How to Deal with Physical Insecurities as a Young Athlete

David Charlton

How to Deal with Physical Insecurities as a Young Athlete By working with David Charlton, you and your organisation will be better equipped to rise to modern day challenges and better informed to thrive on and off the pitch, course or court.  Where he inspires individuals and teams to: Cope with pressure and challenges more effectively …

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30 Mental Game Secrets to Improve Your Soccer

Demystifying Mental Toughness

30 Mental Game Secrets to Improve Your Soccer Welcome to episode #102 of Demystifying Mental Toughness.  This is part three of four specially created episodes to celebrate reaching our century!   This time the episode is created with soccer and football fanatics in mind where the great guests that have been interviewed on the show …

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From Professional Football and Goalkeeping to Physiotherapy

From Professional Football and Goalkeeping to Physiotherapy Carl developed a keen interest in Physiotherapy whilst playing for Newcastle United from the age of 13, to senior reserve team level and England. Following an injury, Carl completed a degree in Applied Health and Exercise Science and subsequently in Physiotherapy. Carl started his career as a Physiotherapist …

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Why Talking Matters

Why Talking Matters Mental Toughness is not just about getting your head down and gritting it out, it’s more complex than that.  Simply talking about the situations that we find ourselves in, our problems or challenges can help people in lots of different ways, even if you are mentally tough. You’ll find in this episode, …

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Academy Football, Professional Football, Injuries and Early Retirement

Brendan Pearson

Sports Psychology Tips: Academy Football, Professional Football, Injuries and Early Retirement Brendan Pearson was a talented goalkeeper who progressed through Newcastle United’s academy system, signing professional terms.  He went on to play for the club’s under 23’s and had spells on loan where he played for Gateshead F.C.  He also spent time between the posts …

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