Mental toughness and hardiness at different levels of rugby league

  title={Mental toughness and hardiness at different levels of rugby league},
  author={James Golby and Michael Sheard},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
  • J. Golby, M. Sheard
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Psychology
  • Personality and Individual Differences
Abstract The increasingly business-like environment of professional sport has resulted in greater scrutiny and analysis of players’ performance. The roles of physiological parameters in predicting success in the world of professional and amateur sport are well established. However, to date, evidence is sparse concerning the role of personality traits in predicting such success. The present study examined the potency of measures of personality style and mental skills in predicting success in the… 

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