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The Perception & Action Podcast - Sports Science & Psychology Talk

Exploration of how psychological research can be applied to improving performance, accelerating skill acquisition and designing new technologies in sports, driving and aviation. Hosted by Rob Gray, professor of Human Systems Engineering at Arizona State University, the podcast will review basic concepts and discuss the latest research in these areas.
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Now displaying: April, 2017

**Please see new & improved website at http://perceptionaction.com/ 

 

Apr 25, 2017

A discussion with John Kiely, Senior Lecturer in Elite Performance from the University of Central Lancashire. Topics discussed include the evolution of theories of stress, anxiety and injury, the role of psycho-emotional factors in the stress process and designing supportive training environments to increase athlete buy-in.

 

More information about my guest:

http://www.uclan.ac.uk/staff_profiles/john_kiely.php

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/John_Kiely2

https://twitter.com/simplysportssci

 

More information:

http://perceptionaction.com/

My Research Gate Page (pdfs of my articles)

My ASU Web page

Podcast Facebook page (videos, pics, etc)

Twitter: @Shakeywaits

Email: robgray@asu.edu

 

Credits:

The Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action

Lo Fi is Hi Fi - I’m on a Talk Show

Mark Lanegan - Saint Louis Elegy

via freemusicarchive.org

Apr 18, 2017

News: Listener picks for articles to review including more research on the effect of variability on motor learning, attention training to reduce the effects of stress on performance and the effect of explicit instructions.

 

Articles:

High variability impairs motor learning regardless of whether it affects task performance

The effects of attention training techniques on stress and performance in sports

The Effect of Variability of Practice at Execution Redundancy Level in Skilled and Novice Basketball Players

Explicit instruction of rules interferes with visuomotor skill transfer

 

vlog:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkFDwtrBfpZALV_oEPmc-cQ OR

https://www.facebook.com/perceptionactionpodcast/

 

More information:

http://perceptionaction.com/

My Research Gate Page (pdfs of my articles)

My ASU Web page

Podcast Facebook page (videos, pics, etc)

 

 

Credits:

The Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action

Nude Beach – Story of a Man

Sean Adams – Hard Luck Story

The Plimsouls – Oldest Story in the World

 

Mark Lanegan - Saint Louis Elegy

via freemusicarchive.org and jamendo.com

 

Apr 11, 2017

A discussion with Harri Mannonen, basketball coach based in Kouvola, Finland. Topics discussed include: why is it useful for coaches to look at basketball as a complex system, what is the best way to add variability to practice and what is the role of conscious control in sports.

 

More information about my guest:

https://harrimannonen.com/

https://twitter.com/harrimannonen

 

More information:

http://perceptionaction.com/

My Research Gate Page (pdfs of my articles)

My ASU Web page

Podcast Facebook page (videos, pics, etc)

Twitter: @Shakeywaits

Email: robgray@asu.edu

 

Credits:

The Flamin' Groovies - Shake Some Action

Lo Fi is Hi Fi - I’m on a Talk Show

Mark Lanegan - Saint Louis Elegy

via freemusicarchive.org

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