Tiger Woods Stress

How Stress Can Affect Athletic Performance: Listen Up, Tiger

Roger Covin, Ph.D | Posted 09.07.2011 | Canada
Roger Covin, Ph.D

The dreaded 'S' word has been attached to various athletes, with perhaps the biggest name being Tiger Woods, whose PGA ranking has plummeted since the scandal of his affair and subsequent divorce. But how exactly does psychological stress affect athletic performance?