Australia’s Most Trusted & Successful
Sports Mindset Coach,
John Novak

For over 25 years in more than 50+ different sports, John has helped Olympians, World Class Athletes and Championship Winning Teams to Victory by improving their mindset performance.

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Contracted Athletes Working with John


Athlete Winnings 1x Golf Tournament


Athletes Have Used The Program


Average Improvement in Results


Coaches Have Worked With John

Here’s what People are Saying about John…

“Johnny didn’t just pull me out of a rough patch; he got me back on track, playing good football again, and now playing the best of my career. The Boomerang Effect was one of my favourites and helped me so much.”

Dallin Watene-Zelezniak
Daly M Winger of the Year 2023
NZ Warriors 2021-2024
NZ International 2016-2022

“I strongly recommend John for any related position in sports ogranisations, the wellbeing sector, counselling and mind management / mind coaching spheres within sports and business.”

Des Hasler                                                 Head Coach 
Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles

“The Boomerang Effect and the way John implements it has completely changed my mindset both in and out of competition. “

Melissa Wu

Australian Diver & 4x Olympian
Silver and Bronze Olympic Medallist
Gold Commonwealth Games

“The Boomerang Effect stresses the importance of putting out positive energy in everything you do every day. By focusing on being positive 24/7 it made me feel more confident and clearer in the mind thus helping my game improve.”

George Blackwood
Australian Socceroos U20s
Team Captain

How it works?

Even though every athlete requires a tailored mindset program, the steps to fast track success follow Johns proven formula.

Step 1
Initial Mindset Assessment

Step 2
Develop Specific Sports Mindset Targets

Step 3
Tailored Mindset Program with Detailed Action Plan

Step 4
Track and Celebrate Progress

Step 5
Review and Create Higher Tragets

The Elite
Sport Mindset Coach

John Novak is widely known as Australia’s No. 1 Sports Mindset coach with his athletes quickly reaching National and International success at World Championships and Olympics. John has published numerous Sports Mindset books and presented many podcasts and TV shows.

John has recently worked as the Mindset Coach for Sydney FC (A-League football) (2021-2023) and Melbourne FC (AFL) 2023. He was previously Head Mindset Coach at several National Rugby League (NRL) clubs: Manly Sea-Eagles (2019-2022), Canterbury Bulldogs (2012-2017), and Roosters (2009). Additionally, John was the Mindset Coach for a couple of seasons with Sydney Kings (NBL) and the NSW Waratahs (Super Rugby).

He has worked with hundreds of elite athletes and teams in 50+ different sports. His extensive experience in sports mindset is unparalleled. He is a true pioneer of excellence of sports mindset.

While Working with John, his athletes achieved… 

Some Results From Our Athletes & Teams…

Sydney FC

Australian Soccer (Football)

Manly Sea Eagles

NRL Premiers
Grand Final Winners 2011
Semi finalist 2019, 2021

Harrison Endycott

No. 11 World Amateur Golfer 2017,
World ranking improved 1600+ in 1 year.

Canterbury Bulldogs

NRL Grand finalists 2012, 2014
Minor Premier Winners 2012

Ben Madgen

Australia Basketballer
Sydney Kings Captain

Tyson Williams

World Champion
Body Boarder

Melbourne FC

AFL Semi-finalists 2023

Melissa Wu

4x Olympian, Diving Gold
Tokyo Olympic Games 2020

Gurinder Sandhu

Australian Cricket Rep
Sydney Thunder Cricketer 

AFL Balmain Dockers

AFL Balmain Dockers
2014 Premiers

Luke McNeill

Freestyle Motorcross
Vin Diesel Stunt Double

Jarmila Gajdosova

World ranked
Tennis player

NSW Waratahs

Australian Rugby Union
(Super Rugby)

George Blackwood

Captain Australia Young Socceroos 2016,
2016 Asian Cup player of the series
2018-2019 A-League Adelaide United

James Magnussen

2x World Champion and World
Record 100m freestyle 2011-2016

Rugby Union

Manly Marlins 2017-2018,
Norths 2010, Easts 2009

Josh Wu

Australian Weight Lifter
3rd Oceania 2018

Jack Hornery

Worlds fastest 14 yo 100m 2018

Teams John has worked with… 

John Novak | Boomerang Effect

Main Sports John Excels In… 














What happens when you add an Elite Mindset Coach to an Elite Athlete or Team?

John’s proven and tested Sports Mindset program has a Multiplication Effect. He helps the athlete or team achieve results far greater than usually possible.

His program has guided athletes and sports teams to achieve results quicker. His strategies vastly improve your performance to achieve outstanding results.

John’s athletes become leaders, going on to captain national teams in a variety of sports. The program is simple, clear and easy to action. This is why his athletes enjoy the Multiplication Effect.

Every athlete or team John works with develops laser focus on what’s required and how to achieve their targets.

His athletes and teams get the results!

Do you face
these problems?

  • Do you train hard but don’t get the results?
  • Does your mind let you down?
  • Do your nerves overcome you?
  • Do your competitors intimidate you?
  • Does your anger stop you from winning?
  • Do you lose because of little mistakes?
  • Do your negative thoughts hurt you?
  • Is your mindset a mess?
  • Do you find it hard to bounce back?
  • Do you find your results are not consistent?
  • Are you a talented athlete but your negative mindset hurts you every day?
  • Is your mindset like quicksand that drags you down?
  • Does it stop you from winning and performing at your best?

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  • Access 100s of Mindset Videos
  • Learn step by step Champion Mindset Skills
  • Develop easy to use Mindset strategies quickly
  • Download practical Mindset tips
  • Track your progress
  • New Weekly Mind Hack Videos






Book one of our speakers

John works with a number of WORLD CHAMPION ATHLETES and INTERNATIONAL COACHES to provide world-class speeches and workshops for your team or your business. Speeches are specifically tailored to your audience with a wide range of topics to choose from.

ENQUIRE TODAY about booking your inspirational speaker to give your team or business the edge over the competitors!


Our Products

BE the Champion: World Class Golf Mindset

John’s strategies are packaged in a stunningly beautiful deck of 80 cards. Research on his strategies show:

  • Highly effective golf strategies are quick and easy to use
  • Average 40-60% score improvement*
  • Average Handicap reduced by 2-8 shots
  • Used by golf tour players worldwide for 15+ years
  • Golfers using the strategies out perform their competitors
  • A must read for all golfers aiming to achieve great success!
  • BE Golf Mind Game is an essential success TOOL or great GIFT for any avid golfer, amateur or golfing professional.


BE the Champion: World Class Sports Mindset

In this book you will discover the secret mindset strategies John Novak teaches elite athletes to help you achieve success in your sport.

  • Learn the mindset skills used by athletes to achieve Olympic, World Cup, National and win International Championships, medals and trophies.
  • You will learn his strategies quickly
  • A must read for all athletes aiming to achieve great success in their sport!
  • Sports people who harness the best mindset strategies outperform their competitors week in and week out more consistently and achieve their sporting potential.
  • World Class Sports Mindset will give you all the tools to become the champion you were born to be!