// Tag: Self-Determination Theory

Motivating athletes: The role of the organisation

Posted 3 years ago Ruth Senior 2 minute read comments

“Motivation will almost always beat mere talent” Norman Ralph Augustine Motivation is a key subject for athletes, coaches and sporting organisations. In sport psychology, […]


ACL injury in elite female footballers: Psychological risks successful transition

Posted 3 years ago Chris Lynch 3 minute read comment

Research within sport psychology highlights and emphasises the potentially stressful nature of sports participation (e.g., Fletcher, Hanton & Mellalieu, 2006; Fletcher, Hanton Mellalieu & […]


Self-determination theory: LeBron James and his return to Cleveland

Posted 4 years ago Maximilian H Pollack, M.S. 3 minute read comment

Surprising though it may have been, one of the most talented athletes in our world today, LeBron James, has chosen to leave the NBA’s […]


Coaching Style: Fierce vs Friendly

Posted 4 years ago Ben Sheath 2 minute read comments

It has long been said in the media that different coaches have different styles of coaching. The question is, what does this really mean? […]

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