Dr. Greg Young

Manager, IMG+ Coaching and Development

  • With IMG Academy Since: 2019
  • Hometown: Newcastle, England
  • Languages Spoken: English

About Me

Originally from Newcastle, England, Dr. Greg Young played collegiate soccer at Berry College and earned a degree in Physical Education - Teacher Education. He attended the University of Tennessee and earned his M.S. and Ph.D in Sport Psychology and Motor Behavior. While studying, he taught the physical education activity program and served as a graduate assistant for sport psychology for the University of Tennessee athletic department.


  • Ph.D, Sport Psychology and Motor Behavior, University of Tennessee
  • M.S., Human Performance and Sport Studies, University of Tennessee
  • B.S., Health and Physical Education - Teacher Education, Berry College
  • Certified Mental Performance Consultant(MPC) with the Association for Applied Sport Psychology(AASP)


  • Assistant Professor, James Madison University
  • Sr. Lecturer, Sport Development/Coaching, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Instructor, Kinesiology and Physical Education, Western Washington University
  • Graduate Assistant, Mental Training, University of Tennessee
  • Graduate Teaching Associate, Sport Studies, University of Tennessee
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Physical Education Activity Program, University of Tennessee
  • Physical Education Technician, Churchill Community College