Our 60-Day Soccer Mindset Challenge is the digital key to unlocking a peak performance soccer mindset. It’s the simple way to boost young player’s performance and mental wellbeing, both on and off the pitch.
How The Challenge Works
The Soccer Mindset Challenge breaks down the 10 key mindset skills of a peak performance mindset into easy-to-digest daily workouts and exercises that can be followed by players ages 10 and up.
Download the free
Soccer Mindset Academy app*
Log in daily to complete a 5-10 minute mindset workout
Develop a peak performance mindset, on and off the pitch
60 days of daily workouts which combine fun and engaging videos, thought-provoking quizzes and powerful audio exercises together to build positive habits that reduce a player’s performance anxiety and boosts their confidence
Complete short daily mindset workouts based to improve mental performance on and off the pitch.
Players track their progress in a private journal to increase habit formation and positive association while learning.
Earn trophies by completing learning objectives, boosting engagement and encouraging competition between players.
When players join as a team they get access to a private team area as well as tools for coaches to manage players.
Analytics For Team Coaches
Coaches can track their players’ progress and activity using special analytical tools and statistics.
Team Discussion Forums
Each team has a private forum so that team members can discuss their progress and support one another.
Club Domain & Branding
Club members access our daily mindset workouts in a private portal using the club’s logo and colors.
Add & Manage Players
Clubs can add unlimited players and track their progress using advanced analytical tools and statistics.
Setup Unlimited Teams
Setup your club's teams inside your private portal for your players to join and interact within.
The Soccer Mindset Challenge is made up of 11 programs that cover the 10 key mindset skills have been identified by elite sport psychologists as critical for developing a peak performance mindset.
Games are won and lost in a players mind. In our Language program, players will discover the tools to help improve reaction speed and decision making when under pressure.
The voice inside your head is responsible for 99% of poor decisions. In our Language program, players will learn to silence this voice to perform consistently better under pressure.
Create unshakeable belief in your ability to increase the likelihood to achieve your goals. In our Belief program, players will discover how to strengthen their belief.
In our Goal Setting program, players will set themselves up for rapid growth and positive mental responses by learning the art of goal setting.
The unconscious mind can not distinguish between imagination and real life. In our Mental Rehearsal program, players learn visualization methods to improve form and accuracy.
Emotions override logic. In our Emotional Balance program, players learn the tools to control his or her emotions and increase their ability to remain calm and composed.
Confidence skills provide a solid foundation for a winning game. In our Confidence program, players will develop maturity and character on and off the pitch.
Positive habits enhance a players ability to perform at their best consistently. In our Motivation program, players will learn the how to make habitual new positive behaviors.
You may think physiology doesn’t belong in a mindset program. In our Physiology program, players will learn how their physiology can impact their mindset and transform a game.
In our Skill Learning program, players will learn how to increase their chances of learning and mastering a new skill, such as penalty, corner or free kick taking.
Every athlete or individual at the top of their game can remember a time when they’ve been in the zone – unstoppable. In The Zone program, players learn how to enter ‘their zone’.
“Soccer Mindset Academy provides some of the clearest and most relevant content in the mindset and mental performance that I have seen. Most coaches and players agree on the importance of the mental side of the game and that they do not work on it enough. SMA provides those coaches and players, as well as parents, the training tools they need.”
Ian BarkerDirector of Coaching, United Soccer Coaches
“Soccer Mindset is a tool that empowers a player to access practical exercises to enhance their ownership of their personal performance in a systematic platform. This tool can have profound impacts on a player’s performance.”
Steve FreemanDirector of Programming, Black Watch Premiere
“Soccer Mindset Academy is an extremely effective educator tool for every coach out there who is looking to gain easy to understand and practical help to use specific Sport Psychology concepts with there own team. I even recommend it to parents of players and soccer players themselves. Soccer Mindset Academy has my highest endorsement.”
Steffen SiebertUnited Soccer Coach
“SMA is reshaping soccer coaching thinking by providing engaging, meaningful, practical exercises to enhance every player’s personal mental performance and production.”
Barry GormanFormer President, United Soccer Coaches
“I was so intrigued I committed my college team to participate in the 60-day program beginning in preseason. It has been a smashing success. My 12 year old son, a DA player, is also loving it.”
J .B. BelzerWomen's Soccer Coach
- Learn 10 Key Mindset skills
- Over 60 Daily Workouts
- Unlock Audio Exercises & Quizzes
- Collect Trophies
- 20 User Accounts
- Private Team Area
- Team Discussion Forum
- Analytics Tools for Team Coaches
- Custom Domain & Branding
- Mange & Track All Club Users
- Add Unlimited Teams
- Sponsored Ads & Content
30-Day Money Back Guarantee
Our memberships come with a 30-day money back guarantee so if you’re not 100% satisfied with your purchase simply contact [email protected] within 30 days of your enrollment and you’ll receive a full refund - no questions asked!
Our goal at Soccer Mindset Academy is to help 1,000,000 players realize their potential by 2021.
By following the programs, young players can create life-long habits that improve imagination, belief, emotional balance, confidence and motivation so they can think like a champion and play like a professional.
SMA is endorsed by US soccer coaching legends like Barry Gorman and Ian Barker and is the official mindset education provider for the United Soccer Coaches - the largest coaching organization in the world.
With a global, local network of ambassadors, advocates and distributors SMA is currently available at a Club and Organization level across the USA, UK and Australia with additional countries coming on board all the time.