Pressure to Win Championship Games As sports fan around the country prepared to watch coverage of Super Bowl 50, the athletes of the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers had to prepare themselves on a whole other level. With this year’s Super Bowl expected to be the most watched event in television history, all eyes were on these athletes as they competed in the most … [Read more...] about Sports Anxiety and The Super Bowl
Anxiety in big games
Do You Choke Under Pressure in Tournaments? Did Matt Kuchar choke during the final round of another golf tournament? Did he crumble mentally coming down the stretch at the Houston Open? Or did he just get beat by a couple of incredible shots from Jones? Would you start thinking that you choke under pressure if you let two tournaments in a row slip away? It's all a … [Read more...] about Will Kuchar Win at the Masters?
Overcoming Anxiety in Big Games If you have never felt the pressure to win or felt like throwing up all over yourself at some point in your life, I would not believe it. The word “choke” is a dirty five-letter word in sport, especially when it leads to failure. No one wants to admit to others that sports anxiety got to them. Every athlete has choked or been anxious at one time … [Read more...] about 4 Tips to Overcome Anxiety in Sports During Crunch-Time