Posts Tagged ‘mental game’

Something weird happened to me at practice that got me thinking about self-talk and the ways we sabotage ourselves. It was a simple line drill, toward the end of practice.¬†One line’s the jammer, one line’s the blocker, etc. But my first thought was, “I can’t do this. I don’t want to do this.” Really, brain? […]

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File under: Impossible advice. This morning, I horned in on a Twitter conversation about Rose City’s upcoming home team draft. Draft was for me, without an instant of doubt, the most stressful event of my roller derby career. Worse than tryouts. Worse than getting skates stolen. Worse than any championship game. I have the feeling […]

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