Murray's Mentality and his Grand Slam breakthrough
Posted: September 12, 2012
Andy Murray celebrates his first Grand Slam titleBy Angus Mugford, Head of Mental Conditioning, IMG AcademyAs the head of Mental Conditioning at IMG Academy, I have a biased perspective on seeing Andy Murray's growth and ultimately success at the US Open from a...
Sportsmanship 101: Dealing with triumph & disaster
Posted: October 19, 2011
Hockey has one of the strongest sportsmanship tradition in sports, with teams always lining up to shake hands at the end of a seriesBy Dr. Angus Mugford, Head of Mental Conditioning, Athletic & Personal Development programHow important is a handshake? Why do...
The mentally tough athlete vs. everyone else: Which are you? PART 3
Posted: July 13, 2011
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal don't think they can win, they KNOW they can win.By David da Silva, Mental Conditioning Specialist, Athletic & Personal Development programPart 3 of 3. See here for part 1 and here for part 2.Below you will find a few short...
IPI's Mental Conditioning team works with UGA women's soccer
Posted: August 25, 2010
Alison Levine, M.S. and Team Sport Mental Conditioning Specialist Joshua Lifrak, M.S. recently traveled to Athens, Georgia to help the University of Georgia women's soccer program mentally prepared for the season.They had one trip at the beginning of the preseason...