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Talking Steph Curry and ‘Neurocognitive Efficiency’ on CNN Philippines

Had a most excellent time talking Steph Curry, neurocognitive efficiency, and HEAD IN THE GAME with Mico Halili for CNN Philippines’ Sports Desk today.   .@brandonsneed takes a closer look at Steph Curry’s mental training. https://t.co/toRCuyScDk pic.twitter.com/ckPKxLOSDy — CNN Philippines (@cnnphilippines) March 7, 2017
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Excerpt: ‘The performance enhancer for your brain: How elite athletes are using EEG to get a mental edge’ at SI

Many thanks to Sports Illustrated for running this excerpt from Head in the Game. It’s about how great athletes are using EEG technology to study and train their brains, much like they use film, personal trainers, and the like the study and train their bodies and their skills. Beyond their sports,...
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Excerpt: ‘Prologue: The Conspiracy’ and ‘Chapter 1: Two Very Different Brains’

HarperCollins just posted a first look at the inside of Head in the Game, including the title pages, chapter breakdowns, and, best of all, the Prologue and Chapter 1. This is where this book process of rolling out the book gets kind of emotional and scary for me, because this...
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Excerpt: ‘Steph Curry’s Secrets to Success: Brain Training, Float Tanks, and Strobe Goggles’ for B/R Mag at Bleacher Report

Huge thank-you to B/R Mag at Bleacher Report for running this excerpt from Head in the Game. It’s a mashup of different tools used by Steph Curry that make an appearance in the book. (The sensory deprivation chambers/float tanks are especially fantastic.) Click.
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Head in the Game teaser trailer

Here a week from publication, I’m thrilled to share the first teaser trailer for Head in the Game.
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Talking: Mental health for student-athletes, ‘Head in the Game,’ and more on the Next Play podcast

I’ve had the distinct pleasure of getting to know Vin McCaffrey the last couple months. We connected after he read my Urban Meyer story at B/R Mag back in the fall, emailed me, and it turned out we were both in the same town. He’s a smart guy building a cool...
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Talking ‘Head in the Game,’ Facebook, and more w/Josh Graham on Hang Time

Went on “Game Time” with Josh Graham on 94.3 The Game, talking the book (!!!), deleting Facebook from my phone, and more adventures, including some of the psychedelic kind. Give it a listen if you can. (I show up around the 34-minute mark.)
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