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The peak experience as it relates to sport

The peak experience as it relates to sport

a philosophic inquiry

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports -- Psychological aspects,
  • Sports -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Virginia Anne Martens.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationx, 306 leaves
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13597293M
    OCLC/WorldCa7333109

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A peak experience is an altered state of consciousness characterized by euphoria, often achieved by self-actualizing individuals. The concept was originally developed by Abraham Maslow inwho describes peak experiences as "rare, exciting, oceanic, deeply moving, exhilarating, elevating experiences that generate an advanced form of perceiving reality, and are even mystic and magical in.

Throughout the chapters, he elucidates his thoughts on what the peak experience is, how it relates to the un-tapped potential of the human mind, and how it can be replicated at will. While this not a "how-to" guidebook, Wilson in his accessible style makes it easy for the reader to begin to feel like it is possible to trigger peak experiences /5(23).

Flow can happen when a person is having a peak experience, but not all instances of flow qualify as peak experiences. Everyday moments such as becoming engrossed in a thrilling book, working on a satisfying project, or enjoying an afternoon game of basketball can all lead to a flow state, but these moments are not necessarily peak experiences.

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool is the book I encourage you to read. Quite simply, it explains in great detail how to continually improve performance in any type of activity.

It also explains what it takes to be the best in the world at whatever you by: A peak experience is a memorable moment of joy that isn't simply about the high of happiness — there's also a feeling of transcendence or spiritual connection associated with it, too.

Jackson, S. Toward a conceptual understanding to the flow experience in elite athletes. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 67, Nideffer, R. Psyched to Win.

Champaign, IL: Leisure Press. Ravizza, K. A subjective study of the athlete's greatest moment in. This is a confilict in the book, "Peak", because the main character, Peak, has to battle the forces of nature to summit Mt.

Everest. The book describes the weather as harsh and unpredictabe. One moment the sky is a brilliant, azure blue, the next, it is grey and snowing like there is no tomorrow. Important Book I try to keep a running list of "important" books that I want my kids to read when they're older.

I'm adding Peak and its story of deliberate practice to the list. The book makes the point that there is no such thing as innate talent (or if there is, it only helps one at /5. This book describes three key principles underlying sustainable peak performance: 1.

Stress + rest = growth. The scientific cycle of growth and development. Develop optimal routines and design your day. Prime yourself for peak performance and daily productivity. Harness the power of purpose.

The power of purpose is a performance enhancer/5. Experience next-level success in your business and life. At this dynamic, three-day, growth-focused event, you’ll be inspired by Brian Buffini and an exclusive group of the industry’s most accomplished professionals.

The Peak Experience is designed to take you to greater levels of success both in your business and life. Buchheit received his doctorate in physiology from the University of Strasbourg in France.

He has published more than peer-reviewed manuscripts, with much of his research focusing on high-intensity interval training. The training tools he has developed include the widely used intermittent fitness test and the running test.

Flow experiences can occur in different ways for different people. Some might experience flow while engaging in a sport such as skiing, tennis, soccer, dancing, or running.

Others might have such an experience while engaged in an activity such as painting, drawing, or writing. Peak Performance illustrates how the means, methods, and habits of elite performers across all disciplines, whether powerlifter or academic, salesperson or artist, are startlingly similar.

More importantly, it focuses on the importance of doing your best and working hard in a sustainable way that doesn’t lead to burnout and unhappiness. DETAILS: Ages: Who: Climbers interested in sharpening skills in the best environment.

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Peak experience, they said, describes the upper limits of joy and positive feeling, whereas peak performance involves optimal functioning.

Thus, peak experience and peak performance are not mutually exclusive, but are described as being separate. The Definitions of Peak Performance Several definitions of peak performance appear in the literature. Classifying these peak experiences under the same umbrella as regular flow is a disservice because it makes the experience of regular flow seem too exotic and more rarefied than it should be.

The experience of flow is still one of the least understood phenomena in sport. And yet it is one of the richest, most memorable experiences an athlete will ever call it a natural high. Others refer to it as being in a zone. Whatever it's called, flow is an elusive and very sought-after psychological state that athletes, coaches, and sport psychologists have tried to understand.

Adversity, challenge, tough times; all experiences that we proclaim sport teaches us how to manage. Well, now is the time to put that experience into action. While we’re talking specifically about dealing with the cancellations, shut-downs, and disruption of life.

Join Brian Buffini Septemberto learn elite strategies for increasing your income & business profit. Overcome barriers & network with other top producers in real estate. Call x 2. Peak experience, peak performance, and flow, which form a central component in this model, are discussed in detail.

Similar and distinctive characteristics of peak moments in sport are then discussed.The extensive scholarly literature about sport and spirituality relates primarily to lived experiences during peak performance. These experiences have been reported by many thousands of athletes, with and without religious affiliations, and are frequently described as spiritual.Peak is a young adult fiction novel by Roland yed in the novel are the physical and emotional challenges that face a fourteen-year-old as he climbs Mount Everest as well as tall buildings in New York City after moving from Wyoming.

Peak won the Author: Roland Smith.