The Inner Game of Tennis

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Bantam Books, 1988 - Sports & Recreation - 178 pages
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The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning. Now available in a revised paperback edition, this classic bestseller can change the way the game of tennis is played.


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Simple writing, deep & practical philosophy - Goodreads
The writing wasn't stellar but readable. - Goodreads
Lends insight on the body's natural way of learning. - Goodreads
This book gives good advice. - Goodreads
Gave some really practical tips I could relate to - Goodreads
crappy book, only one or two decent insights. - Goodreads

Review: The Inner Game of Tennis: The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance

User Review  - Sanjay Varma - Goodreads

A rare book that explains very abstract concepts of mind, will, and focus in a way that most people can easily grasp. And then succeeds in offering practical advice for how to apply this to the game of tennis. Read full review

Review: The Inner Game of Tennis: The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance

User Review  - Tigran Mamikonian - Goodreads

The Inner Game of Tennis by Tim Galloway is one of the best book I've ever read. Tim wrote this book in 70s and since then this book became classics, it even kicked off new profession - coaching… The ... Read full review

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Contents

Getting It Together
17
Master Tips
69
Practical Applications of InnerGame Learning
85
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

W. Timothy Gallwey has been called the catalyst for the era of sports psychology. Since the publication of Inner Game books on tennis,
golf, and skiing, "inner skills are considered to be as important as technical skills by athletes and coaches. Gallwey is now a sought-after
speaker and seminar designer. He lives in Agoura Hills, California.
Dr. Robert Kriegel, a former all-American athlete, has coached both Olympic and professional athletes. The New York Times said his work "spurred a revolution in performance practices. He is now a commentator on ESPN for the U.S. Professional Ski Team and on National Public Radio's Marketplace program and has recently done two specials for PBS.

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