Reaching for the sky
Whereas athletes relish in ‘reaching for the sky’ many experience setbacks during the course of their careers. These can include injuries, performance issues, and illnesses that can render them incapable of carrying out their job. Some athletes recover, some don’t.
Benefits of resilience
The mental strength or resilience that some athletes have enables them to remain afloat when others sink. Resilience in adult sport can be learned. This presentation attempts to show how.