Maximise Your Potential “Develop A Performance Mind-Set”


9:00 am - 5:00 pm

BBIC, Innovation Way, Barnsley, S75 1JL

About The Event

This is a one day workshop at a special promotional offer of £150 per person, with guest speaker Tony Smith, legendary former England and GB Rugby League Coach.

9:00am – Arrival & Refreshments

9:15am – Welcome, introductions and outline of the day

9:30am – Explore mind-set concepts

10:30am – Insight into developing resilience

11:30 – Refreshments

11:45am – Speaker (Tony Smith, former Great Britain Rugby League Head Coach)

1:00pm – Lunch

1:45pm – Performing your role when under pressure

2:45pm – Refreshments

2:45pm – Exploring ways to develop your belief

3:30pm – Developing a performance mind-set to improve performance and achieve greater results

5:00pm – Summary of the day & Identifying actions

Tony Smith Biography

Tony Smith grew up in rural New South Wales, Australia on a small dairy farm. He left school to work in the banking industry. This career lasted 7 years and was combined with competing as a professional rugby league player. Tony played professional rugby league for 11 years.

Upon retirement from playing Tony began the next stage of his professional life as a rugby league coach, a career that spanned 21 years.

He and his family moved to England in 2000. Tony began his professional coaching career in England with a possible “world record” 15 consecutive losses! He managed to survive that start going on to coach at 3 clubs, winning trophies at each one. Tony was also appointed the National Coach of England and Great Britain. He became a proud British Citizen in 2009.

Tony has recently retired from coaching rugby league and has embarked on a new career as a consultant in Leadership Support and Welfare. He has consulted for a number of organisations including the Premier League and The League Managers Association.

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