We welcome guest Andy Etches who is the co founder and sporting director of Rezzil, an exciting Virtual reality company stretching our imagination and who are already working in the future of sport.
Edu and Andy look at some key questions:
Who are Rezzil?
Why VR in football?
How does VR to enhance your cognitive training?
Could VR be a great tool when injured?
Is VR accessible and affordable?
Crystal Palace Legend Julian Speroni met with Edu to share his journey and some insights into playing professional football with some absolute gems of advice to young footballers and managers.
Visit our website for the video of this podcast and to find out more about how we are helping footballers and coaches
Stephen is back with us really going in depth about his emotions and how to address them in the current game.
EMOTIONAL REGULATION - HIGH PERFORMANCE
NOTICE, WORDED, ACCEPT
SPEND YOUR ENERGY ON WHAT MAKES YOU WIN
TALKING IS THE WAY
EMOTIONAL SELF-REGULATION TO WIN ON & OFF THE PITCH
My Energy game were joined by Will Fraser, former Saracens Rugby player and Founder of 100 and First. Ed discusses with him some key pillars from him time as a professional athlete in a successful team.
From underperforming squad to High performance Team
Culture change = New purpose & New Ethos. Players driven!
Relationships and Trust ARE Key
How do we maintain the winning levels?
Culture needs to be trained too
Avoid Bullshit productions
Follow Will on instagram @willfraser89 @100andfirst and www.100andfirst.com
Richard joins us again to talk about the true meaning of leadership. Is it about passion? winning? dedication or more?
European Super league and more...
Authenticity IS The Secret
Tree may fall if it's not rooted... is football rooted in their communities?
Never forget about your customers
Technical model is not sustainable unless understands the Human Challenges
Kylla and Megan from the 'STEP UP' programme launched by 'Coaches across continents' join My Energy Game for this Podcast which explores the depth of professional athletes.
Coaches Across Continents empowers female athletes and women across the world
I focus on my playing career but I also gain new skills for now and later
Finding my voice can also help others find theirs
Step up project offers amazing post-playing careers & opportunities
The more I invest in myself now the easier the transition to non-playing days will be
Please subscribe at www.myenegergygame.net
Albert Riera tells us a little bit about his journey and a few stories along the way. We hope his words resonate with other players, who like Albert, are also trying their best to walk their journey.Albert Riera, Auckland City FC Player
Some possible Ingredients of anyone's journey
Let go, flow, Enjoy!
Effort vs Sacrifice
Listen to yourself- the answers are within you
You walk Your journey
For more about Auckland CIty Fc and follow their socials below.
Stephen Joins us again to give us some answers to players expectations from sport. Do we really understand these and consider them? Players do you give yourself the time to appreciate these?
Do we really know?
Does it matter? Self-determination theory: 3 needs: connection, autonomy (freedom to make decisions) and competence.
A happy and successful journey through life and football means attending to these needs.
Does football focus too much on competence and neglect the other two basic needs?
How can a coach, friend or member of support team find out?
What can a player do?
Does a team appreciate being heard, feeling connected, being able to make decisions about things?
Does greater player empowerment lead to better outcomes?
For more content visit www.myenergygame.net
Raquel is one of our experts and joins us again ahead of international women's day!!
In this podcast she delves deeper into how we can challenge current bias' we may face in sport and offers some methods to help solve them.
Celebrating women’s achievement. Raising awareness against bias. Take action for equality.
In sports, the mission is to celebrate women athletes and applaud when equality is achieved in pay, sponsorship and visibility.
Challenge your inner critical voice
Purpose of having an inner critical voice
Why is this relevant for female athletes?
what is stereotype threat?
What can we do about it?
what tactics can be used?
Discover more from Raquel at www.art2behuman.com and www.myenergygame.net
Claire Davidson , Performance psychology lead for England Men's England Development Teams, speaks with my energy game about some key methods to help athletes compete at their best.
Clare works with young athletes and has some amazing experience which we were lucky enough get a glimpse of during the latest podcast.
Be your Best on X Days
Maintaining Energy levels
Responding to set-backs
Improving... too focus on your weakness??
Know yourself to be your Best self
For more content and services visit www.myenergygame.net
An uplifting and refreshing view of CHANGE for athletes and coaches from motivational speaker Richard Gerver.
Change challenge our need for control
Change can take us through 5 phases - shock, denial, anger, mild depression - & get the antidote
Antidote to welcome change .... CURIOSITY, "be a child again", be explorative!
