Introduction To The Peak Performance Mentor Podcast
Date: September 12, 2017
Christian DeVries & Boyd Hamlin
PREGAME: CHRISTIAN DEVRIES AND BOYD HAMLIN
Christian DeVries is the founder and executive director of VOLTA Sports and Leadership Development Group. With over 25 years of college coaching and athletic administration, Christian connects, inspires, equips and propels teams and individuals towards peak performance in today’s competitive environment.
Boyd Hamlin is the Director of Program Development for VOLTA. Boyd brings over 25 years in Student Ministry where he, “Leads kids to shape the world.”
1ST HALF: LESSONS FROM MENTORS
My dad was my mentor but I learned from his mentor. Lesson is you are always leaving a legacy
Never throw in the towel.
HALFTIME – THE KEY POINTS TO HELP YOU ON YOUR JOURNEY
BOOK: No Limits – John Maxwell – <<Get it here>>
BOOK: Today Matters – John Maxwell – <<Get it here>>
HABIT: Take time in the morning to be with my kids – start the day off right
HABIT: I text my kids every day to see how they are doing
QUOTE: Don’t tell them the answer, let them experience the answer – Christian DeVries
QUOTE: My faith in you does not make you great, it only helps you know that you have the power to be great – Boyd Hamlin
MEASURING STICK: I stayed focused on daily task but never neglect my family
2nd HALF: OVERCOMING FAILURE
Opportunities are all around us, you just must look for them
What you are doing today is preparing you for something bigger tomorrow
Live into your passion – failure has a way of showing you the way to get there
IN THE LOCKER ROOM
AH-HA MOMENT: There is more to coaching than the technical, tactical, physical and psychological aspects of the game. I realized that I needed to change my coaching paradigm from “Athletic Focused” to “Athlete Centered” if I was going to really empower my athletes to reach their peak performance.
VOLTA – www.voltacoach.com
THE MIGHTY – www.TheMightyBook.com
Boyd Hamlin – www.BoydHamlin.com
Solving Soccer Alliance – www.solvingsoccer.com
Podcast Music – www.bensound.com
PEAK PERFORMANCE QUESTIONS AND ACTION
Who has spent a moment with you that changed your game? Reach out to that person and share with them what they did for you.