Ben Ryan home about blog video gallery contact ben ryan The things we know best are the things we were never taught. #veilomani contact about Ben’s story is not about sport. His story is about people. Double World Champion. Olympic Gold. A world leader in performance. #veilomani All culture kindness news rugby success videos People don’t take trips, trips take people 30/05/2017sleepandwater You don’t send him a Christmas card but ‘jet lag’ has become a close colleague of mine and International Sevens over the years. Its power is in its constellation of symptoms. You can’t take one tablet (not yet anyway) to… Singalongs, angry mums, and zero banter: the fascinating secrets to Fiji’s 7s success 20/05/2017sleepandwater The game-changing methods he used to build a world-beating team. To discipline a 16 stone rugby player, have a word with their mum When I arrived in Fiji (in 2013) after coaching the England sevens team, I spent the first… The lamp post and the bus 08/05/2017sleepandwater This time last year I was bringing a couple more players in to the squad in consideration for the Olympics. I’d been having conversations for a while, in some cases for almost two years, so that I could get them… Contrasts and equilibrium 05/05/2017sleepandwater I was in Istanbul this week. The Bosporous dividing the city but also the continents of Asia and Europe. Old with new and beautiful contrast everywhere you go. The legendary Runner Herb Elliott had a coach called Percy Cerutty that… Message from Fiji 20/04/2017sleepandwater Message from Fiji Vei Lomani. Promoting 7s with HSBC in Hong Kong 06/04/2017sleepandwater Memories from an awesome week with HSBC promoting and playing the game of rugby 7s in Hong Kong. Don’t choke on your ego 19/03/2017sleepandwater Why do so many coaches and ex-players, and even ones on the injured list, sometimes wish the team they coached or played for doesn’t do as well now as when they were involved? Worried that the team gets better once… Let it flow 03/03/2017sleepandwater Ivory towers and well hidden silos punctuate the professional sporting landscape far too much. It’s a life that gets played out publicly. Winning and losing are what you get judged on and it’s very easy to lose sight of learning… Posts navigation 1 2 > Read All Posts sleepandwater.com Ben Ryan is one of the most in-demand voices in performance. Organisations and audiences around the world want to hear and employ the man who is fast achieving legendary status as one of the greatest performance minds of all time. Ben has learned a lot about leadership, collaboration, teamwork, communication, culture and success from his extraordinary accomplishments. His moving stories inspire new thinking on topics such as effective ways to build trust, adapting your approach to the context, and how treating individuals as such can make the difference between first or last place. Sleep and Water, founded by Ben Ryan, is a consultancy company working with world leading organisations. find out more #veilomani Vei Lomani is a Fijian phrase that means: Love one another Peace with each other Work together Vei Lomani is about placing your differences aside to fight for the greater good. Central to Ben’s philosophy. get in touch Follow Me Follow Me Follow Me Follow Me Follow Me Follow Me Follow Me Interested in sleep and Water? Find Out More Email Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram Twitter @F_halai All good mate - enjoy the break ?? 58 seconds ago from Ben Ryan's Twitter @F_halai ?? About 2 minutes ago from Ben Ryan's Twitter @russellearnshaw Can we bring back the death penalty for those coaching this? About 4 minutes ago from Ben Ryan's Twitter @bernardjackman @dragonsrugby Well good things to good people ?? About 4 hours ago from Ben Ryan's Twitter @bernardjackman @dragonsrugby Great move ! ???? About 7 hours ago from Ben Ryan's Twitter Blog People don’t take trips, trips take people 30/05/2017 Singalongs, angry mums, and zero banter: the fascinating secrets to Fiji’s 7s success 20/05/2017 The lamp post and the bus 08/05/2017 homeaboutblogvideo gallerycontact ? 2017 Sleep and Water. All rights reserved. Website by Jerboa.