Camp Elevate – For Coaches on the Rise



From June 1-4 2017, Athlete Assessments’ Bo Hanson will be presenting three sessions at Camp Elevate – a summer camp for creative, innovative and “people-first” Coaches who are committed to their personal and professional development beyond the X’s and O’s of their sport.

The first session is ‘Get a GRIP of your Pre-Season’ and he shares insights into the processes he takes a team through to ensure they have the best preparation to deliver winning results throughout the season and ultimately when it matters the most at finals time. He also presents a workshop on ‘DISC 101 for Coaches’ with a series of fun and engaging activities to do with your team – this is a practical, hands-on session.

Bo’s session on what it takes to be ‘ATHLETE TOUGH™’ is a practical guide on how coaches can develop resiliency in their athletes, as part of their everyday program. It is based on the premise that mental toughness is not a mythical quality possessed by a select few, but instead that it is a teachable skill. Being ‘ATHLETE TOUGH™’ is defined by the actions you take when your performance matters the most and Bo will share proven strategies to develop athletes to be ‘ATHLETE TOUGH™’.

True North Founder Celia Slater said that camp Elevate would provide a unique learning for Coaches.

Camp Elevate“Camp Elevate is a growing movement of Coaches across ALL sports who believe in the power of collaboration and community,” Celia said.

So who is Camp Elevate for?

The Camp Elevate program is a good fit for:

  • Any head or assistant coach at any level.
  • Any Coach who is serious about making coaching their professional career.
  • Any coach who wants to improve as a manager, leader and communicator.
  • Any coach who enjoys collaborating and sharing ideas.
  • All coaches who are interested in learning creative and innovative ways to connect with people, especially their athletes and create a positive team culture.
  • Coaches that are interested in finding a “tribe” of coaches from ALL sports they can rely on for support and ideas as they move through their career.

Camp Elevate will take place from June 1-4 at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan.


Camp ElevateFounder of Truth North Sports, Athletics Strategist, Creative Coaching Visionary

Career Highlights:

Launched True North Sports with a desire to extend her work to male and female head and assistant coaches.

In 2015 launched the Assistant Coach Immersion Program (ACIP).

30 years of unmatched experience in college athletics as both an organizational head and a collegiate basketball coach.

Co-founder and former executive director of both the NCAA Women Coaches Academy (WCA) and The Alliance of Women Coaches (The Alliance).

Four-year scholarship athlete and named Most Valuable Player of the women’s basketball team during her senior year at Florida State University.

Earned her master’s degree in sports administration from the University of Northern Colorado.


Camp Elevate4x Olympian, 3x Olympic Medalist, Performance Consultant

Career Highlights:

Has been working within sport and the business sector for over 20 years, delivering leadership, management and coach development.

In addition to his own athletic career, comprising of four Olympics and including three Olympic medals, he has worked for many years with coaches and athletes from over 40 different sports, and various countries, to improve coaching strategies and performance.

His impressive client list includes current and previous National Championship coaches and some of the top programs across the country.

At Athlete Assessments, we’re here to provide you with excellence in service and to help you be your best. If there is anything we can assist you with, please contact us.

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