Successful people constantly challenge the status quo; they thrive through change
Change can be tough when you feel you have got a lot to lose, so Be and ACTIVE PARTICIPANT instead of a victim
An essential ingredient of any Winning Formula is CURIOSITY - always evolving
Find us at www.myenergygame.net
For more from Richard visit www.richardgerver.com
In our second podcast of the year Ed and Co founder Tina have the chance in this podcast to discuss GROWTH MINDSET.
You can change your thoughts
By changing your thoughts, you change your mindset
Put the energy where it serves you
Return your Power to you
Mindset is thoughts and actions
for more support visit www.myenergygame.net
Mark Timmington joins Edu for a discussion around honesty within the football youth development world.
A co founder of 'My Energy Game' Mark has vast experience in working with players in the youth development phase as a UEFA Qualified coach. Fortunate to have worked with players from champions league to non league, he draws upon his experience to shed some light on Honesty and it's meaning to him.
Tune in to gain our first insights of 2021.
Ed gets a chance to gain an insight into what Rick Cotgreave has found out how our mindset as an athlete and as a person maybe different
Principal Consultant at Lane4 // former International Lacrosse athlete // Expert in resilience and mindfulness // Expert in helping athletes with the transition between being active and leaving their sport
Be conscious about the type of energy you create to make you a winner
Build a mindset that elevates yourself instead of making you fearful
I am an athlete because I am resilient, rather than I am resilient because I am an athlete
Investing in yourself should be part of your training
For more content find us at www.myenergygame.net
We are joined by Adekite Fatuga-Dada, Current Watford FC Womens forward, ex Arsenal youth player and an FA Youth cup winner.
Tina was lucky enough to share some time with her looking at psychological techniques which have helped her perform on the pitch.
Ade was awarded The PFA Community Champion award for Watford FC in 2017 and again 2020, showing her impact off the field within the community.
Can being a better person off the pitch make you a better player on it? ... listen to see Ade's thoughts
Edu is again speaking with Jan Van Loon around the importance and connection between all aspects as a athlete in order to be at the highest possible level.
Key Factors of the podcast
1- Positive effect in the game by your actions
2- Everything you do to create a bigger chance to become successful
3- Live the game vs Play the game
4- Team understood as an "Energetic ecosystem"
More experts and access to more services at www.myenergygame.net
A quick flashback to last weeks podcast on 'train your confidence'
Listen to Mike discussing the 'switch' technique to help athletes with confidence in tough moments.
My Energy Game Team
Mike from 'zigzagconfidence' chats to Ed about training your confidence.
A super relevant topic for athletes and coaches in the current climate especially those who have had difficult moments.
Confidence CAN be trained
Mike's pilars around his method- excitement/ control/fluency
Switch approach - narrow and wide focus
Thanks to Mike for the podcast. to find more from him visit www.zigzagconfidence.com
For more from the MyEnergyGame team visit www.myenergygame.net
"LET YOURSELF GROW"
Edu is joined with Maria Ruiz de Ona who is a Football Psychologist who has worked at Athletic Bilbao, Aspire, and the Premier League... developing top professional players and coaches.
Some key messages from their chat are:
- Growth is development, which is learning!
-Learning makes you stronger
-The learning that matters is the Vital Learning... the learning about myself!
-Learning happens through being, by asking yourself questions, by having deep conversations...
Connect with Maria on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mar%C3%AD...
"The Poker Chips Analogy"
Established speaker and author Richard Gerber discusses the importance on resilience within sport.
Each set back can turn into a 'poker chip'
Each 'poker chip' can represent self-esteem
The more chips the more learning
The more learning the more opportunities
Embrace your rollercoaster
Energy around perceptions & perspectives
This time we have done a “play role” to bring this topic to live . Gaffer is not playing me...
- How to face a conversation
- Do we listen to each other?
- Are we trying to feel others’ energy?
- talking vs present
find us at www.myenergygame.net
Edu and Jan discuss some really current challenges we have faced over the last few months.
Key topics: Dealing with conflict, challenges and obstacles, Superiority" above others, Collective knowledge that individuals use
Explore more on our website: www.myenergygame.net
Raquel discusses how energy can be contagious and its effects on team mates and raises some of the questions below!
Focusing on your own energy to then feed into the oness
How is your energy linked to team spirit?
How do we create energy together?
Tina Hirst joins Edu again to discuss the benefits and why we should listen to ourselves. Some of the things which are covered in the podcast include, the importance of being still in the now, Techniques to be still and why we should slow down.
For more podcasts find us at www.myenergygame.net
Edu Rubio and Dr Stephen Rollnick discuss what managing energy is and its importance in helping footballers. In this podcast Stephen talks through 3 steps for players to take when faced with difficult situations.
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