// Tag: Attention

Directing Attentional Focus during Resistance Training

Posted 2 years ago Crystal Chariton 2 minute read comments

The focus of attention is influential in how well athletes learn sport-related and movement skills (movement efficiency, such as force production, speed, and endurance) […]


Le Tour de France 2015: Combating spectator hostility

Posted 3 years ago Catherine Robertson 5 minute read comments

There are very few sports other than road cycling, where fans and spectators can experience the sport so close to the elite athletes. This […]


Psychological Characteristics of Developing Excellence (PCDEs)

Posted 4 years ago Mark Keep 2 minute read comments

The ability to perform at an elite level is often used as the definition for talent. This term is often bandied around as if […]


Attention in sport

Posted 6 years ago Catherine McCanny 2 minute read comments

Athletes do not lose physical ability overnight. The reason for a change in performance is more likely to be related to fluctuations in cognitive […]


Can you think too much?

Posted 6 years ago James Barraclough 4 minute read comments

This may seem like a strange question. Surely, mankind would not have got where we are today without the focused and intense ‘brainstorming’ of […]

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