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Why some kids handle pressure

Why Can Some Kids Handle Pressure While Others Fall Apart?

Excellent article about "pressure".

Be it test taking, or competitive swimming, pressure is not a bad thing.

Get those swimmers to meets!

Read on Loggerheads...read on...

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/10/magazine/why-can-some-kids-handle-pressure-while-others-fall-apart.html?pagewanted=1&_r=0&ref=general&src=me

From the article...

It may be difficult to believe, as Jamieson advises, that stress can benefit your performance. We can read it, and we can talk about it, but it’s the sort of thing that needs to be practiced, perhaps for years, before it can become a deeply held conviction.

-Loggerhead Coaching Staff

 
    
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