The Inner Game of Tennis
Bantam Books, 1984 - 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 when we began to warm up , I soon saw that my opponent wasn ' t nearly as
good as I had imagined . Had I been giving him a lesson , I knew exactly what I
would tell him , and I quickly categorized him as a “ better - thanaverage club ...
I had thought that it was in the desire to win that one ' s ego entered the picture ,
but at one point I began to ask myself if there wasn ' t such a motivation as an ego
- less desire to win . Was there a determination to win that wasn ' t an ego - trip ...
The periods of running began to grow shorter , as did the periods of walking , and
I soon realized what the outcome of these decreasing cycles would be . I could
see myself by the side of the road covered with snow , frozen to death . At that ...
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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