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Announcing Agreement to Publish Your Elite Mental Game by Dan Crum Brian Crum


John Schwartz


Motivational Press TO PUBLISH Your Elite Mental Game BY Dan Crum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Carlsbad, CA – 02-03-2018) –Motivational Press today announced an agreement to publish Your Elite Mental Game by Dan Crum Brian Crum, which offers Winning Life By Mastering Your Mind
for release in Fall 2018.


Your Elite Mental Game

shares with readers Your Elite Mental Game is a training course for athletes, performers, and coaches, as anyone who is judged based on their performance wants to be sure they can perform at their best, especially when pressure is high.

It also has similar applications for the millions of actors, musicians, and performers in this country who desire to earn a living and compete in their industry.

Motivational Press is excited to work with Dan Crum to share with readers:

  • Mindset of a Champion
  • Overcoming fears & challenges
  • Performing under pressure
  • Re-wiring your brain
  • Routines for consistency


About The Author:

Dan Crum is the author of Is He Lying to You? An Ex-CIA Polygraph Examiner Tells You What Men Don’t Want You to Know from Career Press. He has a BS Degree in Marketing from George Mason University, where he played Golf and after graduating was the mental coach for their NCAA Division 1 Golf team.
He worked for the CIA as a Polygraph Examiner and has an advanced degree in Forensic Psychophysiological Detection of Deception (similar to Forensic Psychology).
Starting in 2001 Dan was trained by Tony Robbins as a Life Coach and Business Consultant. In 2011 Dan started his training in Hypnosis and became a Certified Hypnotherapist with the National Guild of Hypnotists and Marc Savard International. Dan created a program, “Elite Mental Game”, which combines cutting-edge psychology with hypnosis to help individuals and athletes bring out more of their potential and perform at their best.
Dan is a professional speaker and frequent guest in national media, (USA Today, Yahoo, CBS). He has spoken all over the world and has trained thousands of professionals. Dan has personally coached hundreds of clients, including many world-class athletes and performers.

Brian Crum is a technology executive, who has worked for Microsoft and, and accomplished amateur golfer. He has a BS Degree in Political Science from the US Naval Academy and an MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.
While at the Naval Academy, Brian was captain of the NCAA Division 1 Navy Golf team, a 2-time Cleveland Golf Academic All-American, and 2003 Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Brian was distinguished with election to the Patriot League 25th Anniversary team, and the US Naval Academy Sports Hall of Fame. While in college, Brian played alongside PGA Tour professional Billy Hurley III, and won 3 NCAA events, including the 2003 Patriot League Conference Championship, and played in 2 NCAA Championships.
Brian’s golf career took a brief  hold while he served as a Naval Nuclear Submarine Officer for nearly 7 years, though in his return he won the 2009 Saratoga County (NY) Amateur Championship, and 5 Golf Channel AmTour events including the 2014 Pacific Northwest Golf Championship at Chambers Bay – site of the 2010 US Amateur and 2015 US Open. Brian now works with a number of high-performing youth and amateur golfers to develop course management strategies, practice regimens, and mental approaches that break through plateaus.

Will Naylor
A three-sport athlete and Hall of Fame member at Paul VI Catholic High School in Fairfax, VA, Will continued his baseball career at NCAA Division 1, Radford University, playing two ways as a pitcher and outfielder, while earning his Marketing degree.
After finishing his collegiate career he was invited to workout with the Philadelphia Phillies before deciding to end his playing career and get into coaching. Naylor returned to Paul VI and as an assistant basketball coach led his team to the Conference and City Title game and a US Top 25 Ranking. For several years he also coached Paul VI’s nationally ranked baseball team.
Will now spends his time working with athletes and coaches developing training and coaching programs and running workshops. He has worked with dozens of NCAA Division 1 athletes as well as multiple Major League Baseball players.  He is certified in Hypnotherapy and is pursuing an advanced degree and doctorate in Sports Psychology.


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