STRAINS OF THE GAME

What are the environmental stressors that can interfere with athlete performance? What keeps coaches awake at night? What can be mitigate risk in athletics?

Interfering with Goals and Objectives

There are many factors that can interfere with athletic goals and objects.

These include:

  • Ticketing / Spectating
  • Acquaintances and Friends
  • Relatives and Family
  • Romantic Relationships
  • Socializing
  • Social Isolation
  • Teammates
  • Social Media
  • Press / Media
  • Athlete Transition (Coming and Going)
  • Rumors and Innuendo
  • Safety and Security
  • Privacy
  • Brass (Administrators and VIPs)
  • Logistics (Travel, Food, Roommates)
  • Academics or other responsibilities
  • Financial / Money

Simple and Powerful

SCI can work with your team and athletes to identify what specific off-field factors cause the most stress and help to develop a clear team and individual plan for minimizing the impact of these potentially costly issues.

Contact SCI to discuss a facilitated Strains of the Game workshop for your team