What is an Athlete Type?
A High Level Profile of a Successful Athletic Mindset
A deep statistical analysis of the TAP results of tens-of-thousands of elite athletes revealed eight (8) distinct athletic mindsets — each with their own characteristics, strengths, weaknesses, and preferred coaching / interaction styles.
These distinct athletic mindsets were given names that matched their characteristics and became the 8 Athlete Types.
How are the Athlete Types useful?
The Athlete Types provide a high level overview of an individual’s mental make-up
Introduces a common framework for coaches and athletes to better understand and interact with one another
Athlete Types provide a positive self-identifying image for athletes
Most find it interesting and fun to learn their Athlete Type and share it with others