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Pole Vault: Steve Hooker’s Fear of Flying

Pole Vault: Steve Hooker’s Fear of Flying | Sports Psychology | Scoop.it
Watching the pole vault, as I’ll be doing this afternoon for the men’s final, is a bit like watching a NASCAR race: something remarkable will surely happen, something awful might happen, and someone may very well crack under the...
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Decribes the mental capacity it takes in order to be a successful pole vaulter. Also mentions how difficult it is for a pole vaulter to feel confident.

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In Sports, Think Now, So You Don’t Have to Think Later

In Sports, Think Now, So You Don’t Have to Think Later | Sports Psychology | Scoop.it
It's important that you think a lot in practice
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How to mentally prepare in the off-season so you are ready for in-season competing.

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Olympics 2012 - The Importance of Sports Psychology

Tom Bates talks about the importance of sports psychology, on the BBC, during the Olympics.
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