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Used by the pros for decades, now available for college and high school teams

Dr. Troutwine

"Your physical talent gets you on the team, your mental game determines your level of success."

Dr. Robert Troutwine
Co-Founder & Chief Sports Psychologist, Ryzer Mindset
Creater of Troutwine Athletic Profile (TAP)

"I can tell you from my experience, it's very accurate."

Bill Belichick
Six Time World Champion
TAP User Since 1991

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Why Use Ryzer Mindset?

Reason #1: Competitive Advantage for Early Adopters

Before mindset testing became mainstream in the NFL®, the TAP's early adopters displayed a competitive advantage. The same opportunity is now available for high school athletics.

NFL® Teams Mindset Testing Usage & Performance

Entire decade of 2000-2009
NFL® Mindset Testing Segment Winning Percentage
All Teams Avg. .500
No Mindset Testing .431
Other Mindset Test .518
TAP Test by Ryzer Mindset .700

Ryzer Mindset will help you coach and develop your players to reach their full potential

Reason #2: Your Players Need it More than Ever

This generation of players is different. They might be the most athletic and technically trained ever. However, they are facing new mental challenges that makes coaching them more difficult.

Today's players... ...Resulting in
Are over-scheduled Lower mental toughness
Higher societal pressure to succeed Higher anxiety and stress
Stronger peer competition Relationship challenges
Communicate via smartphone Poor communication skills
Deal with "helicopter" parents Missing certain life skills
Grew up with "participation trophies" as the norm Performance struggles

Here's Proof

Mental Toughness is rapidly declining among arguably one of toughest categories of athletes in the world, pro football players. Ryzer Mindset is well positioned to help reverse the trend of lower Mental Toughness, it can start with you and your team.

Mental Toughness Graph

How it Works

How it Works

Included Reporting for Coaches & Teams

Coach Report Example
  • TAP trait scoring to establish assessment baseline
  • Mindset indicators of expected behaviors and characteristics
  • How to most effectively coach & develop the player

Coach Report on each Player

  • TAP trait scoring to establish assessment baseline
  • Mindset indicators of expected behaviors and characteristics
  • How to most effectively coach & develop the player
Coach Report Example

Team Reporting

  • See how your team stacks up mentally to national averages
  • Discover the team's top development needs by topic
  • Access team leaderboards to help with personnel decisions
Coach Home Example

Included Reporting for Players & Their Parents

Trait Example
  • See how you stack up to your peers
  • Discover your top strengths
  • Learn the traits that you need to work on

TAP Performance Traits Scoring

  • See how you stack up to your peers
  • Discover your top strengths
  • Learn the traits that you need to work on
Trait Example

12 TAP Performance Traits

  • Mental Toughness
  • Grit
  • Composure
  • Confidence
  • Coachability
  • Growth Mindset
  • Attention to Detail
  • Conventionality
  • Mental Execution
  • Focus Speed
  • Decisiveness
  • Adaptability

Your Athlete Type

  • Discover which of the 8 successful athletic mindset archetypes you match with
  • Learn the prominent pro athletes that share your same type
Eagle Athlete TypeEngineer Athlete TypeIce Athlete TypeKnight Athlete TypeMaverick Athlete TypeMusketeer Athlete TypeRocket Athlete TypeTrailblazer Athlete Type

Contextual Reporting & Guidance

  • Separate contextual reporting for the athlete and the athlete's parent
  • Learn personalized insights from renowned sports psychologist, Dr. Robert Troutwine
  • See the suggested activities to help the athlete reach his/her full potential
Report Example

Mindset Training

to Improve Mental Game

Mindset Demo
  • Integrated, online training available for the TAP Performance Traits
  • Content includes short videos, articles, podcasts, and sports psychologist designed "drills" to develop mental skills important to success in sports and life

Mindset Training - Does it Work?

  • Pilot group of high school athletes
  • August 2019 took TAP and group's average TAP scoring was below high school athlete average
  • User Ryzer Mindset Training & Performance Coach
  • Focused on traits with lower scores
  • Took TAP again in February 2020
  • Group measured 38% HIGHER on overall TAP scoring, which was at the college athlete average!
  • Integrated, online training available for the TAP Performance Traits
  • Content includes short videos, articles, podcasts, and sports psychologist designed "drills" to develop mental skills important to success in sports and life
Mindset Demo

Mindset Training - Does it Work?

  • Pilot group of high school athletes
  • August 2019 took TAP and group's average TAP scoring was below high school athlete average
  • User Ryzer Mindset Training & Performance Coach
  • Focused on traits with lower scores
  • Took TAP again in February 2020
  • Group measured 38% HIGHER on overall TAP scoring, which was at the college athlete average!

How Payments Work

How Payments Works
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TAP Assessment Success Stories

TAP used by Bill Belichick & New England Patriots to identify high Mental Toughness in drafting Tom Brady. To this day, the Patriots use it to draft and coach all their players

TAP used by Bill Polian & Indianapolis Colts to help them select Peyton Manning over Ryan Leaf

TAP used by US Navy SEALs to to better predict which candidates can pass BUD/S training and become a SEAL

Ryzer Mindset worked with a prominent Power 5 college football program and powerhouse high school football program with multiple state championships to assist in design of mindset system for amateur athletics