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Up for the Contest – Coronavirus and Sports

Up for the Contest - Coronavirus Support for Sportspeople My heart goes out to everyone right now, especially our youth with education, and sports suspended until further notice! Yet, deep down, I know that we all have the infinite capacity inside of us for wisdom, resilience, connection, and goodwill to each other, with or without the Coronavirus as human beings, [...]

2020-03-23T15:33:31+00:00March 19th, 2020|

Elite Performance Curiosities Explained!

England Rugby, Leicester City FC, Chelsea FC and England Football. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22765065 Inspired Performance - Understanding v Overcoming Your Mental Life! How fascinating to see the England Rugby team achieve unprecedented victories, with pretty much the same team who failed to make the quarterfinals in the World Cup 2015, not even yet a year ago? How amazing was it [...]

2019-04-11T12:51:05+01:00June 28th, 2016|

What Really Caused Andy Murray’s Meltdown?

As I listened to Andy Murray and read his comments and apologies following his defeat to Novak Djokovic at the final of the Australian Open, my heart went out to him! I felt a deep sense of sadness as he talked about, 'working harder' to ensure he is not distracted by the behaviours of his opponent in future. Judy Murray [...]

2020-02-17T22:13:35+00:00February 6th, 2015|

THRIVE or Survive – International Sport

(UNDERSTANDING or Application) It’s fascinating to watch other sports - right now, I'm enjoying the fantastic International rugby and getting curious and intrigued again by the intricacies of elite sport. What's the difference between a team who thrives and one that strives? These past two weeks, we’ve seen several matches finalised with margins of less than 5 points. The fact [...]

2020-03-19T20:29:54+00:00November 19th, 2014|