing Excellence, the first-ever biography of this great man, is now available from Soulstice Publishing, www.SoulsticePublishing.com. In the blog posts below, read bonus material from Coach and many of his athletes, friends, family and others across Vigilante Nation.