Go Beyond details the experiences athletes may endure once their playing career is over. From knowing their identity, to accepting the change and detailing the strengths and skills, athletes have a solid foundation to become successful in any area of their life. Former athletes share their sentiments and experiences about how they transitioned to life after sports. Their insights chronicle their emotions, thoughts and steps taken during the transition stage in order to win at life.
As a former athlete herself, the author delineates how an athlete’s identity can prevent them from moving forward. She also gives insight about how it can deter athletes from growing and developing as a whole person, not just an athlete. Go Beyond details what athletes may expect when maneuvering through the transition period, searching for what is next in life. Athletes must have a plan in place for their life after sports and they must know they are not alone in this process. Hundreds of athletes struggle with moving forward in life once they are finished playing.