Which neural processes underlie expert sport performance? How do our brains evolve with training? Since the 1990s – known as the decade of the brain – brain imaging (e.g.

Somerset County Cricket Club have enlisted the help of a sports psychologist in a bid to end its losing streak in finals.

A new video produced with the help of a public engagement grant from the Society is helping the public understand the classification rules for athletes with intellectual disabilities taking part in the London 2012 Paralympics.

The Winter Olympic Games occur every four years. Just like the summer games, this quadrennial cycle presents many challenges for Olympians.

A child's motor coordination is negatively impacted if they are often lazy.

Footballers who struggle with mental illness could soon attend a retreat in an attempt to battle such issues.

Bigger targets are easier to hit, obviously. But did you know this relationship works backwards? That is, targets that we consider hittable look bigger as a result.

Past experiences can be used by sportspeople to help them prepare ahead of major games.

The London 2012 Paralympics have the potential to change public attitudes towards people with intellectual disabilities, according to research presented in a symposium at the British Psychology Society Annual Conference earlier this year.

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The best way to continue the Olympic feel good factor is to get involved with a group activity.