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Agenda - 'Mind Factor' Golf Coach Certification Workshop with Karl Morris

By Karl Morris - S... - Posted on 02 September 2008


NOVEMBER 22nd – 25th 2008, MANCHESTER, UK

Karl Morris and Guests Sports Performance Mind Coaching CourseIf you are a head golf professional, golf coach, aspiring assitant professional, keen elite golfer or amateur then you can learn some valuable skills for life and golf in 4 days of inspiring coaching, presentations and seminars from leading European Tour sports mind coach Karl Morris and his distinguished guest speakers.

 DAY 1

  • The special ‘nature’ of the athlete
  • Understanding the world of your client
  • Separating the Core-Self from the Performer-Self, the key to liberating performance
  • Creating a ‘mental philosophy’ to build resilience
  • Developing Deep Rapport and Trust (far more than mirroring and matching)
  • Having a framework to coach the ‘Mind Factor’
  • Clearing up past issues,  liberation from past performance
  • What NLP can and can’t help you with athletes
  • NLP myth busting
  • Restating memory coding
GUEST SPEAKER : Chris Walton MSc, Performance Mind Coach
Personal Training : simple self empowering techniques to change your beliefs and perceptions that impact your life at a cellular level. Business Training : Translating Potential into Results. Works with clients such as Barclays Bank, Porsche UK, Astra Zeneca, Yellow Pages, Bloomberg, Hewlett Packard, Ernst and Young.
  • Practical tools for performance
  • Why practice isn’t working for most people
  • The incredible power of Neutral Thinking
  • The misunderstood nature of concentration
  • Creating effective sporting triggers for a peak performance state
  • The emotional brain and how to control it
  • The power of ‘the gap’
  • Centering the mind and body
  • Dealing with the twin imposters : Fear and Anger
  • Trancework for peak states
GUEST SPEAKER : Dr John Pates PhD, Sports Mind Coach to Champion Golfers such as Ian Woosnam, Paul Broadhurst, in addition to Olympic athletes and motor racing champions.
  • Developing your own business
  • The most common mistakes in building a consultancy and how to avoid
  • Developing ‘social proof’
  • Making money from sports consultancy
  • Taking advantage of an ‘inside’ understanding of the market of sports mind coaching
  • How to promote your brand in the sporting arena
  • How to fail as a sports consultant. The golden rules to avoid
  • Leadership
  • Group dynamics
GUEST SPEAKER : Gary May, Professional Sales Coach And Trainer. Secrets of Influence and Persuasion, Sales Techniques, Body Language and Sub-Conscious Selling
  • Brain Chemistry
  • Thinking alone is not enough
  • How the athletes brain fuel could be destroying your work
  • The difference between true emotions and false moods
  • Effective strategy to nourish the brain
  • The ONE key that all athletes need to understand
  • The ONE meal that MUST be right
  • Creating your own empowering philosophy and unshakable self confidence
  • How to take DAILY action on what you have learned
  • The essential ‘Rituals’ of success
GUEST SPEAKER : Phil Richards, Enhancing Sports Performance. Phil is truly one of the great strength and conditioning coaches in the world. He consults for teams as a strength and nutritional expert with, but to name a few, Amir Khan (boxing), Bolton Wanderers (football), Leicester Tigers (rugby), Wigan Warriors (rugby), and Stuart Stokes (steeplechaser). Trainers from all over the world are now undertaking private internships with Phil to learn his unique methods at producing winning teams and winning athletes.


Here are just a few of the testimonials from golfers who have experienced a Mind Factor workshop with Karl.


"The tools from the Mind Factor have been CRUCIAL to me having my BEST EVER year on tour, winning the Ballantines Championship in Korea, becoming Scottish Open champion and securing my Ryder Cup debut. This is ESSENTIAL information." Graeme McDowell, European Tour Winner and 2008 Ryder Cup Team Member

"After being on the Mind Factor course it more than encouraged me to get my clubs out of storage as I felt I learned some ways to handle some of the mental negativity which I have had for a number of years. A very enjoyable and informative 4 days, that as a forward looking coach you just cannot afford to miss."  
Stuart Kerr, PGA Professional Strathaven GC


"The Mind Factor course run by Karl Morris is an excellent insight into getting the best out of yourself and the people you work with. Karl delivers with great enthusiasm, passion and humour. Karl has the wonderful ability of retaining your attention and focusing on how to improve. A MUST for coaches."
Nigel Edwards, 4 time Walker Cup player and Development Manager for Welsh Golf

"Just won the Leicestershire and Rutland County Open with scores of 71, 2-under followed by course record 66, 7-under par awesome!!!!!!!! The course was great!!!!!! Information and tools from the course helped me prepare a great coaching structure for the Leicestershire and Rutland County Junior Squad. I have been coaching the Mind Factor to the squad and the results have been the best in ten years.The course helped and developed me as a Mind Factor Coach and has provided me with another income, a new string to my bow."
Clive Fromont, PGA Professional

“One of the most enlightening and enjoyable courses I have been on. Karl’s down to earth and humorous delivery methods made common sense of sports mind coaching. I went away with valuable tools and techniques, which have not only improved my sporting ability but life in general. Thanks Karl."
Carol Davies, BT






Email us at coaching@dizzyheights.com to reserve your place.

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