Ithaca, NY, August 24, 2023 – Wrestling Mindset, the globally renowned mental performance program specializing in wrestling, is thrilled to announce a brand-new partnership with two fan-favorite wrestlers on the USA National team who are among the favorites to make the Olympic team. This collaboration aims to revolutionize the mental component of wrestling and empower wrestlers to achieve their full potential in the sport they love.


The partnership unites Wrestling Mindset’s established success & expertise in sport psychology with the remarkable talent and ambition NCAA Champions Yianni Diakomihalis and Vito Arujau, two Spartan RTC athletes who have consistently demonstrated their prowess on the mat. As the wrestling community eagerly anticipates the upcoming wrestling season leading into the 2024 Olympic Games, this alliance promises to reshape the landscape of mental preparation in the sport.


Wrestling Mindset, recognized as the most successful mindset training program in wrestling, has a proven track record of transforming athletes’ mindset, enhancing focus, and unlocking their true potential. Their holistic approach combines cutting-edge techniques, personalized coaching, and invaluable resources, empowering wrestlers to overcome mental barriers and achieve peak performance under pressure.


Yianni Diakomihalis, a 4x NCAA Champion and World Silver Medalist, brings an impressive array of accomplishments to the partnership. With a remarkable career filled with championships and a relentless drive to succeed, Yianni Diakomihalis exemplifies the unwavering determination and mental fortitude that Wrestling Mindset aims to cultivate in all athletes.


Vito Arujau, a rising star in the wrestling world, completed one of the most impressive NCAA performances of all time winning an NCAA championship and being crowned Most Outstanding Wrestler of the tournament. Vito recently qualified for his first senior level world championship and will be competing for world title in Serbia this September. His aggressive and tenacious style epitomizes the attitude that Wrestling Mindset strives to develop in all wrestlers.


Commenting on the partnership, Founder Gene Zannetti of Wrestling Mindset expressed their excitement, stating, “We are honored to collaborate with Yianni Diakomihalis and Vito Arujau who embody the spirit of wrestling and the relentless pursuit of greatness. Through this partnership, we aim to equip wrestlers with the mental tools needed to excel on and off the mat, elevating the sport to new levels.”


As the anticipation builds for the upcoming Olympic Games, the partnership between Wrestling Mindset and these exceptional athletes signifies a watershed moment in the sport of wrestling. Together, they will transform the mental landscape of wrestling, empowering athletes around the world to conquer their fears, tap into their full potential, and emerge as champions.


About Wrestling Mindset:


Wrestling Mindset is the most successful mental performance program in wrestling, dedicated to empowering wrestlers to develop a winning mindset. Their team of experienced coaches offers personalized coaching, educational resources, and cutting-edge techniques to help wrestlers achieve peak performance and mental resilience.

Learn more about Wrestling Mindset one-on-one and team training here.



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