"Elite performers from a variety of sports are used as examples in this quick and accessible resource, and it is made very clear that winning the game within has been vital to all of their successes."
"Their process will help keep their focus on controllable aspects, rather than distractions such as stakes, score, or opponent."
"Players and coaches who experience and express gratitude on a frequent basis have a higher likelihood of being resilient and developing better team chemistry."
"Let me start by saying that when Joshua Medcalf eventually releases a pocket-size version of this book I’ll be the first in line to buy it, and you should be right behind me."
"The relationship between awareness and response is an important one; gathering information is fundamental, but what you do with it determines whether or not it has meaning."
"The key to establishing authentic confidence is to have the right perspective. As coaches, we need to help our players view all things through the proper lens, so that their self-esteem is not inflated or damaged by trivial events."
"As coaches, we already talk a great deal about situational awareness; the four-minutes-left-and-we-have-the-lead type of stuff, but we should be equally concerned with self-awareness. This means teaching our athletes how to evaluate their mental and emotional state at a given time, then encouraging them to do so."
"The decision to coach the mental game means we’ve decided we want to coach our players as people. It means we understand that they are not athlete-robots that we can program to complete a task."
"Welcome to Coaching Consistency; a website designed to be a growing resource for coaches who want to help their players develop their mental skills."