Fear? No, Just Fast!

            A motorsport racer needs to have the highest level of mental discipline and be in peak physical condition just to keep their cool on the track and survive. Motor racing is one of those sports in which we unfortunately see the end to its athletes, one of the most famous being Ayrton Senna . . . → Read More: Fear? No, Just Fast!

Belief; the final ingredient of success?

As this year’s World Rowing Championships at Lake Karapiro in New Zealand began, the air in the British camp was perhaps a little muted by the news that Andy Holmes had sadly passed away. This was a tragic loss and one commemorated by the athletes who wore black ribbons in his honour. Andy Holmes . . . → Read More: Belief; the final ingredient of success?

Commonwealth Games – Coping with Competition

Despite many of the reported controversies surrounding the Delhi games, spectators were witness to some wonderful athletic performances.  The standard was not always world class, it has to be said, which led many to question the place of the Commonwealth Games on the global sporting arena.  I chose instead to focus on the performances . . . → Read More: Commonwealth Games – Coping with Competition