// Tag: Fear of Failure
Why are some players afraid to shoot?
Sports, such as basketball, require individuals to shoot under pressure, and under the observation of others, such as co-actors (other performers), an audience, or […]Read more...
Why mistakes are brilliant
Thankfully coaching these days is less about vilifying athletes for every mistake they make and about making them look foolish in front of their […]Read more...
The power of superstitions and rituals in sport
We’ve all seen or heard of elite sports people performing ritual movements before competitions, from a 100m runner blessing themselves before a race, to […]Read more...
Overcoming fear of failure and risk taking
All athletes experience fear or anxiety at some point in their sporting career, but how does the fear of failure effect their actual performance? […]Read more...
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