"Iván Fernández Anaya, a 24 year old long distance runner, refused to take advantage of his opponent’s misadventure in a cross-country competition which took place in Burlada, Navarre.
Stay Stacked is a series focused on well-being for poker players. Although you focus heavily on refining your game strategy, you may not be performing at your peak if your most vital instruments — your mind and body — aren't in tune.
In this episode, mental skills coach of MindSync Consulting, Alessandra Farley, M.A., discusses a popular combination of techniques she works on with her poker-playing clients — circle breaths and mantras.
A great video talking about different mental skills techniques Olympic athletes use before competition. They discuss the power of pre-performance routines, visualization, the power of belief in yourself and the idea of pressure.
Dr Eddie O'Connor, a sport psychologist, talks about the mental state of marathon runners, how to talk to your kids and getting back into training after the Boston Marathon bombing.
At the 2013 Special Hockey International tournament this very special goal shows just how much heart is possible in sports.
A feel good video: Jack Hoffman, a 7-year old brain cancer patient, scores a 69 yard touchdown in a spring Nebraska football game.
Great 2 minute video of NBA players talking about how mentally tough you have to be during the season.
This video discusses scientific studies on why people act in certain ways (think TED talk on a whiteboard). Fascinatingly drawn, you will make it to the end without realizing it! The motivators they talk about in the video apply to all aspects of life including sport performance.
Enjoy this collection of articles, videos and audio clips. The aim is to help inform and educate readers to happenings and concepts in sport psychology.