10 Core Habits To Build Character

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye… Have you ever heard of the saying, “You identify yourself by what you do when no one is watching”? You may have an athlete who is a great practice player, always hustling, first in line for drills and even will pick up the pucks. He could be the most selfless and responsible competitor going … Read More

The Power of Creating Good Habits for Athletes.

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey, Hockey Training, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye…   “Decisiveness Separates Great Leaders from Dreamers and Talkers” Developing successful habits takes time. Most people will tell you that it takes up to 21 days or 3 -4 weeks. This maybe true for making small adjustments in your behavior. And speaking of behavior did you realize 47% of our everyday behavior is habitual? … Read More

What Really Does Motivate an Athlete? – Part 2

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye… “There is no right answer. But if you’re truly motivated to be successful, you better make sure you’re doing the work necessary to achieve your goals.” Some of the great coaches of the past in sport always mentioned that the great athletes all had something in common as they when on reaching or breaking … Read More

What Really Does Motivate an Athlete? – Part 1

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye….   I always have wondered what really motivates an athlete? Is it the competition, the feeling of winning? Is it the accomplishment of knowing they are the best? Is it the money and fame? I would think we will get several different answers to these questions if asked. But true motivation is really totally … Read More

A Helping Guide to Believing Within Yourself

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye…   In my opinion the most important of all human qualities is one’s character. Without it, a person may have short-term success but seldom will they enjoy long-term success. A large component of character is our honesty and believing within yourself. When you are honest with yourself you see things exactly as they are. … Read More

How to use Self-Talk in Sports

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye…   Hey let’s face it we all ‘talk’ to ourselves right. Like I’ve said to many is that when I am talking to myself at least I know I’ll get a right answer back 🙂 But seriously most people have a running dialogue with themselves. If you actually stop and listen to these messages, … Read More

How to Build a Positive Mindset

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Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye… Thinking positive all the time won’t make you a true winner in life but it certainly lead you to a better life.  We all have our up’s and downs and there are ways to over come difficulties that do arise.  By approaching life’s frustration with positive thinking outcomes and challenging negative thoughts will make … Read More

What is Mental Focus in Sport?

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey, Hockey Training, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye… Focus is one of the most important mental skills in sports. It’s really important for athletes to be able to concentrate and stay focused in sports. When athletes concentrate, they become totally involved in what they’re doing and feel as if time has stopped. Athletes who have a hard time focusing, are easily distracted … Read More

‘How To of Doing Effective Imagery’

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye…   Imagery or as some call it visualization is powerful just like the brain itself. But the key to all of this, is how to use them correctly. Let us explain the difference here and then the why and how. Imagery exploits the brain by mimicking a real life experience in order to gain … Read More

How To Accomplish Your Goal – Part 3

Warren 'Coach' NyeAll Sports, Hockey, Hockey Training, Sport Tips

Mind Over Sport with Coach Nye…   WHAT’S YOUR VISION? Imagine yourself skating down the left side of the boards and you are just crossing center ice. You have two defenders gaining on you who are going to stop at nothing to get the puck off of you. In the mean time coming up fast towards you is a hulking … Read More