Over the years, my husband and I came to realize the importance of two words before any competition performance (or any performance, for that matter). The words work for your own athletes and are a good thing to say to anyone right before their performance. Those two words are Have fun! I remember reading in a book a number of years ago that athletes perform best if they don’t think too much and just stay out of their heads. After all their training, muscular memory will take over anyway.
Here’s a word-art freebie related to this Friday’s blog post on competition and performing.To download word art, click here, then right click on the image and choose “Save Picture As . . .”