Handle Pressure, Win Games

How you handle pressure often determines how well you compete. Interesting little bit here from Golf World about a tournament last July. Two golfers, two very different approaches to pressure. Here’s Rory Mcilroy who had not won a major in a while, and had earned a reputation for resilience ironically because he bounces back after […]

Managing Pressure

Here is an interesting take on the NY Yankees approach to managing pressure. Their mental conditioning expert Chris Passarella would like to reduce the hold that pressure has on athletes by eradicating the use of the term altogether. In his estimation athletes create pressure for themselves based on their expectation of success. Passarella says, “Pressure […]