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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Kilkenny Legend DJ Carey Urges People To Focus On Minding Their Health

Oct 24, 13 Kilkenny Legend DJ Carey Urges People To Focus On Minding Their Health

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Nothing is more important in life than looking after one’s own health and welfare and that goes for sports stars as well as for the rest of us mere mortals in this period of recession. Micheal O`Neill from Sports News Ireland explains results of this year’s Pfizer Health Index reveal the impact that the recession is having on...

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Football Suicide Secrets

Sep 23, 13 Football Suicide Secrets

Posted by in Anxiety, Depression

  Excellent documentary of Chairman of the Professional Footballers Association Clarke Carlisle who  investigates depression in the sport and the impact of stress off the field, reflecting on the death in 2011 of Wales`s then manager Gary Speed. The ex – Northampton Town defender talks to the Speed Family, young players and...

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