GAMEFACE PERFORMANCE is a consulting firm that enhances mental skills for athletes and coaches to improve performance in sport. In the sporting world, athletes and coaches contend with internal and external factors including performance anxiety, energy/stress management, confidence issues, attention/concentration control, conflict management, season/career ending injuries, etc. GAMEFACE PERFORMANCE focuses on a holistic, inside/out approach to enhance and improve with individuals mental approach to their game. We believe that athletes today can’t afford to rely solely on their physical talents. Connecting the mind and body to produce an elite mindset to overcome internal and external distractions while performing is vital.
Grant Parr, M.A. is a Mental Sports Performance Consultant focusing on high impact and combat
sports. His consulting practice uses mental performance
techniques and strategies to help athletes and coaches gain a competitive edge in their sport performance.
He consults with a wide variety of
athletes and sports disciplines
including fencing, football, wrestling,
martial arts and many others.
Grant’s career in sports began at the age of 7.
His fascination with full contact and combat sports led him down an exciting and inspiring career in various sports, including baseball, basketball, soccer, and football. His football career as quarterback spanned 13 years in both high school and college, earning him various awards and accolades. After graduating from California High School, Grant excelled at the collegiate level playing for Chabot Junior College and Sonoma State University. Due to a career ending injury, he transferred to Chico State University to pursue his Bachelors degree in Communications – Media Arts. After graduation, Grant spent 17 years in sales in the technology space in the Bay Area.
Grant’s enthusiasm for mental performance in sports is not only fueled by his passion as an athlete, coach, and sport performance consultant, but how mental performance translates into life skills. His own injury has also served as a motivator to support other athletes learn how to mentally recuperate and thrive after injuries.