Results tagged “sports psychology”

10 Questions with Strongman Mike Gill

Time to dive a little deeper.


Strongest Man in the Gym

Dan Gilliland certainly knows his stuff.


TGIF : Weekly Round-Up (WE Fri 18 May 07)

A great week here.


The Nine Mental Skills of a Successful Athlete

The mental aspect of success.


Straight to the Grip Contest Part V - The No-sets

What do you do when you're not allowed to pre-close the gripper?


Matter over Mind

Listen to your body.


TGIF : weekly round-up (WE Fri 27 Apr 07)

This week on Straight to the Bar - ideas for the DIY Equipment competition, a superb concrete / kettlebell combination and lots more : Articles : Jedd Johnson brings out part III of his excellent Straight to the Grip series,...


Visualisation

See it first.


Accommodating Resistance or Air Pressure?

Joe DeFranco briefly tackles an interesting question - bands and chains or air pressure? His response (in part) : The "consistent resistance" that these machines market as a positive feature is actually detrimental to athletes. I say this because I...


Fear and Common Sense

The power of the mind.


Essential Fats for ADHD

A study published in this month's Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics examined the link between intake of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), in children aged 7-12 years. The short version? They help, more than you might...


Focus

Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine. - Johann Friedrich Von Schiller This is the second part of this month's series on the mind; a collaboration with Run to Win's Blaine Moore.


What Goes Through Your Head While You Are Running?

I've long been interested in your mind's ability to focus on a task, remember things and generally make life a little easier. This month's collaboration with Run to Win's Blaine Moore looks at several areas relating to the power of...


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The Genius of Ted Williams

A great thought.


Biphasic Sleeping Update

A few things I've noticed lately.


Strains and Sprains

Causes and treatments.


Napping in the Afternoon

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

- Edgar Allen Poe


Fuel and Rest

What, why and how.


Tree-athlon

On September 23rd in London's Battersea Park is a fun-run with a decidedly environmental flavour : the Tree-athlon. Everyone who competes in the 5km run is given a potful of seeds to help green the city. For those living a...


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