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Discusses how to improve coaching success and athletic performance through the application of teaching principles and theories. This book provides insight into the principles of psychology that drive the emotions, motivation, expectations, self-worth and relationships of athletes.
Mental toughness is one of the most common terms used in sport - by athletes, coaches, spectators and the media. However, it is also one of the least understood terms. This book examines the characteristics and development of mentally tough sport performers, and presents the cutting-edge research in this area....
Advances in Motivation in Sport and Exercise, Third Edition, presents the most current information in sport and exercise motivation research and how this research can be applied in exercise, sport, and physical activity contexts.
By Steve Peters
Offers a mind management model that can help you become a happy, confident, healthier and successful person. This book explains the struggle that takes place within your mind and shows how to apply this understanding to every area of your life so you can: recognise how your mind is working;...
Provides an analysis of the tools and methods used in sport and exercise psychology research. By examining these measurement tools, this title assists readers in determining strengths and limitations of the tools and discovering which tools are best suited to their research projects.
An effective strength and conditioning program underpins the training regime of every successful athlete or sportsperson and it is now widely recognized that psychology plays a significant role in the application of strength and conditioning principles. This is the first book to examine the importance of psychological factors in strength...
Steve Redgrave gives an inspiring analysis of success that will help business readers understand how long-term success is achieved
By Jamie Barker
What is single-case research? How can single-case methods be used within sport and exercise? Single-case research is a powerful method for examining change in outcome variables such as behaviour, performance and psychological constructs, and for assessing the efficacy of interventions. It has innumerable uses within the context of sport and...