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Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology

Enhancing Performance: Mental Training for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book describes the methods and mental skills necessary for optimal performance in individual and team sports. Forty brief chapters representing such topics as attention and concentration, goal-setting, imagery, mental preparation, and mental toughness are covered. The book will be of interest to coaches, college and club level athletes, high school players, and athletes' parents
Appalachian Trials - A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
What is the most difficult part of thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail? Most assume that it's the physical challenge of hiking nearly 2,200 miles. It's not. In no uncertain terms, the psychological and emotional grind is why 7 in 10 hikers ultimately quit on the Appalachian Trail. APPALACHIAN TRIALS is the only resource aimed to equip hikers with the mindset necessary for a thru-hiking the AT.
The Tennis Parent's Bible 2nd Edition
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The ultimate goal of the second edition of The Tennis Parent’s Bible is to maximize player potential at the quickest rate. Specific roles and responsibilities of the player, coach(s) and parents are outlined for greater synergy, team harmony and accelerate athletic growth.
Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
"Pacific Crest Trials: A Psychological and Emotional Guide to Successfully Thru-Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail" gives aspiring PCT thru-hikers the tools necessary to succeed in their 2,650 mile goal.
Everything Your Coach Never Told You Because You're a Girl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This is what your coaches would have said to you if you were a boy, told through the story of a small-college team that won more games than it ever had a right to win. It’s an inspiring and straightforward look at the qualities that define the most competitive females, and what separates the ones who get it from the ones who don't. It's the call-to-arms for competitive female athletes.
The Three Principles of Outstanding Golf - How A Golfer's Mind Really Works.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book offers a simple, common-sense approach to the mental side of the game. Less thinking, rather than more thinking is the way forward. This book shows you how to take the first step.
The Future Coach: Creating Tomorrow’s Soccer Players Today
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,980. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Offering proven principles from soccer psychology for coaches to create winning cultures and re-define coaching excellence. Based around practically applied principles of performance psychology, coaches will gain the opportunity to explore how the values, beliefs, and expectations they hold, shape their coaching behaviour and end up defining the environment they work in and players they work with.
Take Relief - Uncover the Myths & Misunderstandings of Golf Performance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Many golf psychology books offer mental strategies and techniques to cope with the pressures of the game and to address how golfers are feeling on the golf course. Unfortunately these techniques focus on the symptoms, rather than addressing the misunderstanding which is the root cause of nervous, anxious or 'under pressure' feelings.This book is different, it goes straight to the cause.
Psychology of Gamesmanship - How to Manage Mind Games and Tricks
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
This book is your protection against unscrupulous opponents who attempt to win by using a variety of psychological tactics. These ploys are common in competitions at all levels. When on the receiving end of these efforts, your focus is affected and the outcome is thrown into confusion. You can lose games that should have been yours if those distractions had not been brought to your attention.
Mental Toughness - Mastering Your Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
dr steve harris, successful business man, academic, world champion sportsman, former mind coach for an international sport team and conference speaker. this background has spawned a book on mental toughness. it is based on the outcomes of his phd thesis and goes beyond his scientific and personal truths delving into what leaders in the field and authors claim about mastering your mind
Unstoppable Mental Toughness
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018 by Inspired Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
Mental toughness is a rare commodity, but it can be a learned skill. In this book, you will develop the skills required for mental toughness. . So, whether you're an athlete, a coach, a CEO or young person the examples in this book can be applied to your home and working life. The skills required in mental toughness apply to any avenue of life.
Mind for Sport, the Tool Book for Sports Psychology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Do you want the self confidence to achieve? The focus to always be within your sport? to be fully prepared and at your best for every event? Then use the 'Tool Book for Sports Psychology' to help you achieve your aims. Tools without the boring bits (the theory). All proven techniques that you can start using today. Do yourself a favour and get your 'mind for sport' before your competition.
Emotional Aptitude In Sports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
In the world of high performance sports, successful athletes need both customized hardware (mechanics & athleticism) as well as pre-set software (mental & emotional) skills to thrive in competition. Emotional Aptitude in Sports takes a deeper look into the emotional dominance every athlete seeks.
Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool’s PEAK Secrets from the New Science of Expertise | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
From the world’s reigning expert on expertise comes a powerful new approach to mastering almost any skill.
The Successful Golfer: Practical Fixes for the Mental Game of Golf
Series: Peak Performance, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The Successful Golfer addresses 50 of the most common faults that players experience and which hold them back. These include hitting the self-destruct button when winning, nervousness on the first tee, and losing focus off poor drives. The second part of the book contains explanations of cutting edge research, and the third part offers techniques including preshot routines and goal setting.
Youth Sports Done Right
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
The Playbook for Parents of a Youth Athlete - This book It is written through the eyes of a player/coach who’s family has been intimately involved with youth sports for several generations. Each chapter gives an overview of the proper approach along with an example of personal experience and practical application. This playbook gives you the tools to ensure that your son/daughter has a memorable a
Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
In her revolutionary book, Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians, Margot Nacey explains the psychological concept of trauma, when not processed and released, as the root cause of sports failure. Throughout her book Nacey offers equestrians state of the art tools from EMDR, Energy Psychology, Brainspotting and her Mental Advantage Program to enhance and expand performance.
Tipping The Balance: The Mental Skills Handbook For Athletes [Sport Psychology Series]
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Tipping The Balance offers contemporary evidence-based and highly practical mental strategies that help an athlete to develop the crucial mental skills that enable them to thrive under pressure, perform consistently when it matters most, and enjoy the challenge of the big event.
The Hidden Motor: The Psychology of Cycling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Written for connoisseurs of cycling, but equally rewarding for general readers, the book examines cycling from the viewpoint of classic psychological studies, and stage and race histories, as well as interviews with former professional riders. The Hidden Motor is a must-read book for anyone who wants to know all about this most exceptional of sports.
20 Minute Golf Tune-Up: Putting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
For putting to be most effective, a golfer’s action needs to be as smooth and unconscious as possible. Part of the ‘20 Minute Golf Tune-Up’ series, this book is designed to help golfers tackle problems and issues with putting, using real-life examples.

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