Burnout in Sport

In today’s blog, something a little different as I look to give you an insight into burnout from a sport psychology perspective. The blog was originally a piece of course for my sport psychology module in my 3rd year of my Sports Science degree. Statement of problem The case study looked at Lorenzo (Lawrence) Bruno […]

Technology Doping

In 2008, double amputee Oscar Pistorius of South Africa successfully lobbied for the right to race on carbon fiber blades in IAAF events, including the Olympic Games. Four years later he became the first amputee to run against able-bodied competition at the Olympics when he competed in the 400 meters in London.   This year […]

Something the Paralympics are not telling you

Speaking from personal experience, the classification system that is place in Paralympic sport is an absolute mine field, as I competed in 3 different sport throughout my 10 years career. I could tell you why someone is in that particular classification in a sport I did, but couldn’t do the same if it was the […]