STUDENT-ATHLETE

PERFORMANCE COACH

Linda Martindale

I am a wife, a proud mother of four college athletes and two dogs (one is athletic and one is definitely not). I am also a former college athlete, a dedicated mental fitness coach, a motivational speaker, a high school boys basketball coach, a former college basketball coach, a friend to an amazing group, an entrepreneur, a mentor, an occasional podcast guest, and a non-profit board member.

My interest in mental fitness and its’ impact on student-athletes started when I began coaching at the high school level in the mid-1990s. My passion grew further when I started raising my own children who were all interested in participating in different sports and at different levels. I decided to actively raise awareness about the often-overlooked aspect of mental health prevention in sports and became a certified mental wellness coach. This has allowed me to collaborate with sports organizations, Athletic Directors and other coaches and use my own journey as an athlete, a coach and a parent of athletes to inspire others.

I am grateful to have the opportunity to share the stories of the amazing student-athletes that I work with and I’m inspired by those who are willing to put in the work.

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Qualifications

~ CTEDU Associate Coach Certified
~ ASEP Coaching Certified
~ MIAA Coaching Certified
~ BA from University of Arizona
~ Partial MBA from NYU
~ Continuing Ed. at Yale University
~ Continuing Ed. at De Montfort University, UK

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“She has helped me recognize my strengths I didn’t even realize I had, along with helping me with my self-confidence and self-worth to the point where no challenge ahead, seems too big for me to conquer anymore”

~Infiniti Thomas-Waheed
Boston, MA

Ready to Get Started?

The first step is easy.  Just fill out the form and I’ll do the rest. I’m looking forward to connecting and seeing if we’re the right match.

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