February 11, 2014

OWN A RARE PIECE OF OLYMPIC HOCKEY HISTORY

8″x10″ Photo 1980 Olympic Hockey Stars Jim Craig & Vladislav Tretjak Limited Edition Photo of myself and Vladislav Tretjak. Now that the Olympics are officially over, we are all left with memories – new and old. I find myself thinking about this time in my life and in particular this photo – me shaking hands with Vladislav Tretiak after the game in 1980. Tretiak was long considered the gold-standard of hockey goalies in the world leading up to 1980 and, […]
February 15, 2014

TESTIMONIAL: AUTOGRAPHED USA OLYMPIC JERSEY

“I wanted to thank you for expediting my recent order for the autographed USA Olympic jersey. It made it to my house very quickly and I was able to gift it before moving out to California. The gift was loved and the customer service was outstanding! I met Mr. Craig several years ago with my hockey team when he spoke at the Naval Academy. I was on the inaugural women’s ice hockey team and his discussion inspired us to work […]
July 21, 2014

A TRIBUTE TO MY HERO – PERSONAL SACRIFICES OF MANY

In the bedlam and joyous hysteria on the ice following our gold medal-clinching win over Finland on February 24, 1980, I searched the stands for my father. I was remembering all the personal sacrifices that my parents made for me.  Remember family 1st, appreciate all the family members, friends, and mentors that have made personal sacrifices for you. Remember, no team and no individual can achieve greatness without the personal sacrifice of many. Jim Craig – Gold Medal Strategies, Chapter […]
October 15, 2014

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE KIDS

The memory of my teammate Bobby Suter never dies – as Bob always said “Its all about the kids.” Jim Craig. Bobby Suter was not only an important part of the youth hockey community in Madison, Wisconsin, he was also a valuable part of our 1980 U.S. “Miracle on Ice” Olympic Hockey Team. He will be greatly missed. In memory of Bobby Suter and his motto “It’s All About The Kids” Gold Medal Strategies will be donating to “All About […]