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MPOWR Training, A Brand That's Proven

MPOWR Training - an innovative, professional basketball player development and training culture

Our founder and trainer, Tavarus Blanchard, has a passion to teach and impact the lives of athletes. It's who we are! Tavarus develops athletes, focusing on sport psychology and building lasting relationships. We are beyond grateful for the families who have joined our community in trust of our expertise. It's a testament to the reciprocated exchange of gratitude. They believe in what we're doing and see the results.


MPOWR was created to push forward the intent & purpose of Tavarus' village-- to reintroduce the discipline and determination that has defined his character & contributed to his success. Tavarus focuses on innovative, game related training methods that build competitive, versatile players. Many of our clients excelled to play collegiate and professional basketball. MPOWR basketball programs connect to the community to a valuable resource. It services families in creating an avenue that may spark an interest in the sport and allows youth to  gain a recreational interest in the social benefits of basketball; peer to peer interaction, acquiring leadership qualities, playing a role in a team dynamic.



 Mr. Basketball of Arkansas 

Gatorade State Player of the Year

McDonald’s All-American nominee

'02 Class 5A State Champion & MVP

TXST Men's Basketball Team Captain

MPOWR Training is a family owned and operated brand. Meet Shayla & Tavarus Blanchard!

Tavarus builds athletes' basketball IQ by explaining things in detail & allowing them to self correct. Tavarus pushes his athletes to train with intent & purpose. There is a constant reminder that basketball player development is a journey. The motivation is progress, not perfection! You can expect Tavarus to be honest, accountable, passionate, direct, thought provoking, & fully submerged in every angle of basketball training. He pushes from fight to finish & teaches in-depth to establish foundational principles. Tavarus' basketball training is technical, focusing on the nuances of the game, skill complexity, and mastery. The goal is the build efficient players.


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