International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2018, Vol. 3 Issue 2, Part I
An analysis of literature on imagery used in sports and its relation with performance
AUTHOR(S): Bhisham Singh
Imagery has an important role to play in the sportsman’s motor performance. Extensive experiential and observational research, have led to the development of applied models in the field of sport psychology which seek to highlight some of the key components required to ensure its effective implementation. The following manuscript reviews theories and applied models that has been well-documented in the literature and is supported in its validity. Furthermore, research is reviewed examining the efficacy of mental imagery interventions within sports performance with an emphasis on (a) uses of imagery, and (b) factors affecting imagery. Discussion is aimed to accentuate the significance of implementing the most appropriate imagery interventions.
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Bhisham Singh. An analysis of literature on imagery used in sports and its relation with performance. International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences. 2018; 3(2): 526-529.