This episode of the Sport Fuels Life podcast features the all-time winningest coach in the history of East Carolina University women’s basketball: the great Heather Macy.

She’s not only a coach, but also an author, motivator, and leader. Heather prides herself in helping others reach their goals. Her philosophy of impacting and influencing is based upon building confidence, instilling discipline and keeping the intent based upon, YOU winning. One of only 300 coaches in the country Heather received a Certification in Emotional Intelligence in 2016. She currently travels speaking to teams and organizations on how to use EQ to become an elite performer.

Heather covers a multitude of topics from failure, pressure to succeed and the top three traits that create strong coaches:

  1. Be a competitor
  2. Practice humility
  3. Ignite your passion and discipline

Listen to this episode below and then connect with Heather here

Olympic Gold Medalist Wrestler Rulon Garner Also Excels at Overcoming Adversity

The Sport Fuels Life Podcast

Don't miss out as Sport Fuels Life gets up close and personal with Rulon Gardner, Olympic Gold Medalist wrestler. Gardner, a native of Afton, Wyoming is the last of nine children. He credits his strength from working on the family dairy farm. 


  1. Olympic Gold Medalist Wrestler Rulon Garner Also Excels at Overcoming Adversity

  2. From College Quarterback to Prisoner to Criminal Justice Professor, Damon West Shares His Inspiring Story

  3. Tyree Washington: From Asthmatic Child to Astounding Athlete, Speaker, and Trainer

  4. Listen and Learn from Paralympian Tennis Player and Diversity Expert Karin Korb

  5. Monica Abbott’s Story Is Filled with Pitching Skill and Superb Positivity