Sport lead

M.S. Brett Sandwick

"Take your performance to the next level"

Brett Sandwick is a cognitive performance specialist. He works as a mental coach for 1st group of Special Forces Group in Tacoma, Washington, USA. He trains mental skills of the “Green berets”, so that they can perform the best when everything is at stake. He has more than 9 years of experience working with the army of the USA. Brett has been a certified advisor for mental performance with the Association of Applied Sport Psychology in USA since 2016. Brett owns the Elite Mentality Company. Brett has coached thousands of athletes in his private office in the last 10 years. He has coached NFL and MLB players, professional golfers, rugby players and ultra marathon racers. Brett coaches many professional athletes. He is also a consultant for many university programs in the USA, for which he also coached university sport teams and coaches in golf, football, baseball, basketball, volleyball, athletics, cross country and gymnastics.

Brett and his Elite Mentality also collaborate with Pro Sport Company, which is a multidisciplinary clinic of sports medicine in Gig Harbour, Washington, USA. Their clients get mental skills training here. Brett is a professor at Pacific Lutheran University. It is our honor, that Brett Sandwick and his Elite Mentality have united with our Sport Lead to provide together the absolutely best cognitive and mental coaching programs to boost elite athletes ´ performance.


  • Florida State University, USA, Master in Sport Psychology
  • Washington State University, USA, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
  • National Psychology Club, USA, Research Assistant
  • University of Pennsylvania, USA, Master Resilience Training Levels 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Washington State University, USA, Helping Skills Certificate
  • Association of Applied Sport Psychology, USA, Certified Mental Performance Consultant

Working experience

  • 1st Special Forces Group, KBR, Tacoma, Washington, USA, Cognitive Performance Specialist, Mental Strength Coach, since 2021
  • Pacific Lutheran University, USA, Adjunct Professor, since 2021
  • Elite Mentality, Owner/ Certified Mental Performance Specialist, since 2013
  • R2 Performance Center, Advisor and Senior Performance Expert, 2013-2021
  • Florida State University, USA, Graduate Assistant, 2011 - 2012

Projects and presentations

  • NFL
  • Major League Baseball
  • PGA
  • NCAAd