The inner game of tennis
Random House, 1 maj 1974 - 141 sidor
Concentrates upon overcoming mental attitudes that adversely affect tennis performance learning to relax, effectively concentrate, and discard bad habits
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It's difficult to have fun or to achieve concentration when your ego is engaged in a
life-and-death struggle. Self 2 will never be allowed to express spontaneity and
excellence when Self 1 is playing some heavy ulterior game involving its ...
... are youth who have suffered under competitive pressures imposed on them by
parents or society. Teaching these young people, I often observe in them a desire
to fail. They seem to seek failure by making no effort to win or achieve success.
I say this with great conviction because I spent many not-so-happy years trying to
become "better" than I thought I was, trying to change into somebody I thought I
should be. In my eagerness to achieve that "should" I found it easy to lose touch ...
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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