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Managing Stress in Elite Junior Athletes

Posted 12 months ago Tim Lathlean 11 minute read comments

Exercise and sport, collectively, represent the most popular leisure activity for the adolescent age group (Gerber, Holsboer-Trachsler et al. 2011). As a result, there […]


Early specialisation and elite performance

Posted 2 years ago Frank Heggebo 2 minute read comments

Early specialisation is a major trend in child and adolescent sports (Hecimowich, 2004), but is this approach to athletic development research-driven and supported in […]


Are pushy parents needed to develop elite athletes?

Posted 3 years ago David Faulkner 3 minute read comments

When listening to interviews with Tiger Woods, you will always here him comment positively about his Father’s influence in his development as a golfer. […]

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