Meet The Athletes
Welcome to Athletes Corner! Here we are proud to boast that we have teamed up with over 20 elite athletes, all from different backgrounds and each with an interest, insight and passion for sport psychology. The athletes will be sharing their unique experiences of how psychology has influenced their performance, in the form of podcasts, articles and video interviews.
I'm a professional footballer for Newcastle United and have been on loan at Carlisle United, St Mirren, Fleetwood Town, Hartlepool United and Gateshead.
Welsh hockey player. Commonwealth athlete. First year sport and exercise science student studying at Loughborough University
Football player representing Scotland and Arsenal Ladies Football Club
Curler-turned-cyclist, occasionally a pharmacist. World Champion 2013 & Olympic Bronze medallist Sochi 2014
Olympic Silver Medallist. 2x World Champion, 3x European Champion and Olympian
PhD Sport Psychology student (Athlete Career Transitions). England table tennis player.
Jamie Peacock MBE
Professional Rugby League Player, Bradford Bulls, Leeds Rhinos, Ex Great Britain & England Captain
2010 & 2014 Winter Olympian. GB1 Bobsleigh Pilot. World Cup & European Championship Medalist. Royal Marines Commando PTI.
Goal keeper for GB handball, London 2012 squad. playing for LK Zug,switzerland. Goalie of the year in SPL 2012/13 and 2013/14 :) Swiss Champions & Cup winners!
I am professional GB steeplechaser and psychology PhD who is passionate about helping younger athletes reach their full potential by helping them work on the mental aspects of performance
Student at Swansea University - Sports Science BSc. GB Swimmer at Swansea Performance Centre
2012 London Olympics, 2014 Commonwealth Medallist. Full time judo in Edinburgh & Heriot-Watt Uni
Football Player and Captain of Birmingham City Football Club
British Olympic platform diver. 2012 Olympian. Current Individual European 10m Champion, 2012 Synchro European Champion, Commonwealth Silver medallist, World Bronze medallist, Multiple World Series medallist, Multiple Grand Prix medallist, 12 time British Champion
GB Athlete (hammer throw) - Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games 4th Place / Sports Business Coordinator Loughborough Sport
Scottish table tennis player from Glasgow. Currently studying Applied Sports Science at the University of Edinburgh
Commonwealth Games 50m freestyle finalist. Scottish National record holder for 50m butterfly. 3rd year psychology student studying at Stirling University.
Professional soccer player for F.C. Kansas City, originally from Upper Montclair, NJ. I have played for every level of the U.S. Youth National Teams and 26 times for the Women's National Team