Christian DeVries

February 5, 2018

A LESSON SIGNIFICANCE FROM THE SUPERBOWL

How does praying help an athlete win a game? What does Jesus have to do with sports? Does God care about who wins games? During the […]
October 12, 2017

YOU WERE SENT HERE FOR A REASON…

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.

August 13, 2017

I CRASHED AND BURNED WHILE SURFING

Ah, Minnesota summer days! I recently spent time with a former player from my University of Minnesota, Morris coaching days.  We took part in a Minnesota […]
August 7, 2017

THE REAL KEY COACHING THE MILLENNIALS

The internet has become the go to resource for information.  Go to google and type in the search box “How to {________} millennials” and you will […]
August 1, 2017

THE MIGHTY – 1ST THREE CHAPTERS

Life is often called a journey. Each journey is like a race, it has a start and finish line. There will be difficult times on your […]
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. […]