In today’s game I find that many athletes want to get to a place of greatness without having to sacrifice any part of who they are to get it. Athletes don’t want to change habits, don’t want to swallow their pride and apologize to another teammate for the betterment of the team, don’t want to work on their game outside of practice and don’t want to be told what to do.

If you’re a coach, I know that you’ve seen this in your players. Sometimes getting them to understand the journey that they are on can help. In the video below, I talk a little about the journey of sport where athletes who want to be great must journey from just being a player to being a performer. Check it out:

What comments came up for you as you watched and listened to what was said in this video?

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