The Fighter’s Mind , was an amazing read and an incredible insight into the mind of the competitive athlete. Sam Sheridan spends time with various sport celebrities, not only in the combat world, but outside as well. Wrestling icon Dan Gable , boxing coach Freddie Roach , mma trainer Greg Jackson , fighters like Renzo Gracie and Randy Couture , as well as distance runner David Horton. He also speaks with former chess champion and taijiquan champion Josh Waitzkin about moving into jiu-jitsu, and how the training of chess has influenced him.
This is not only one of the best sports books I have read, but one of the best psychology based books as well. If you are at all interested in furthering your game, or enhancing your life outside of your individual sport or martial art, this book will influence you greatly.
I had a difficult time putting it down…
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