ERIC Number: EJ663742
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Aim for the TARGET in Motivating Your Athletes to Weight Train.
Gronbech, C. Eric; Gronbech, Lynn C.
Strength and Conditioning Journal, v24 n5 p70-76 Oct 2002
TARGET is an acronym coined to define the motivational climate influences of Task design, Authority structure, Rewards, Grouping arrangements, Evaluation practices, and Timing. This article explains the benefits of using TARGET with high school weight trainers of all body types, explaining that a mastery- oriented climate is established when the task is understood completely. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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