We are no longer taking applications for the 2018 cohort.
stay tuned to find out this year's selections.
June 21 - 24, 2018
The Winning Edge Game Changing Retreat is designed to exceed the expectations of a traditional retreat.
Knowing the powerful impact of mentorship and an effective network, The Winning Edge Leadership Academy is hosting our first Game Changing Retreat to influence and prepare student-athletes for a career in sports business. The focus of this intense, multi-day experience will be on networking, industry discussions, cultivating leadership, and creating career objectives.
Participants will be a diverse collective of current and former student-athletes representing all levels of collegiate athletics with have a history of success on and off the field. mentors will be industry professionals who will share insight and provide guidance to the next generation of leaders in sports business.
- Increase the understanding and application of skills necessary to secure positions in sports business
- Increase the understanding and awareness of competencies necessary for success in sports business
- Introduce student-athletes to industry professionals creating positive relationships
- Raise awareness of the existing talent pool of current and former student-athletes who have a passion and interest to work in sports business.