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On the utility of deliberate practice: Predicting performance in ultra-endurance triathletes from training indices
The theory of deliberate practice (Ericsson, Krampe, & Tesch-Romer 1993) and the principle of specificity maintain that specific forms of training (i.e., deliberate practice) are the most beneficial to performance improvements. ...
An Appraisal of Athlete Development Models Through Citation Network Analysis
Background and purpose A number of models have been proposed to help explain how athletes develop in sport. However, minimal research has attempted to examine the prominence and interconnectivity of the athlete development ...