Posted: September 8, 2015
Ben Lederman, 15-year-old alumnus of FC Barcelona’s famed academy “La Masia,” recently enrolled at IMG Academy. When he arrived at La Masia at the age of 11, Lederman was the first American-born player invited to train in Barcelona’s youth system.Alumni of La Masia...
Posted: June 27, 2014
The U.S. Men's National Team (USMNT) is powered in part by seven players with strong IMG Academy ties, and for the second consecutive World Cup, the team has advanced to the knockout stage. The U.S. competed in Group G, or as it was better known, the 'Group of Death...
Posted: June 24, 2014
With the World Cup and group stage play drawing to a close, IMG Academy mental conditioning coach Josh Lifrak is joined by IMG Academy Director of Athletic & Personal Development, David Hesse, and mental/vision coach David DaSilva. During the discussion, the...
IMG Academy mental conditioning experts David Hesse and Josh Lifrak talk about the High Performance Mindset and the World Cup
Posted: June 18, 2014
Thirty-two teams are in Brazil vying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but only a single team has the opportunity to be great and take home one of the most coveted titles in the world. IMG Academy mental conditioning experts Josh Lifrak and David Hesse, Director of...