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Mental Health and Confidence in Sport

Why does confidence appear to be such a critical factor in sports performance - How lack of confidence destroyed my enjoyment and my game! During my time as a national athlete, I could have used heaps more clarity and confidence. One time, I remember being in Australia on tour for the Hong Kong National Netball [...]

2020-05-09T14:23:59+01:00May 6th, 2020|

Contrary to What You Might Think — Match Day Pressure Doesn’t Exist!

Most coaches, managers and athletes believe that playing in front of a large crowd, home or away would automatically impact performance? With the World Cup and Commonwealth Games 2014 about to start - lets take a closer look? You train your skills and bodies for thousands of hours; you’re completely confident with the techniques and tactics you’ve mastered. Your repertoire [...]

2019-05-05T08:55:31+01:00June 14th, 2014|