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What is Sports Psychology? - Definition | What is psychology?

What is Sports Psychology? - Definition | What is psychology? | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Sports psychology addresses the interactions between psychology and sport performance. It is essentially the study of how the mind affects physical activity.
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Sports and Performance Psychology
Seeking excellence and success in sports and performing arts through mental conditioning and other applied behavioral sciences, from Psychogenyx.  
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Strengthening Your Mental Core

Strengthening Your Mental Core | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
A blog about peak performance through the use of mental conditioning, sports and performance psychology.
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Motocross Requires Mindfulness More Than Adrenalin

Motocross Requires Mindfulness More Than Adrenalin | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Rather than being an adrenalin-fueled sport, Motocross requires mindfulness.
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Dallas Cowboys Seeing Success With Virtual Reality Training

Dallas Cowboys Seeing Success With Virtual Reality Training | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
The Cowboys built a room at their Valley Ranch headquarters specifically for the STRIVR system so players could more easily train with the tech.
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It matters which side you’re on | Copperas Cove Leader Press

It matters which side you’re on | Copperas Cove Leader Press | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
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Kristin Armstrong, Idaho’s Olympic champion, discusses drive, determination

Kristin Armstrong, Idaho’s Olympic champion, discusses drive, determination | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
If there is one characteristic that separates the highest of high achievers from everyone else, even naturally gifted individuals, it’s a belief life doesn’t just happen. Life is what you make it. For them, this isn’t a slogan or even an aspiration. At a bone deep level it is how they approach whatever they do. In a rambling narrative about her athletic career as a three-time Olympic gold medalist Kristin Armstrong tried to convey this to a group of about 30 University of Idaho athletes Friday afternoon.
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‘Wired’ for this: Why Kirk Cousins is equipped to handle the pressures of the NFL

‘Wired’ for this: Why Kirk Cousins is equipped to handle the pressures of the NFL | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
His reputation and financial future are on the line. People who know him have no doubt he can handle it.
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Mastering the mental side of baseball

Mastering the mental side of baseball | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Ken Ravizza — Dr. Ken Ravizza, to be precise — is a bridge in baseball from the dark ages of the sport, which was not all that long ago, to the current era when science is the order of the day.Ravizza is a professor of applied spo
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How Roger Federer Upgraded His Game

How Roger Federer Upgraded His Game | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
At 36, he might be playing the best tennis of his life.
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The Psychology Behind the 'Look Good, Feel Good, Play Good' Philosophy

The Psychology Behind the 'Look Good, Feel Good, Play Good' Philosophy | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
It's a theory that has been accepted in sports, but do you really play better when you look good?
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Inside dirt: Aaron Judge has a secret plan to break his slump

Inside dirt: Aaron Judge has a secret plan to break his slump | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
After a historic first half and a Home Run Derby title, the 6-foot-7, 282-pound Baby Bomber has gone 1-for-21. But he has a ritual -- one he performs in plain view, but until now was unknown even to many of his teammates.
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The NFL has a Kaepernick problem that’s bigger than just Kaepernick now

The NFL has a Kaepernick problem that’s bigger than just Kaepernick now | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Last August, the story was about Colin Kaepernick refusing to stand for the national anthem, decrying racism and police brutality with a method that harkened ba…
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The NFL’s Mindfulness Movement Has a New Look

The NFL’s Mindfulness Movement Has a New Look | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Pete Carroll isn’t the only football decision-maker obsessed with sport psychology. And the Falcons, Colts, and 49ers could impact the culture-building dynamic of a league long resistant to change.
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Breathing Through The Butterflies: How To Manage Nerves

Breathing Through The Butterflies: How To Manage Nerves | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
This article talks about how swimmers can deal with nerves behind the blocks by concentrating on deep breathing techniques.
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Famous Pro Athletes Who Use Mental Health Coaches - Thriveworks

Famous Pro Athletes Who Use Mental Health Coaches - Thriveworks | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
A list of famous pro athletes from all sports who use mental skills coaching, mental health counseling, and sports psychology gurus.
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How Cristiano Ronaldo became the best in the world

How Cristiano Ronaldo became the best in the world | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
MH analyses the world’s greatest player, from showboating superbrat to football juggernaut who conquered the Spanish league
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Elite Athletes And Mental Strength: The Inseparable Connection

“When the going gets tough, the tough get going” What is mental strength? What exactly does it mean to be mentally tough in sport? These questions…
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Duke Men's Basketball Optimizing Performance with WHOOP

Duke Men's Basketball Optimizing Performance with WHOOP | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
In the spring of 1980, Duke University hired 33-year-old Mike Krzyzewski to be its men’s head basketball coach. By his sixth season, Krzyzewski had the Blue Devils in the national championship game. Duke fell to Louisville, but Devils senior Johnny Dawkins was the 1986 tournament’s leading scorer.
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Russell Wilson Launched His Own Social Media App

Russell Wilson Launched His Own Social Media App | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
NFL quarterback Russell Wilson is behind a new social media app where "super-fans" follow their favorite celebrities.
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Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon Is More Than Just A Dunker

Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon Is More Than Just A Dunker | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
The Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon is investing in Lucid's mental training app and also opens up on his goals for the season, trade rumors and mindfulness.
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How I Learned To Love My Body As A Female Athlete

How I Learned To Love My Body As A Female Athlete | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
'I finally realized what it meant to be a beautiful woman'
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Nelson Lee Rembert II's curator insight, September 17, 3:27 PM

Females are Athletes too. 

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An Insider's Look At Intel's Virtual Reality Baseball Broadcasts

An Insider's Look At Intel's Virtual Reality Baseball Broadcasts | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Intel's weekly virtual reality broadcast of Major League Baseball games offers fans a personalized viewing experience and access to new vantage points.
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Blast Motion, EXOS Use Data To Enhance Prep Baseball Players Training

Blast Motion, EXOS Use Data To Enhance Prep Baseball Players Training | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Blast Motion will help high school baseball players be able to experience sensor-based motion capture technology at an upcoming EXOS event in Texas.
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How Can a Sports Psychologist Help a Young Athlete? - South Florida Reporter

How Can a Sports Psychologist Help a Young Athlete? - South Florida Reporter | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it

"Summer has ended and a new school year has begun. For children deeply involved in sports it means less practice time, prioritizing schedules and more responsibilities. If you know your child is super talented you enroll them in other classes and bring in elite coaches to enhance their athletic goals. You travel miles and …

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Georgia Tech's Josh Pastner Uses VR During Recruiting Visits

Georgia Tech's Josh Pastner Uses VR During Recruiting Visits | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Georgia Tech men’s basketball coach Josh Pastner is implementing virtual reality into his recruiting process. Pastner has brought virtual reality goggles t
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Nadia Comaneci, Edwin Moses Featured In Movie WINNING To Premiere Sept. 8 In NYC

Nadia Comaneci, Edwin Moses Featured In Movie WINNING To Premiere Sept. 8 In NYC | Sports and Performance Psychology | Scoop.it
Nadia Comaneci and Edwin Moses are two of the five legendary athletes featured in the upcoming documentary movie WINNING. 
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