DD5 - How To Make The Big Time Where You're At w/ Coach Ron McKeefery

Coach Mckeefery has been internationally recognized as a leader in the area of sports development. He has twice been named Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Year. and was honored as a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (this is the highest honor that can be achieved as a strength and conditioning coach, representing professionalism, knowledge, experience, expertise and longevity in the field)

He is currently the Vice President of Performance and Education for PLAE. Prior to this, Coach McKeefery served as a strength and conditioning coach at both the Professional and Collegiate level. Working with such professional organizations as the: Cincinnati Bengals (NFL), Kansas City Royals (MLB), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL), and the Berlin Thunder (NFL Europe), and collegiate programs such as: Eastern Michigan University, University of Tennessee, and University of South Florida.

He has had the privilege of working with over 80 players that have gone on to play in the National Football League. Composed of 31 NFL Draft Picks, including 1st Round Draft Pick and Pro Bowlers Mike Jenkins & Jason Pierre-Paul, along with Cordarrelle Patterson and Ja’waun James. He has had numerous All Americans, NFL free-agents, and All Conference Selections.

In this episode we discuss:

  • How the next generations can identify the sacrifices they're willing to make in life
  • How to make the big time where you're at
  • How to not mistaken passion for emotion
  • His biggest mistake in life and what he learned from it
  • How to focus on the here and now and let everything else take care of itself...

Enjoy fam! <3

Nick Maier