Translating research into practice is critical to best contribute to long-term coach development activities and improve the rigor of coach education. To ensure a more consistent level of expertise across coaches, our coach education curriculum and outreach efforts will incorporate the teaching of research-based coaching techniques and theoretical content necessary to implement sustainable structures for the long-term growth of elite athletes and coaches’ sports careers.


Pro2CEO Report | Summer 2023

by | Jun 26, 2023 | Research | 0 Comments

PRO2CEO NBA LIST Previous iterations of the PRO2CEO Report have focused on the Top 20 transitions out of professional sports into the business world. Each of the Major...

Pro2CEO Report | Winter 2023

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Top NFL Post-Career Transitions Maintaining a keen eye on the transition of players in, through, and out of professional football is essential. In addition to the...

Can a coach’s attitude affect the productivity, growth and mentality of an athlete?

by | Jan 20, 2023 | Research | 0 Comments

As society and culture change, so does the idea of old school coaching practices. No longer is the tyrant coach the ideal method of coaching. In today’s world of...

Can peak athletic achievement come without intense training?

by | Oct 31, 2022 | Research | 0 Comments

There are many theories regarding the affect that positive or negative mental health state has on an athlete’s performance. Athletes, no matter the level of...

Can an argument be made that mental toughness is simply an extension of strong mental health strategies?

by | Aug 29, 2022 | Research | 0 Comments

There is little doubt that mental health wellness has become a hotbed discussion on the forefront of the sports landscape. With many elite athletes coming forward from...

Advancing College Athlete Development via Social Support

by | Aug 15, 2022 | Research | 0 Comments

Recently, college athlete well-being has been a topic of increased interest. Holistic and sustainable athlete development is both a critical and pertinent area of...

NCAA Athlete Development and Retention: Administrators’ Perspectives

by | Aug 1, 2022 | Research | 0 Comments

Athlete well-being has been studied from many perspectives in recent years, yet limited studies have been incepted about athlete development from the standpoint of...