ESS 3318 Confidence 11

ESS 3318 Confidence 11 - Confidence in Sport Confidence...

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Confidence in Sport
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Confidence Through Failure I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty- six times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. - Michael Jordan
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Defining Confidence Psychological construct most commonly used to explain performance in human movement settings (Weinberg & Gould, 2003; Zinsser et al., 1998). I knew I could do it” “I just wasn’t confident” Difficult to define precisely despite its extensive colloquial use!
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Defining Confidence The belief that you can successfully perform a desired behavior (Weinberg & Gould, 2007) Confidence : Sureness, self-belief, a high- expectancy of success
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