about Dr Rob Bell


Dr. Rob Bell

is a Sport Psychology coach. He was the mental coach for multiple winners on the PGA Tour, a medalist at the Rio Olympics, the 2013 USTA National Champion and has caddied on Tour. He is the author of five books on mental toughness: The Hinge: The Importance of Mental Toughness Mental Toughness Training for GolfNO FEAR: A Simple Guide to Mental Toughness, & Don’t “Should” on Your Kids: Build Their Mental Toughness  and 50 Ways to Win: Pro Football’s Hinge Moments.

He has coached extensively with Indy Eleven Pro Soccer and University of Notre Dame. He has spoken to businesses, universities, and corporate athletes including, Marriott, Walgreens, Morgan Stanley, PGA of America, among many others. Dr. Rob Bell is a certified consultant of the Association for Applied Sport psychology.

DRB and associates deliver mental toughness training through a combination of research and over 10+ years of applied experience with hundreds of athletes, coaches, and teams. He has been featured on ESPN, FOX NEWS, The Golf Channel, New York Times, Runner’s World, & Stack Magazine.

Dr. Bell was an assistant professor of Sport Psychology for six years, publishing over a dozen research articles on the “Yips” in Golf, and effectiveness of sport psychology interventions. He has been published in the Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, Journal of Athletic Insight, Journal of Sport Behavior, and The Sport Journal. Dr. Rob Bell is a husband and father of two and has completed a 1/2 Ironman, two marathons in a personal best of 3:23, numerous other road races, and has a hole-in-one. He has participated in triathlons and Master’s Swimming Events. He enjoys golf, swimming, skiing, reading, running, and chess.