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ERIC Number: EJ654760
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0270-1367
A Survey of U.S. Atlanta and Nagano Olympians: Variables Perceived to Influence Performance.
Gould, Daniel; Greenleaf, Christy; Chung, Yongchul; Guinan, Diane
Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, v73 n2 p175-86 Jun 2002
Examined the frequency and magnitude of specific variables perceived to have affected U.S. Olympic athletes' performance. Respondents perceived that performance was influenced by: performance variables (e.g., preparation for distraction); team variables (e.g., strong cohesion); coaching variables (e.g., coaching expectations); family-friend variables (e.g., general social support); and environmental concerns (e.g., venue transportation difficulties). (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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