Reps for the Mind

Sevwins Blog: Thoughts from the co-founders and guests

The 365 Day Sevwins Athlete

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Student-Athlete

From a concept to a working app – Sevwins has been impacting lives for over a year now. High school and college student-athletes have been using Sevwins to complete daily mental skills checks and...

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Livestream - Applying the Growth Mindset to Sports and Life

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Matt French

Chat amongst coaches about applying the growth mindset to sports and life. Listen in as host Jessy Rodriquez and Sevwins Co-founder Matt French discuss the key elements of intentional habits and...

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Inside Pitch Magazine Article: Seven Wins Per Week

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Adam Revelette

Matt French co-founded Sevwins, a growth mindset app built to empower student-athletes and coaches. Additionally, Coach French is entering his fourth year as the head baseball coach at Del Oro...

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Things Are Never As Good, Or As Bad As They Seem. Keep Working.

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Brian McAfee

We had an opportunity to catch up with former professional baseball player, turned data scientist and cofounder of Seqnzr, Brian McAfee. We asked Brian to share a story of resilience that coaches...

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Consistency and Growth During Chaos

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Matt French

On a typical college campus in a normal year, student-athletes follow a strict regimen defined by hectic schedules. Their teammates and coaches keep them accountable and make the grind enjoyable....

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Empowering Athletes with Tools for Accountability and Self-Reliance

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Anthony D'Albora

We asked Los Medanos College Head Baseball Coach, Anthony D’Albora, to share his experience during the 11-week Sevwins Growth Mindset College League. What we got in return, was a powerful story...

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Growth Mindset and the Power of Yet

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Dr. Jimmy Onate

Dr. Jimmy Onate, university professor and high school coach, shares his perspective on the student-athlete growth mindset and the power of "yet".

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Coaching Absolutes: Using Soundtracks to Connect

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Dave Turgeon

A couple of years back, I did a segment with the USA Baseball staff called “Soundtracks.” Before diving into it I would talk about what a soundtrack is. Most of us have heard of them and been...

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Top Growth Mindset Rep Streak Set at 431

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Matt French

Sevwins Cofounder, John Roberts, completed 431 straight growth mindset reps using Sevwins. In the last 47 weeks, within the app John:

  • Read 2,491 key growth terms
  • Wrote 2,350 words related to...
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9 Ways 2020 Was A Growth Year For Athletes And What’s Next In 2021

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Team Sevwins

The most common statement from coaches in 2021 will be: “Where did this guy come from?” Athletes will say this more than ever: “I didn’t know I was capable of that.”

These 9 things made 2020 a...

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Sevwins 2020 Reflection

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Matt French

When we founded the company just one year ago, our mission was to impact 1 million lives. With your help, we are on our way to making it a reality.

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The Power of Grit

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Savannah Linhares

Savannah Linhares is a Sevwins guest blogger and 2020 recipient of the coveted Positive Coaching Alliance Double-Goal Coach® Award. Savannah is a coach, teacher and mentor at Chowchilla High...

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Promoting the Growth Mindset: One Rep at a Time

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Matt French

Reggie Hanson and Matt French dig into the critical role of intentional habits on student-athletes’ happiness and growth. Learn why Reggie teamed up with Sevwins as an advisor to help provide app...

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How Can We Empower and Mentor Young Adults…to be GREAT?

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Greg Moore

In this episode of the Entrepreneurs United podcast series, Greg Moore talks about the next generation of leaders; how they learn, think, and should be mentored by coaches, leaders, entrepreneurs,...

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Case Study: Fixed to Growth Mindset Transformation

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Greg Moore

Do you have examples coaches can use with their own players to highlight athletes who started with a fixed mindset that developed into a growth mindset?

A player who barely got into college...

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Resources to Help Athletes Make Better Lifestyle Choices

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Greg Moore

What are some resources you are using to help athletes make better lifestyle choices?

The best resources to help learning lifestyle choices depend on the athlete’s ability to digest short, medium...

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Communication Exercises to Use During Practice

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Greg Moore

What are some examples of communication exercises on-field during practice?

Communication in sports is fundamental to team congruency and competitive success. Here are three on-field communication...

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Inspire Excellence Using Sharp Communication

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Greg Moore

I coach 14 and 15 year-olds. How can I get the best out of each of them?

Make players sharp communicators before, during and after they play. In school students open up when questions/prompts...

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Introducing Mental Skills Into Youth Organizations

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Greg Moore

How do youth organizations introduce the mental part of the game to 8-12u players?

The simplest way to introduce the mental part of the game is to ask questions before even the simplest drill....

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Pitcher's Report Card: Measuring Pitch Execution

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Greg Moore

We’re trying to create a “Report Card” for our pitchers. Do you measure or count things your pitchers do well or poorly in each AB?

We use one measure. It’s pitch execution. An executed pitch is...

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