The relationship between developmental experiences and mental toughness in adolescent cricketers.

@article{Gucciardi2011TheRB,
  title={The relationship between developmental experiences and mental toughness in adolescent cricketers.},
  author={Daniel F. Gucciardi},
  journal={Journal of sport \& exercise psychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={
          370-93
        }
}
  • D. Gucciardi
  • Published 1 June 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of sport & exercise psychology
The present study investigated the contribution of positive and negative youth sport experiences (i.e., processes or experiences that occur in a particular activity or setting) to self-reported mental toughness among youth-aged cricketers. A sample of 308 male cricketers aged between 13 and 18 years self-reported mental toughness using the Cricket Mental Toughness Inventory (CMTI; Gucciardi & Gordon, 2009), with 187 of these cricketers also documenting their exposure to a variety of positive… Expand

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