Robert Grilli is an entrepreneur, author, and former D1 athlete. Robert’s book The Playbook, A Student-Athletes Guide to Success has been featured by the NCAA, and Robert has been flown across North America for speaking gigs to speak with Student-Athlete’s about finding success balancing: school, sport, and social life.
He has also co-founded a lifestyle apparel brand called Lakeborn. For every Lakeborn product purchased 1 person is provided clean water for 1 year, helping fight the Global Water Crisis.
The goal of “The Playbook: A Student-Athlete’s Guide to Success” is to offer advice to those juggling academics and athletics while in college. This playbook attempts to serve a similar function both on and off the field and offer tips and tools that draw on experiences of a former student-athletes personal growth over two decades.
Lakeborn is a lifestyle apparel brand where for every Lakeborn product purchased, one person is provided clean water for one year. Lakeborn wants to help lead the charge in ending the Global Water Crisis and supports Water.org by contributing proceeds to help change lives with water. Our goal is simple, provide the resources needed to help those without access to clean water and promote healthy active living.
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A playbook prepares you to succeed on the field.
This playbook attempts to serve a similar function both on and off the field and offer tips and tools that draw on experiences of a former student-athletes personal growth over two decades.
I trust my journey and the tools I have utilized to succeed academically, athletically and socially will empower current and prospective student-athletes alike.
It will also empower family, friends, coaches, and faculty to connect and help their student-athletes thrive.
I wish you the best as you embark on this exciting chapter of your life.
Max Domi: Arizona Coyotes (NHL) star
“Everybody check out Robert Grilli’s new book. It’s a MUST READ.”
NCAA Champion Magazine
“Robert Grilli knows how to balance school and work. Check out his new book!”
Cal Quantrill: Stanford Graduate & 8th Overall MLB Draft Pick ‘16
“Shoutout my boy Robert Grilli for releasing his new book. More than an athlete!”
Leo Rautins: Former NBA player,
current Toronto Raptors (NBA) TV analyst
“I’ve been going through Robert’s new book. It is impressive!!!!”
14 year Major League Baseball Career
“I’ve always appreciated and respected Robert’s abilities on a ball diamond, but it’s Robert’s ability to balance his baseball, family, and academics where he truly shines.”