Mental toughness and attitudes to risk-taking

Lee Crust, Richard KEEGAN

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    Abstract

    This paper tested the relationship between mental toughness and attitudes towards risk-taking in undergraduate student athletes attending two Universities in the North of England. A sample of 69 men (M age = 22.2. years, s= 5.28) and 36 women (M age = 24.6. years, s= 7.67) participated and ranged from club to national level in a variety of sports. Participants gave informed consent before completing questionnaires to assess mental toughness and attitudes towards risk.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)164-168
    Number of pages5
    JournalPersonality and Individual Differences
    Volume49
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2010

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