Search Results

You are looking at 101 - 110 of 316 items for :

  • "elite sport" x
Clear All
Restricted access

INTERNATIONAL SPORT COACHING JOURNAL

DIGEST VOLUME 5, Issue #2

.e., mastery-approach) may have protective value in youth sport. It is suggested that coaches promote adaptive implicit beliefs and achievement goals on a regular and ongoing basis. A Qualitative Exploration of Thriving in Elite Sport Brown, D.J., Arnold, R., Reid, T., & Roberts, G. (2018). Journal of Applied Sport

Restricted access

A.P. (Karin) de Bruin and Raôul R.D. Oudejans

everywhere.” (track-and-field athlete). Sport body image experiences: Regarding athletic body image, the respondents recognized an increased body awareness in the elite sport arena. “Before I went to that elite gymnastics club, I already heard things like ‘you cannot eat candy anymore’ and so on. When I

Restricted access

Fleur E.C.A. van Rens, Rebecca A. Ashley and Andrea R. Steele

university. Seven of the 8 participants explained that attaining anything lower than a distinction was perceived as failure and made them feel “pretty pissed off.” Several participants attributed this commitment to performance excellence in education to their elite sport experiences: “I get really quite

Restricted access

Gabriella McLoughlin, Courtney Weisman Fecske, Yvette Castaneda, Candace Gwin and Kim Graber

, Sabiston, & Bloom, 2011 ). Pelletier et al. ( 1995 ) conceptualized three forms of intrinsic motivation: to know, to accomplish , and to experience stimulation ( Deci & Ryan, 1985 ; Vallerand et al., 1992 ) within an elite sport environment. They described intrinsic motivation to know as the

Restricted access

Markus Gerber, Simon Best, Fabienne Meerstetter, Sandrine Isoard-Gautheur, Henrik Gustafsson, Renzo Bianchi, Daniel J. Madigan, Flora Colledge, Sebastian Ludyga, Edith Holsboer-Trachsler and Serge Brand

Participating in competitive elite sport can be a stressful experience due to a range of organizational (e.g., selection processes), nonorganizational (e.g., pressure from coach), or competitive (e.g., high performance expectations) stressors ( Fletcher & Hanton, 2003 ; Mellalieu, Neil, Hanton

Restricted access

Courtney W. Hess, Stacy L. Gnacinski and Barbara B. Meyer

, 2014 ; Gordon et al., 2014 ). In sport, the Meyer athlete performance management model (MAPM) most closely aligns with the transdisciplinary approach ( Meyer et al., 2014 ). The MAPM emerged out of decades of professional practice from practitioners in diverse domains in elite sport as a general

Restricted access

Stiliani Ani Chroni, Frank Abrahamsen, Eivind Skille and Liv Hemmestad

-oriented culture that characterizes Norwegian sports federations. The existing literature attests to the organizational culture influencing coaches’ work ( Slack & Parent, 2006 )--in the case of elite sport this would be the federation employing them. According to Ray, Baker, and Plowman ( 2011 ), “organization

Restricted access

Kathy Babiak, Lucie Thibault and Annick Willem

related increase in focus of the academic literature on the topic. The scholarship on IORs in sport management has emerged as a growing field of inquiry with researchers exploring a range of issues and industry contexts from nonprofit collaboration in community or elite sport, to public

Restricted access

Kristoffer Henriksen

Context As a practitioner, I work in Team Denmark, the Danish national elite-sport institute, and have done so for approximately 10 years. I have provided sport psychology support at a range of international events including two Olympic Games. Team Denmark provides financial and expert support for

Restricted access

Hannah Butler-Coyne, Vaithehy Shanmuganathan-Felton and Jamie Taylor

, retirement and “struggling in silence” were all referenced as particular “pressure points” impacting on athletes’ mental health. The research led to the development of the Performance Matters: Mental Health in Elite Sport report, accessible in the public domain. In response, governing bodies from targeted