oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Thought strategies of long distance runners
|Article Title||Thought strategies of long distance runners|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Psychology and Guest Lecturer, Sport Science Course, Department of Physiology Medical School, University of Cape Town, South Africa.|
|Publication Date||Mar 1996|
|Pages||5 - 7|
|Keyword(s)||Apparatus, Associative thinking, Body monitoring, Cognitive processes, Cognitive strategy training, Feelings, Optimal psychological preparation, Physiological tolerance and Task-related mental activity|
This study involved the recording of beginner average and superior marathoner thought verbalizations during training sessions of diverse intensities, the development of a functional classification system of the runners' thoughts within the broad association / dissociation framework, and the content analysis o f the recorded thought texts.
Article metrics loading...