Shayne McGowan, the founder of Mental Edge Performance, bases his training for athletes on the concept that mental toughness is the key to a successful mindset. it is the edge required in preparing athletes to reach the top of their game.
Shayne is a certified mental game coaching professional who has studied at Cal State University, has played football in college and briefly in the pros and is a member of Coaches of Canada and is NCCP certified, and currently a National and International Coach for Taekwondo Canada. He is a Master in Taekwondo and Hapkido and has competed and placed 2nd for three years consecutively at the Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic.
Shayne has been coaching professionally and training for over 30 years in his fitness industry as well, it was also at this time he realized his experiences has led him to work on the most important part of an athlete’s training and that’s the mindset. His company Mental Edge Performance has given him the opportunity to have had numerous interviews with sports stations around the world such as: 101 ESPN St.Louis, 1700 ESPN San Diego, CBS Sports, Las Vegas Mix, TSN1290, CKRM Regina “The Sports Cage” with Rod Pederson, XM Radio Sports Byline, Intuboxing TV UK, NASCAR and Daytona 500.
Shayne’s a current guest on the following weekly shows: NFL Showtime, NFL Spinzone, NBA Hoop City and MMA Podcast. He has his own weekly segment on sundays called “On Air with the Coach” on 920am Fox Sports New Jersey; The Sports Skillet radio show.
Shayne has been in Forbes magazine and writes articles in Train fitness magazine monthly, and writes weekly for USA Today High School Sports.
“I truly feel that my eclectic experiences in Law enforcement and coaching on a professional level for over 30 years has helped athletes at all levels with their mindset and achieve great things in life other then just sports. I also believe that everyone of us, no matter what our profession is or our goals are we can all benefit from having a positive mindset and high confidence in our daily lives.”- Shayne McGowan founder of Mental Edge Performance