Gold Links

Each of the following Olympians contributed an endorsement, mental tip and/or personal reflection to The Champion’s Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train and Thrive (Rodale, 2014). You are just a click away from learning more about the accomplishments and current activities/professional services of these amazing athletes and incredible people. Additionally, these sites offer an array of further strategies, tools, and techniques to promote peak performance:

LEAH AMICO, Softball

DUNCAN ARMSTRONG, Swimming

STEVE BACKLEY, Javelin

MIKE CANDREA, Softball (U.S. coach)

GABRIELE CIPOLLONE, Rowing

NATALIE COOK, Beach volleyball

JIM CRAIG, Hockey

DUFF GIBSON, Skeleton

GLENROY GILBERT, Sprints, Bobsled

MARK GRIMMETTE, Luge

DR. GARY HALL SR., Swimming

DANA HEE, Taekwondo

BRITTA HEIDEMANN, Fencing

NICK HYSONG, Pole vault

DAN JANSEN, Speed skating

ADAM KREEK, Rowing

BRAD ALAN LEWIS, Rowing

CARLI LLOYD, Soccer

PHIL MAHRE, Alpine skiing

SHANNON MILLER, Gymnastics

JON MONTGOMERY, Skeleton

SHEILA TAORMINA, Swimming, triathlon, modern pentathlon

CURT TOMASEVICZ, Bobsled

PETER WESTBROOK, Fencing

SUSAN WILLIAMS, Triathlon

Champion resources: Learn more about these additional contributors, charities, and/or valuable resources:

DR. JOSE ANTONIO, CEO of the International Society of Sports Nutrition

NICK BOLLETTIERI, Founder/President of Nick Bollettieri IMG Tennis Academy

MICHAEL BOYLE, A leading expert in the fields of strength and conditioning

THE DAN JANSEN FOUNDATION

ImPACT – Testing & Computerized Neurocognitive Assessment Tools

PETER RASKIN, Owner of The Agency Sports Management

AMANDA SAGE, Writer, photographer, filmmaker, and founder of kickasscanadians.ca

MARK VERSTEGEN, Founder & President, Athletes’ Performance & Core Performance