You have everything you need to make it no matter what anyone else told you before – even if you don’t know it yet. This book destroys the naysayers and gives you the perspective you need to BELIEVE in what possibilities are awaiting deep inside you.
I dare you to try!
Daniel COYLE – The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born. It’s Grown. Here’s How 2009
The Talent Code breaks down the fallacy that you are either born with a gold medal or not. Media loves to create success stories based on great genes and having a magic touch while glossing over the fact that deep practise matters most of all. Learning to do a skill does combine both physical attributes and great coaching, but the key to becoming great is training smarter. COYLE goes into many international training hotbeds to uncover the tactics which lead to greatness. Wrap your axons in myelin, learn by making mistakes and keep chunking down your sequence until you understand every little bit of it. Stop wishing to have been born with it. There will many surprises for you as you digest this information. When you know how much power you truly have to control what happens next, you will become very motivated to apply all the concepts in this book to better your athletic career.