“Sit down today with a pen and paper and ask yourself this question – who have I been created, equipped, and called to be?”

– Thane Marcus Ringler

Thane Marcus Ringler is a former professional golfer now focused on bringing the habits, mindsets, and disciplines of a pro athlete to everyday people and life. The #1 limiting factor in his athletic career – mental discipline – and the lessons learned are the platform for Thane’s insightful and actionable ways to own and optimize thoughts and behaviors. Thane also recommends several tools including his favorite for training mental fortitude…all with a vision and optimism toward individually being the best we can and collectively improving the world.

“Self awareness – If we steer ourselves well, we have to see ourselves well first”

– Thane Marcus Ringler


  • Disciplines, habits, and mindset from pro golf
  • Taking ownership & never settling
  • Fulfillment and hope in the daily process
  • 3 tools to understand and optimize yourself
  • Act your way into new thinking
  • 3 golfer mistakes (and the hardest to fix)
  • Using fear to elevate performance
  • Mindset for practice vs game day performance
  • Training at the improbable threshold
  • Want more discipline? Take cold showers!
  • Working toward positive change in the world


Thane Marcus Ringler is a former professional golfer turned speaker, writer, and development coach living in Denver, CO with his wife Evan.

In his current work, Thane’s mission is to help others live and work better. He is passionate about speaking to the journey from the journey, and is striving to empower this generation to take ownership of their lives and never settle for less than they are capable of.

Thane is also the host of The Up & Comers Show, a podcast all about the process of becoming and living with intentionality, while sharing stories from other inspiring up and comers along the way.


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