The Catalyst for launching The Heroic Mindset podcast was created from a desire to help serious athletes, coaches and supporting adults to have a top-notch resource for all things mindset, motivation, inspiration and thriving in sports. Hosts Dr. Tom Davis (CEO leaderselevate.com, leadership expert and mindset coach) and Larry Sunderland (USYNT coach, Director of Player Dev FC Cincinnati, & former pro player) will also unfold top-notch interviews from soccer and sports experts with a constant emphasis on helping transform the 'set minds' of talented athletes and those who lead them.
How to Use ACT and Sports Psychology in Sport with Dave Price
Dave Price is the Trainee Sport and Exercise Psychologist for Portsmouth FC Academy in the UK. He blends an innovative approach called, ACT, to help athletes reach their highest potential and to achieve very best. ACT is a unique approach used by Sports...
The Power of Vision
Everyone is struggling in one way or another because of all that is happening with COVID. We are all worried about many things. What will happen to professional soccer? What about the season? Are Universities going to play this fall? How can I focus on...
Jesse Marsch, Coach of FC Red Bull Salzburg on What It Takes to Create a Winning Environment
Jesse Marsch is the only American coach to be coaching in the Champions League in Europe. His rise to this role is an interesting story - how he has built championship teams is even more fascinating. He played 14 seasons in the MLS and then went on to...
Secrets of a Coach's Winning Mindset - a look at Klopp and Guardiola
Is there a secret formula to creating a winning mindset? It turns out there is. How does Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp continue to have success no matter what club they go to? What are they doing that's different from what everyone else is doing? You...
How to Create a Motivational Climate with Steve Simonson
A fascinating episode on how to build, "A Motivational Climate," on your team and in your sport. The fact is that a Motivational Climate already exists. The real question is, "Is the motivational climate you have on your team working for you?" Is it...
#6 Coach Rene Meulensteen of Manchester United-What it Takes to Win
This week's episode gives us an inside look at what it was like to coach the famed Manchester United team that won 3 premier league titles, the UEFA Champions league, and the FIFA Club World Cup. Rene goes into detail as a first team coach about helping...
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Fantastic podcast! Listening to this as a player, I have enjoyed every minute of every episode. There has been so much great information, and these episodes have helped to change the way that I look at and attack every day. I am very excited to hear more!
Heroic mind set unite!
As a former player/ now coach, and mentor, father to high level soccer athletes,
I wish I had this insight under my belt years ago to lead young men into battle! To understand “ their” unique mindset on the field!
I’ve had the privilege of having Dr. Tom Davis as a friend and mentor! Staying with he and his wife Emily in Barcelona! They are a living example of raising children in a high expectation world!
I met Larry through them and hit it off from go!
Tom and Larry have an energy to compel the futbol world into another evolution! Listen to wisdom!!
Looking forward to sharing with my son, and the players, coaches within my influence.
As a player I love listening to this podcast! It gives so much information, and helps me reflect on myself!