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The best : how elite athletes are made

The best : how elite athletes are made

Author: A M Williams; Tim Wigmore
Publisher: London : Nicholas Brealey Publishing, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Get inside the minds of elite sportsmen and women and discover what it takes to be the best. This is the story of superhuman performance and the playbook for the superstars of tomorrow. Never have the best sportspeople seemed so far removed from the rest of us. So how are these extraordinary athletes made and what do their achievements tell us about success? THE BEST reveals how the most incredible sportspeople in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A M Williams; Tim Wigmore
ISBN: 9781529304350 1529304350 9781529304367 1529304369 9781529304381 1529304385
OCLC Number: 1198246473
Description: xiv, 353 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Nature, serendipity and the role of chance in making champions --
Inside the minds of champions --
Training smarter and the science of success.
Responsibility: A. Mark Williams, Tim Wigmore.


The inside track on how champions are made, written by one of the world's top sports scientists and an award-winning sports journalist.  Read more...


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Insightful, thoughtful, and altogether wonderful: The authors have given us a guided tour of athletic greatness, brimming with revelatory science and deep understanding. -- Daniel Coyle, New York Read more...

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