Mind of a Champion: How to be mentally prepared for the big event!

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Learn the mental skills that Olympic and professional athletes use when preparing to have personal best performances in the biggest event of their lives!

Category: Mental Game
Level: Open to All. NOTE: Preference will be give to previous participants (at any level) in The Inner Game of Agility 101.
Class Length: 2.5 weeks
Start Date: February 18, 2013
Registration Closed: March 4, 2013 @ 9 pm Eastern

Tuition:
Number of Working Spots: 40
Number of Auditing Spots: N/A
Number of Observing Members: unlimited

Course Description

Mind of a Champion :: Keats

Learn the mental skills that Olympic and professional athletes use when preparing to have personal best performances in the biggest event of their lives!

You’ve put in the time, the training, your heart and soul. Your dog and you are ready for the big weekend. But are you? It has been said that 90% of performance is the mental game. There are specific skills you can use leading up to and at a big event to control your nerves, stay focused, let go of distractions and and deal with less than ideal circumstances. Learn the specific mental game steps, skills and thought processes to use in preparation for having a great performance at the big event!


Course Structure, Requirements & Equipment

Categories: Mental Game

Level : Open to All
(PLEASE NOTE: Preference will be give to previous participants (at any level) in The Inner Game of Agility 101.)


Course Length:

2.5 weeks (information/classroom available in read-only mode for students for 6 months after completion of course)

Course Structure:

  • four video and/or audio classes
  • four written assignments
  • mental homework
  • forum participation
  • Discussion with other students (working and auditing) in the Class Forum as well as access to the general AU forums.
  • Access to Class Chat
  • Access to Faculty Office Hours

Equipment needed:

  • (working participants only): Internet access.
  • Space required (working participants only): N/A
    Office Hours: No


Course Participation & Tuition Levels

Type of participation:

  • Working (posts responses to written assignments, posts videos of sequences, gets instructor feedback to all of these as well as answers to any questions posted, can actively participate in forum, chat and office hours) Limit: 40
  • Auditing (can view and read all videos/assignments/posts from instructor and working students, will get instructor answers to course-specific questions posted, can actively participate in class forum, chat and office hours) Limit: N/A
  • Observing (has read-only and view-only access to the class forum, chat and office hours, cannot post or ask questions). Limit: Unlimited

Tuition:

  • Working: $109 USD
  • Auditing: N/A
  • Observing: $89 USD