George Mumford

Mindfulness and Performance Expert

“George helped me understand the art of mindfulness. To be neither distracted or focused, rigid or flexible, passive or aggressive. I learned just to be.”

— Kobe Bryant, 5-time NBA champion

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About George

George T. Mumford a.k.a. The Mindfulness Performance Whisperer, is a highly acclaimed and leading expert in sports psychology & performance. Phil Jackson’s ‘Secret Weapon’ to winning eight NBA Championships. George’s passion is teaching mindfulness to high profile sports, business and academic teams alike; from the Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks, to senior global executives and systems. He is also the author of The Mindful Athlete: Secrets to Pure Performance and Board President of Ivy Child International, a non-profit devoted to universal mindfulness education.

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George Mumford’s

Eye of the Hurricane

Private Group Coaching Program

Exclusive Online Coaching Program for Athletes, Coaches and Professionals to Unleash Your Highest-Level of Performance and Fulfillment in Life

Now Accepting Applications for a Limited Time

“George has ‘Mumfied’ the teams I’ve coached over the past 20 years. He has a style of mindfulness that goes beyond ‘just sitting/breathing’ to focusing while in action. For anyone needing to perform at the highest level, George’s book is for you.”

— Phil Jackson, 13-time NBA champion

Championship Conversations with George

A weekly chat with professionals in the mindfulness space

Recently, George interviewed Bill Kennedy, an Executive Coach and Consultant who works with business executives in the greater Boston area.  He has taught Physics at MIT and developed ICOR Principles for working with Business Executives.

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Upcoming Events

Connecting to Higher Power: Insight Meditation and the 11th Step

Date: June 2, 2018

Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm EST

Location: Cambridge Insight Meditation Center

This workshop will focus on the 11th Step in the recovery process: improving conscious contact with Higher Power through prayer and meditation. I have used this process in my own recovery, and have been teaching it to others for over 30 years, and meditation continues to be very helpful in improving conscious contact with Higher Power/Higher Consciousness.

The Mindfulness Multiplier Effect

Start date: June 8, 2018

End date: June 10, 2018

Location: 1440 Multiversity

The Mindfulness Multiplier Effect

A mindfulness practice doesn’t just enhance our own well-being and performance-a mindful lifestyle ripples out to benefit all of those in our world. Take your personal mindfulness practice to the next level and become a mindfulness ambassador.

Connecting to Higher Power: Insight Meditation and the 11th Step

Date: September 23, 2018

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm EST

Location: Cambridge Insight Meditation Center

This half-day workshop will focus on the 11th Step in the recovery process: improving conscious contact with Higher Power through prayer and meditation. I have used this process in my own recovery, and have been teaching it to others for over 30 years, and meditation continues to be very helpful in improving conscious contact with Higher Power/Higher Consciousness.

Connecting to Higher Power: Insight Meditation and the 11th Step

Date: December 8, 2018

Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm EST

Location: Cambridge Insight Meditation Center

This workshop will focus on the 11th Step in the recovery process: improving conscious contact with Higher Power through prayer and meditation. I have used this process in my own recovery, and have been teaching it to others for over 30 years, and meditation continues to be very helpful in improving conscious contact with Higher Power/Higher Consciousness.

To book George, or explore having him bring his mindfulness wisdom live to your team, group or organization, connect with us here.