Go Beyond

Go Beyond

— Kezia Conyers

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.

ABOUT THE BOOK

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.

Go Beyond

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kezia
Conyers,
is a native of Tallahassee, FL, and a former women’s basketball player and graduate of Appalachian State University. She received her master’s degree in Recreation and Sport Sciences from Ohio University and has been coaching basketball at various levels for ten years. Kezia has a passion for helping athletes to recognize their purpose in life stretches far beyond the athletic realm. She wants to use her platform to share her experiences and insight, as well as to motivate athletes to have a plan for life after sports.


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.