The Inner Game of Tennis
Bantam Books, 1988 - 178 sidor
The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning. Now available in a revised paperback edition, this classic bestseller can change the way the game of tennis is played.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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But the conscious self does have a valid role in learning and playing tennis. By
assuming his proper role and letting go of his improper ones he can greatly
speed the learning process and help Self 2 reach the limits of its abilities.
One begins believing that he is not a good tennis player and then acts this role,
never allowing himself anything but glimpses of his true capabilities. Most players
hypnotize themselves into acting the roles of much worse players than they ...
There is an important distinction between this kind of role-playing and what is
normally called positive thinking. In the latter, you are telling yourself that you are
as good as Ken Rosewall, while in the former you are not trying to convince ...
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LibraryThing ReviewAnvändarrecension - Oliver-Eisler - LibraryThing
This book isn’t a routine pep talk. It’s an entertaining and practical discussion of how the mind affects athletic performance. Highly readable and engaging! Läs hela recensionen
Decent BookAnvändarrecension - barrydalmi - Overstock.com
This is a good well written book. It is better for a relatively advanced player as it doesnt so much deal with strokesstrategy but more your own approach to the game. It takes a little selfexamination and soul searching to actually Use what you might pick up from the book. A good read. Läs hela recensionen
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