The Golfing Buddha: A Spiritual Journey to the Olympic Games | David Kearney


The child-athlete, parent and coach relationship is a triad that simply must function to ensure performance evolvement, personal growth and psychological safety. It requires each party to take responsibility for their own behaviours and their own alone, bearing in mind at all times that the student may be of an age where they are reliant on the adults for inspired and astute leadership.

The Golfing Buddha is a coach’s personal journey from a childhood in sport, all the way to The Olympic Games. A truly unique perspective reflecting on times as a player, a coach and a parent. It speaks to each stakeholder involved.

It may help you make sense of it all…