Author Archives: Simon Hartley

Coaching The Mental Game in Soccer

Recent article on how to coach a great mental game in soccer, posted on Soccer Classroom. http://www.soccerclassroom.com/coaching-blog/three-secret-elements-to-coaching-an-awesome-mental-game/ Hope it’s useful. Coaching a Great Mental… Read More

Athletic Focus – The Key to Peak Performance

Podium Sports Journal have recently published – Athletic Focus & Sport Psychology: Key To Peak Performance. It is now available online at http://www.podiumsportsjournal.com/2010/12/09/athletic-focus-sport-psychology-key-to-peak-performance/ I… Read More

Creativity in Soccer: It’s Child’s Play Really

Here’s a recent article that was posted on Soccer Classroom. http://www.soccerclassroom.com/articles/creativity-in-soccer-it-is-childs-play-really/ Coaching Creativity in Soccer; It is Child’s Play Really. I’ve been reading the… Read More

Finding Confidence After Injury

Recent article I wrote for Mike Ryan, Head Athletic Trainer at the Jacksonville Jaguars (NFL team). http://www.mikeryanfitness.com/sports-medicine-article/finding-confidence-after-injury/ I hope it’s useful!! Finding Confidence After… Read More

Learn From Everything: Step Into Your Discomfort Zone

Podium Sports Journal have recently published – Learn From Everything: Step Into Your Discomfort Zone. It is now available online at http://www.podiumsportsjournal.com/2011/03/25/learn-from-everything-take-a-step-into-your-discomfort-zone/ I hope… Read More

Motivation in Sport

Podium Sports Journal have recently published – Motivation in Sport. It is now available online – http://www.podiumsportsjournal.com/2011/06/05/motivation-in-sport-discovering-your-reason/ I hope it’s useful Motivation in Sport… Read More

Pressure…What Pressure? Athletes in Sport

Podium Sports Journal have recently published – Pressure…What Pressure? Athletes in Sport. It is now available online at http://www.podiumsportsjournal.com/2011/02/02/pressure%E2%80%A6what-pressure-athletes-in-sport/ I hope it’s useful. Pressure…What… Read More

Psychological Momentum in Sport

Just published in Podium Sports Journal – Momentum Shifts in Sports: Value the Psychology Behind Them It is available at http://www.podiumsportsjournal.com/2010/12/22/momentum-shifts-in-sports-value-the-psychology-behind-them/ I hope you… Read More

Sport Psychology in Ice Hockey

Recent article in the Globe and Mail on Psychological Momentum in international ice hockey. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/how-a-hockey-game-becomes-a-mind-game/article1860846/ How a hockey game becomes a mind game… Read More

On… Luck

By Simon Hartley, Be World Class. On 14 December 1911, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his team became the first people to reach the South… Read More

New Year, New… What?

By Simon Hartley, Be World Class As the clocked ticked from 11.59pm to midnight, the calendar changed and a New Year had begun. My wife… Read More

How To Shine Has Arrived!

How to Shine… “Captures the very essence of what makes people exceptional, and contains many valuable insights and lessons for anyone who aspires to achieve… Read More