Stories of ADVERSITY AND DETERMINATION from the world of sports.
WIN: Championship Traits For Life
Podcast hosts Lee M.J. Elias and JB Spisso bring combined 40+ years experience in team development, leadership and coaching. Listen to interviews from top athletes, coaches, executives and trailblazers from pro, collegiate and youth sports. Dive deep into the role of sports and athletics as a vehicle for personal growth and the ultimate teacher for overcoming adversity and building mental fitness.
Together we will make the world trust in teamwork again.
Lee Elias, Host
Lee is a professional speaker, award-winning author, entrepreneur, and coach. As the founder of Game Seven Group, he aims to inspire the world to believe in the power of teamwork. He works with teams and leaders in business, nonprofit, medical, and sports to unlock excellence, reach their potential, and win using the spirit and culture of a professional sports organizations.
Lee authored Think Like a Fan: Invest in Your Fans So They Invest in You; Win: What Every Team Needs to Know to Create a Championship Culture and co-author of The Business Recovery Checklist: How to Thrive in the Aftermath of COVID19 and Stay in Medicine: How Physicians Can Move Past Burnout and Regain Control. He was named to Drexel’s 40 under 40 class of 2018
JB Spisso, Host
JB has over 30 years of experience in transforming individuals into leaders. He is a leader, trainer, and educator. He is a veteran of the United States Army with 26 years of service, including ten years in Special Operations with the elite 75th Ranger Regiment.
He delivers leadership training to professional sports teams, including NFL and NHL, and was the first in the National Hockey League to hold the position of Executive Director of Leadership and Cultural Development. He advises C-Suite executives on leadership and culture and is a sought after speaker for industry gatherings and leadership podcasts.
JB has a passion for helping others brings out amazing stories from guests. JB recently published his first book, Warrior Leadership: Steps to Success for Leaders on the Ground
Instagram:@jbspisso | LinkedIn:@jb-spisso | Twitter:@jbsleaders
About the GRIT Channel
Featuring films, videos, and podcasts to uplift and educate those facing adversity in life. Like in sports, success and achieving goals requires hard work and grit. It does not come easy. Having the mental fitness and fortitude to thrive and demonstrate GRIT is a skill.
On GRIT, we find parallels with sports using examples of how athletes and coaches overcome adversity. We also use content to direct our audience to our Mission Partners who provide services and support.