// Tag: Extrinsic Motivation

Maintaining Motivation for Exercise: New Year, New You?

Posted 4 years ago Sarah Griffiths 4 minute read comments

Now 2016 is fully upon us, many of us will have noticed an increase in the amount of people in your local gym. A […]


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

Posted 5 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 […]


How are sports stars motivated

Posted 6 years ago Mark Brodie 2 minute read comments

Motivation involves the biological, emotional, social and cognitive forces that activate our behaviour. In simpler terms, motivation is used to describe why we do […]


How are players motivated in sport?

Posted 6 years ago BelievePerform 1 minute read comments

In elite sport, motivation is a key psychological trait that is needed to excel. Elite players need high levels of motivation to push themselves […]


Extrinsic vs intrinsic motivation

Posted 6 years ago James Barraclough 3 minute read comments

Extrinsic motivation is ‘external’: people – in this case athletes – are driven to succeed by factors from outside i.e. money, prizes, acclaim, status, […]

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