Life Success
Can Begin Today

We believe our kids can live a happier, richer, more successful life if they begin mastering certain skills earlier. We build those skills into them now to amplify the level of success they can achieve over a lifetime.

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WHAT IS THIS PROGRAM?

This is a training ground for life. Kids come together in a controlled setting to practice and develop the skills that will lead them toward a happy, confident, and rewarding future. The program combines the best practices of proven youth development models and gives our kids a head start on becoming the best version of themselves.

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The Practice Model of Select Sports

Kids that play on select sports teams rapidly develop talent due to time invested, good coaching, and strong teammates.  We borrow many elements of this model for our team training sessions.

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The Time Investment of Music Lessons

Anyone can learn piano. To become great, it takes years of daily practice. Abilities may increase very slowly, but over time you’ll become an expert. Mastery of any skill is developed this way.

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The Level Advancement of Video Games

Video games are the perfect metaphor. You’re the main character in a game called life. You start with an objective and very few tools, but you “level up” and unlock abilities as long as you keep playing.

START YOUR JOURNEY

If you believe what we believe, it may be time for you to take the first step toward a brighter future.

LATEST UPDATES

The Compound Effect

The Compound Effect

THE COMPOUND EFFECT is a book written by the publisher of Success Magazine, Darren Hardy. He describes how small incremental changes, gradually improved over time, can lead to profound differences in abilities and outcomes. Hardy uses real-world examples to...

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Peak

Peak

PEAK is a book about how expert performers reached the top. It's author, K. Anders Ericcson, has been studying these performers for decades and this book is the culmination of that research. He explains how we get better at skills, namely with purposeful deliberate...

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Mindset

Mindset

MINDSET is a book by renowned psychologist, Dr. Carol Dweck. She is the originator of Mindset Theory, which states that there are two distinct mindsets in the world: fixed and growth. A fixed mindset individual believes that our basic talents and abilities (i.e....

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Terms of Participation

Goodwin Davis exists to push players out of their comfort zone in pursuit of personal excellence.
Players will experience an atmosphere of limitless possibilities and high performance and must be prepared to face that challenge.

Player Terms

  • I will show up to practice
  • I will do the work
  • I will be independent
  • I will be accountable
  • I will face my own challenges
  • I will solve my own problems

Parent Terms

  • I will support the program
  • I will promote independence for my players
  • I understand discomfort is integral to growth
  • I will treat players and coaches respectfully
  • I will be patient with the process
  • I will participate when possible

Photo/Video Release

Many Goodwin Davis practices and events will be recorded with audio and/or video equipment for the benefit of members, and to showcase the program to prospective members. In order to join Goodwin Davis, players must be cleared to appear in these audio/video recordings.

I hereby grant Goodwin Davis Academic Club ("GD") permission to use my family member's likeness without limitation through any means and I shall not receive any compensation for my participation.

I hereby irrevocably authorize GD to edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish or distribute my family member's likeness in the video promo or for any other lawful purpose. In addition, I waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product, including written or electronic copy, wherein a family member's likeness appears.

Additionally, I waive any right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the video containing my family member's likeness.

I hereby hold harmless and release and forever discharge GD from all claims, demands, and causes of action which, I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization.