The Anxious Athlete – Total GAA Coach

Feb 12, 14 The Anxious Athlete – Total GAA Coach

Posted by in Anxiety, Featured

The term anxiety is from the Latin word anxius, to choke. Every athlete and individual gets worried, anxious or stressed from time to time. Some athletes get anxious more than others and anxiety may lead to performing below par more than often. In the worst case scenario, if the performance anxiety is severe enough it may cause the...

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Offaly footballer Niall McNamee: I lost €200k gambling

Feb 11, 14 Offaly footballer Niall McNamee: I lost €200k gambling

Posted by in Featured, Gambling

Offaly footballer Niall McNamee has opened up further on the gambling addiction that almost destroyed his life. Terry Reilly writing for the www.irishexaminer.com looks at how the Rhode forward penned his fifth blog on the eve of the O’Byrne Cup since announcing his battle with gambling and admitted he has lost €200,000 to the...

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The Loneliness of the Manager

Feb 10, 14 The Loneliness of the Manager

Posted by in Burnout, Featured

A lot of sport fans think that managers are paid a load of cash for pretty much looking after a bunch of overpaid prima donnas and that all they have to do is make sure the players don’t go out and drink too much and ensure they turn up for the game. Well, think again… Let me use a very silly analogy that I think will ring a few...

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