Dr. Dan Freigang, Sport Psychology Consultant To United States National Teams In The 2014 Sochi Olympic Games Is In The Zone With Dr. Pam Brill And Nathan Roman.

Dr. Dan Freigang sport psychology consultant to US National Teams talks peak performance and the Sochi Olympics with Dr. Pam and Nathan here.

Dan Freigang

Right now, the eyes of the world are on the athletes of the Sochi Winter Olympics. The best winter athletes in the world are competing to be the BEST of the best. Their dreams and hard work have led to these two weeks. We watch to see ordinary people do extraordinary things. What you don’t see are the people behind the scenes who help these athletes reach peak performance.

Dr. Dan Freigang is a sport psychology consultant for many US National Teams. His job is to help them mentally train to get into, and stay in the zone. On this episode of In The Zone the conversation covers everything from what it looks like for a winter athlete to get in the zone to dealing with unique external stressors that the Sochi games bring with unfinished projects to threats of terrorist attacks.

Listen here for the full episode to get a unique behind the scenes experience of what it takes for these world class athletes to mentally prepare for the biggest stage in the world.