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Compete Like a Champion

May 18, 2020

Dr. Peter Scales joins the team for round two to discuss how to apply mental training to the court. The discussion goes into the importance of loving the game and how to "lose the self". Dr. L, Coach Johnny and Dr. Scales then detail practical ways to apply mental skills on-court as well as teaching methods. Dr. Scales...


May 8, 2020

Dr. Peter Scales, a developmental psychologist, researcher, author, and speaker, internationally recognized as one of the world’s foremost authorities on the positive development of children and youth, joins the podcast. In part 1 of 2, Dr. L, Coach Johnny and Dr. Scales discuss how a psychologist fell in love with...


May 4, 2020

Each of us have the capability to handle stress and, in fact, stress when perceived in positive ways promotes growth. Dr. L and Coach Johnny tackle the concept of stress capacity and what is dispositional and what is socialized. They also discuss different ways to perceive stress to begin to use it as a way to be...


Apr 27, 2020

Coach and author Allistair McCaw joins the podcast to discuss his journey and the development of his philosophy of excellence. He further gets into the checking of the ego and having an open mind, and how that influences the journey. We also examine commonalities amongst organizations that have a great culture and what...


Apr 20, 2020

Former Director of High Performance and Education at USA Football, Joe Eisenmann, PhD, a diverse scholar-practitioner with 25 years of experience as a professor, researcher, sport scientist, coach education expert, strength & conditioning coach, and youth sports coach joins the podcast to discuss Long Term Athlete...