Matt Marcinek is a highly accomplished mental performance coach and motivational speaker with a specialization in both individual and team performance. As a Certified Mental Performance Mastery Coach under Brian Cain, Matt combines extensive education with practical, attainable solutions for each athlete that he works with. He earned a master’s degree in Educational, School & Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in coaching from the University of Missouri, graduating with a GPA of 3.97.
As his story demonstrates, success is not a straight line. There are times when it would look hard to go on, but that is just another stage we need to conquer. At 9 months old, Matt was diagnosed with cerebral palsy and a neurologist recommended that Matt's parents place him in a facility where he would receive round the clock care and never look back.
About Matt Marcinek
But he fought back. Against all odds, Matt became a Purple belt in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu, a Brown belt in judo, an Eagle Scout, a certified Mental Performance Mastery coach and a sought-after motivational speaker.
When asked about what people will perceive to be an unusual passion for success, Matt responds, “It’s just about working hard every day and giving it your absolute best. Getting down dirty and gritty, keeping your eyes on the prize, putting in the work and waking up every day with a champion’s mindset”
With a unique combination of the real-world experience of facing and conquering seemingly insurmountable adversity backed up by with a high level of technical knowledge and certification, Matt separates himself from the competition by providing personalized and effective mental training for peak performance that will resonate with any athlete.