Those of you who read my column know the value I place on transforming sports teams into support groups, allowing team members to share their problem and issues with each other. 211 more words
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We’re all familiar with how athletes are able to enhance their performance by visualizing themselves being successful, but the visualization process can also be used in a negative way by kooks in our society who are angry and feel they are victims of society. 215 more words
WHY BATTING .400 CONSISTENTLY IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL WILL BE LIKE BREAKING THE 4-MINUTE MILE. AFTER ONE BATTER DOES IT, OTHERS WILL FOLLOW.
In sports, there is such a thing as a self-limiting belief. But beliefs can also work in a positive way, like placebos in medicine, authorizing athletes to achieve what they are already capable of achieving. 350 more words