Christian DeVries

September 25, 2017

DO YOU BELIEVE…IN THEM?

Most people don’t believe in themselves. It often takes someone to believe in you to build upon a belief in yourself. Once someone has expressed a […]
September 18, 2017

YOUR PLAYERS ARE TALKING TO YOU…ARE YOU LISTENING?

“No one ever listens to me!” Have you ever heard someone say that? Have you ever said it? Typically, a person who says they’re listening is […]
VOLTA is a clumination of over 50 years of athletic coaching in youth sports, high school and college athletics, youth and young adult programming, and leadership development for individuals and organizations.

VOLTA Sports and Leadership Development Group seeks to, “Connect, inspire, equip and propel individuals and teams towards peak performance in today’s competitive environment.” We believe that sports is a universal language we can all understand.  As a society, we are impacted by sports every day, even when we are not looking for it. The lessons, values, and insights we are exposed to through sports provide us the tools we need to lead those we encounter every day. As an athlete, a coach, a parent, a student, a business owner, a teacher, these are lessons that everyone can embrace.

With the VOLTA PLAYBOOK,  you will be inspired to lead yourself, your relationships, your team, and communities into the world and leave a lasting legacy. The VOLTA PLAYBOOK is your virtual playbook with access to, our blog and vlog, eBooks, Peak Performance Mentor Podcast and other resources to move you toward Peak Performance on the field, in your personal life, and in your professional endeavors.

July 25, 2017

THE 10 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF EVERYDAY

One trait successful business leaders have is asking themselves important questions each day. As a sports executive or an executive member of your team, you should […]
July 17, 2017

DO YOU HAVE A 30-60-90 DAY PLAN?

A colleague and good friend, Ryan Hodgson, recently posed the following question. “You have just become a Director of Coaching (DOC) of a club of 1000 kids. […]
July 10, 2017

FROM THE PITCH TO THE BOARD ROOM

In this eBook, “FROM THE PITCH TO THE BOARDROOM,” I will share with you some helpful tips to move you from a life of success to […]
June 28, 2017

SOLVING SOCCER ALLIANCE CREATED TO IMPROVE YOUTH SOCCER IN NORTH AMERICA

Kansas City, MO, June 28, 2017– Eight companies from across the US, have come together in what is being hailed as a ‘first of its kind […]
June 26, 2017

4 LEADERSHIP TRAITS ALL ATHLETES SHOULD DEVELOP

When I do workshops for teams or for a group of coaches on Sports Leadership, one of the first activities I do is called, Finding the Leader […]