Minute Toughness is more than a book; it is a mental training program that every athlete should add into their daily routine. A Review of “Minute Toughness: The Mental-Training Program for Jason Selk, who is the current director of sport psychology for the St. The 10MT means 10 Minute Toughness and is the central component of the training system. This is approximately 10 minutes of prescribed.

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Take one more centered breath. If you’re trying to be more effective, resilient, etc. Nov 30, John Brown rated it it was amazing. As a retired NFL player, I can see as many applications in the business world as on the football field.

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Preview — Minute Toughness by Jason Selk. With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. The advice was fairly sound.

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However, I think developing your 10 min mental training routine really min could be very valuable and I plan to give it a try this next cyclocross season. I would recommend it to all athletes that are looking to play at the next level. Trivia About Minute Toughne The key question, however, is whether they are useful for regular folks in their day-to-day lives.

Building mental toughness can be a powerful tool that encourages better physical performance because athletes can better and more smartly train. In saying this there were many valuable a relevant things to highlight and revisit. I can’t wait to implement the techniques and hopefully improve the overall quality of student progress. Even if you think everything was perfect, it forces you to continually strive for improvement.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Being mentally tough for that 10 minutes is just as important as being physically up to the task.

More on positive thinking and being a solution oriented person. This book completely took iason mind of the repet Okay, it’s not my usual review, I admit it. These are not pipe-smoking Germans who have you lie down on a couch and jasin your childhood traumas. Let me assure you. This book gives specific tools in helping people achieve their goals by adhering to welk author’s “Mental Workout”. Including being World female kata champion in karate last weekend!

Join tens of thousands of people nason around the world. No matter what my numbers are, I finished all those sets and still feel great. I stand on the platform doing long cycle at 16 kg while coach does his last set as well. And many writers can attest to the fact that one of the hardest parts of the performance is the mind game. Posts Latest Popular Book Review: Dec 16, Jeff Minte rated it really liked it Shelves: I recommend it for athletes, probably starting at high school age and older, parents of athletes, and coaches.

I have mason using the 10MT and the Success Log. Easy access and support giving you all need and more for personal success. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I also found a slim, information-packed book written by Jason Selk called Minute Toughness: Big Ideas range from learning how to control our arousal state, replace negative thoughts, being solution focused and the 1 rule for crushing it. He is truly committed to helping individuals and teams to perform at their very best, when it really counts.

Dec 18, Phil Calandra rated it liked it. The timer starts, and I focus on each rep being perfect.


This basically consists of centering breaths for relaxation and for the purpose of maintaining focus and your mental edge. In fact I feel it is the best of its kind. So we started keep stats on every player in every game so she could get a more accurate and healthy view of her performance levels.

Her coaches also helped the girls focus on forward thinking. If you want to improve your performance in sports or any endeavor, Minute Toughness has your simple yet comprehensive mental formula. Then she continued to use the routine during her off-season practices. My daughter knew when a girl on the opposing volleyball team was mentally freaking. Tips suggested in this text are easily centered on individual.

I chose the two elements I felt would be most beneficial to me and have been implementing them into my training for about the last 7 months with wonderful results.

10-Minute Toughness: The Mental Training Program for Winning Before the Game Begins

This has three components. Optimize every facet of your life. Next, visualize your next event that you are currently training for going perfectly. Jun 21, LNH rated it it was ok Shelves: Breathe in for a count of 6, hold it toughnwss 2 counts, then exhale for 7 counts. Colleges coaches scout athletes heavily through this skill.

He includes worksheets for all phases of his system, and even more important, he includes sample worksheets of actual athletes in order to give you some reference point for he is looking for.