Great is not something you're given in life. Great is something you must take in life.



Talent , Technique , Technology, Training  and Teamwork  can only take you so far when building GOOD TEAMS………..

It takes more to build GREAT TEAMS …….


Hi , I’m Rob Opie  and I would like to share more with you about how we can take your team from GOOD TO GREAT TO GREATER.


My latest inspirational and interactive talk takes your team inside the high level Game Plans of the great champions of business , sport and life – presenting the SEVEN most powerful GAME CHANGERS of the great champions –  seldom spoken about, seldom written about, seldom coached –  but such compelling and decisive elements of consistent winning in life today

If you want to be the best – you must learn from the best

By mastering these 7 game- changers your  team will be well on their way to ‘Unlocking and Unleashing’  their greatest potential.


Rob’s talks inspire and empower South Africans to once again reach for their dreams and realise their greatest potential : John Robbie

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POWER UP YOUR GAME :Good to Great to Greater.

Through inspiring business, sporting and life stories and interaction, Rob shares what :

the great champions know, yet coaches seldom teach 

It’s the stuff of Champions , the stuff that you cannot Google, the stuff you will not find on the Internet, and the stuff they do not teach you at Harvard!


  • Mindset matters most
  • Step inside Great
  • Branding is Everything
  • Conquer – never Fight
  • The Power in the Peloton
  • No Health. No Wealth
  • Live the Journey



Here’s more on his lateat eBooks and his talk  :

Each attendee receives a free eCopy of Rob’s latest two books :


THE GAME CHANGERS- Achieve your own greatest potential in life


Rob shares the most powerful “Game-Changers” from the world of business and sporting greats.

The Game Changers presents that everyone can find the key to real achievement in life. Finding real purpose need not be random. It is an awesome proposal and one that must be investigated by anyone who fears being ordinary – John Robbie : Radio and Television personality and host  



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Here’s more about Rob Opie :




Rob Opie  (B.Business Science : University of Cape Town) is the founder of a specialist brand consultancy:

THE GAME PLAN , a Brand Strategist, Entrepreneur, Speaker, Author and Performance Coach to both teams and individuals.

He helps teams and individuals to achieve their greatest potential in life.

A Corporate Entrepreneur at heart, Rob has worked extensively in the dynamic South African FMCG business environment – for both leading South African companies, and global companies – in both Brand Development and Sales Directorship roles.

Running in his blood as a Professional and Personal Performance Coach is branding,people and turnarounds – helping both teams and individuals to reach the next level of Performance, Growth and Contribution.



PERSONAL BRANDING : How to achieve your own greatest potential in life

NO HEALTH.NO WEALTH : How to achieve optimum health in your life

THE GAME PLAN : Explore our Greatness. The 11 Unwritten Laws of Great Champions.



Email  ROB on for a NO commitment discussion on your EXACT needs, and to see how his talk can be crafted to fit your needs. 


 What others are saying :


 Life- Changing. Thank you for your great presentation and especially the perspective of what you present – I found it incredibly informative, thought provoking and refreshing – it’s a Game Changer not only for business but for life..!

Al Karacki. Bizmix Network. 93.8 FM


Well done Rob !  An inspirational experience.  Please keep doing what you’re doing for Brand South Africa –  your ‘Growing South Africans Great’ initiative is what we need more of as a nation .

Gary Player


Just a short note to thank you for sharing your vision in leadership with our group at our annual conference. It is not often that I see 100 of our execs sitting on the edge of their chair and ‘soaking it in’ as they did in your presentation. You stepped up our conference title from ‘Good to Great’ and made it ‘Great to Incredible.’ Game Plan, Set & Match! Much appreciated Rob and my sincere thanks once again,

Gavin Varejes: Executive Chairman. Richmark Holdings


Thanks for sharing game changing insights, innovation and inspiration .You have a unique talent when it comes to deconstructing complexity, and opening up the road to individual and team greatness . 

Clinton Irwin. Bata SA : Group Operations Manager

Thank you for sharing such powerful insights in our professional and personal lives. 110 ladies went home with new thinking on how to reach that next level up in their lives .  #UPYOURGAME.

Tina Cartwright. KZN Woman in Business: Chairperson


I have worked with many coaches and leaders at international level ,and Rob has by far championed our destiny to a higher level .

Luisette Mullin. Executive  Head D.A.V


Well done Rob . You have an unique ability to deconstruct complexity, and unravel daily constraints in people’s professional and personal lives  . Inspired to live ! 

Gavin Baudinet.  Managing Director. AEI Group

Thanks for much for taking time out to chat to the lads.Your insights were relevant, informative, inspiring  and perfectly pitched to our young athletes.We would welcome you back any time.Kind regards

Graham Bennetts.Deputy Head. Maritzburg College