Sports psychology

    Applying Educational Psychology in Coaching Athletes

    By Jeffrey Huber

    Hardback Save £6.39 = £52.60

    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: The Mindset Behind Sporting Achievement, Second Edition

    By Michael Sheard

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £29.45

    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

    Paperback Save £7.44 = £58.55

    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.

    Chimp Paradox

    By Steve Peters

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    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;...

    Measurement in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    Hardback £60.05

    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.

    Psychology of Strength and Conditioning

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    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...

    Key Concepts in Sport Psychology

    By Aidan Moran

    Paperback Save £1.41 = £23.58

    Concise and lively student introduction to sport psychology from a team of experienced teachers and researchers.

    Enduring Success: Lessons from Business on Long-term Results and How to Achieve Them

    By Steven Redgrave

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Steve Redgrave gives an inspiring analysis of success that will help business readers understand how long-term success is achieved

    Sport and Exercise Psychology

    By Rachel Rahman

    Paperback Save £1.72 = £25.27

    This is a comprehensive and accessible text on Exercise and Sport Psychology for students on sport science / sport and exercise science degrees.

    Single-Case Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    By Jamie Barker

    Paperback Save £1.89 = £27.10

    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...

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