Nick Winkelman- The "Be Like the Best" Interview

Jun 22, 2022

Highlights of Special Episode 265.1

Nick Winkelman, Head of Athletic Performance & Science at Irish Rugby

This is one of the interviews I did for my new book "Be Like the Best: A Guide to Reaching the Top in the Fitness Profession"

I spoke to Nick about:

  • His journey to Success
  • Defining Success
  • Recognizing when Success is happening
  • Sacrifices for Success
  • Morning routines and other habits
  • Getting through the tough times
  • Recommended books and people to follow
  • So much more

About "Be Like the Best"

During the last 12 years of interviewing many strength coaches, fitness professionals, physical therapists and gym owners, Anthony Renna has accumulated a rolodex of “The Best of the Best” in the fitness profession.

This book is a collection of interviews with some of those top successes.

Through his conversations, you’ll learn how they evolved in their careers, what habits and traits they believe made them successful, their goal setting processes, how they get through the hard times everyone faces and even some books to read and people they recommend following.

After each interview, you’ll find a challenge or action step based on an important takeaway from each interview.  These are designed to encourage you to build the habits to Be Like the Best on your journey to dominating in this profession. As a fitness professional, you’re already making an impact in your clients, athletes and patients. This book will help you stand out in a crowded field and help guide you on the road to success.

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