How many of you out there are trying your best to work towards something but it doesn't look like it is going to happen any time soon? Have you been working at a goal but can't quite reach it? Do you feel like you need the extra tools to become an ultimate athlete so that you reach this goal and many more which you set in the future? Follow these simple steps which will take you to the next level...
Mindset Is Everything
I cannot stress enough how important it is to wake up every morning in the CORRECT mindset. Think about it for a second, if you wake up grumpy and moody, surround yourself with negativity and cant be bothered to put 100% effort in, do you think you will make it? The answer is no and this type of mindset will not only leave you without reaching your goal but it will also leave you feeling demotivated and demoralised! So tell yourself every day that you are going to achieve what you have set out to make happen for you.
Would it be classed as weird or borderline crazy if you spoke and encouraged yourself on a daily basis when you needed it most? Would you care? You see, another tip in becoming an ultimate athlete is by constantly reminding yourself throughout the day why you are doing what you are doing. The truth is there are many distractions out there which will prevent you from making your goal. People and the media are going to tell you directly and indirectly that you cannot achieve your goal because of one thing or another but you have to stay strong and tell yourself otherwise...
Stay Strong and Believe
Finally in order to truly succeed you need to be able to withstand any negativity that will be thrown at you. You must believe in yourself and remind yourself daily that what you are doing is for a reason which you decided to bestow upon yourself.
Mentality Is Everything....
As you have seen becoming an Ultimate Athlete in my eyes is not about how much you can lift in the gym nor is it about how much weight you have on the bar. It isn't about counting calories and making sure you eat enough meals per day. Finally, it isn't about using enough protein supplements or fat burners to rid your body of any fat that you want to get rid of. Although these things help, the main way to become an Ultimate Athlete is by telling yourself each day you can do it. If you think and act in a positive way you will reach your goal and work towards another one.
Any goal which you have is going to require effort and perseverance from you so that you are motivated to achieve it. It doesn't matter what the goal is, whether it is to run faster or cycle quicker, in order to achieve it you must remain positively active, mentally!!