Free Web Workshop: Completing the Player Performance Puzzle

The 5 'A' LAWS Of Coaching Mental Toughness...

If you’re one of the 100+ coaches who’s registered for my upcoming workshop, see you there…But in case you missed it, here are the details…On Thursday at 3pm New York time, I’m holding a Free Web Workshop called: ‘Completing the Player Performance Puzzle: The 5 ‘A’ Laws of Coaching Mental Toughness.

In this workshop I’ll take you through the 5 key elements that you need to effectively coach mental toughness…

You probably know the first 4 Laws…I’ll show you how to implement them better…

But you might not know the 5th Law (or get it confused or do the opposite)…And it’s the most powerful of all…

When we don’t know these laws, or when we implement them poorly…it’s disastrous for player performance outcomes because a player’s mental toughness powerfully influences not only how well they apply their technical, physical, and tactical skills, but how well they can develop those skills to begin with…

Speaking of implementing them…

Free Web Workshop: Completing the Player Performance Puzzle

The 5 ‘A’ Laws of Coaching Mental Toughness.

In a couple of days, I’m holding a Free Web Workshop called, Completing the Player Performance Puzzle: The 5 ‘A’ Laws of Coaching Mental Toughness. In this workshop I’ll take you through the 5 key elements that you need to effectively coach mental toughness…

You probably know the first 4 Laws…I’ll show you how to implement them better…

But you might not know the 5th Law (or get it confused or do the opposite)…And it’s usually the most powerful of all…

When we don’t know these laws, or when we implement them poorly, it’s disastrous for player performance outcomes because a player’s mental toughness powerfully influences not only how well they apply their technical, physical, and tactical skills, but how well they can develop those skills to begin with…

Speaking of implementing them…

How Joao Monteiro Became the Biggest Improver in College Tennis…

In 2014/2015, I was privileged to be invited by Head coach Jim Thompson to work with the Virginia Tech men’s tennis college team…As part of this, I worked with the players directly and Assistant Coach Stephen Huss also participated in a PhD project throughout the season designed to help develop his skill in coaching mental toughness…During the season the returning players were able to achieve an average 25% improved singles win rate and an all-time best school ranking…

And one of those players was Joao Monteiro…

Joao completed his college journey in May as the most improved player in College tennis…

SPECIAL REPORT: Control Traps Explained…

Why Our Attempts to Help Players Change Negative Thinking; Reduce Performance Anxiety; and Get in The Zone During Matches Don’t Work…And What To Do Instead

About 10 years ago I was frustrated and helpless regarding what I thought were my own failings in trying to help players achieve ‘ideal performance states’…But after some great mentoring from a psychology supervisor of mine, I underwent a process over several years of discovering that the ‘ideal performance/zone state aim was deeply flawed…As well as discovering the better way to develop mental toughness for tennis.

And I’m going to share with you examples of how to coach this better way in just a minute…

But first I have to explain how the field of sport psychology has failed us with some misinformation about how to help players become mentally tough.

 How Sport Psychology Has Failed Us…