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While most athletes immediately want to “train harder” when it comes to breaking a slump, the better choice might be to examine their sports perceptions to examine whether they are “seeing” challenges instead of fears when viewing the competition.
Athletes are regularly faced with stress, frustration, and adversity, but the decisions they make in these situations are what is critically important and vital to future success.
Bad things happen to athletes all the time, but how they frame and respond to the experience is really what matters.
Youth sports can teach kids countless life skills and lessons, including leadership, being a great team player, multi-tasking, and problem solving.
Recently I spoke with an elite-level athlete that I have known for many years about his thoughts on how much of his success to date was attributed to natural talent versus “heart” and hard work. Having always been the best …