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Performance Coaching is a dynamic addition to traditional game play coaching. It is suited to individuals and teams. Each player brings a specific skill set and a unique personality to the team. Recognizing strengths, knowing which skills need fine-tuning, and understanding what drives individual performance are essential to every player’s success. Performance coaching helps master them all.

These same skills affect the dynamics of a team. Some teams gel fast; others struggle; and others crumble before the season ends. Performance coaching helps teams learn to appreciate individuality and apply it toward a positive team experience.

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My name is Lisa Manyoky, but you can call me Yokes. I’m a certified coach, but I don’t coach game play. Rather, I coach skaters from the neck up by helping them learn to use that muscle between their ears to improve performance.

I’ve been a competitive athlete all my life. I played outdoor and indoor soccer year-round from the time I was a kid through college. I played softball for many years, and ran track. (There is no way all 5’2″ of me did much of anything memorable on the track, so running was strictly to keep fit for soccer.) After a bit of a hiatus while I invested my time in family and career, I pursued martial arts. I became proficient in kum do (swords) and am now a second degree black belt in tae kwon do.

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