Mental toughness and athletes' use of psychological strategies

  title={Mental toughness and athletes' use of psychological strategies},
  author={Lee Crust and Kayvon Azadi},
  journal={European Journal of Sport Science},
  pages={43 - 51}
Abstract In this study, we assessed the relationship between mental toughness and athletes' use of psychological performance strategies. Sixty-seven male (mean age 22.6 years, s=5.0) and 40 female (mean age 21.1 years, s=2.8) athletes, who competed at club/university to national standard in a variety of sports, participated in the study. Participants completed the MTQ48 (Clough et al., 2002) to measure mental toughness, and the Test of Performance Strategies (TOPS; Thomas et al., 1999) to… Expand
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