Numbers game can alienate the magicians The elite sporting world can be a number crunchers paradise. The latest gadgets telling coaches that x + y (should) = success. We all know that it rarely works out like that. The advent of excessive number crunching in sport has endangered genius athletes. When I say genius athlete … Continue reading Genius athletes becoming extinct?
There has been a lot of talk about Ronda Rousey’s interview with Ellen DeGeneres in which she admitted she briefly contemplated suicide in the immediate aftermath of her loss to Holly Holm in their recent MMA world title fight. It isn’t surprising. Rousey looked almost possessed in the lead up to the fight. When they … Continue reading Ronda Rousey: too much focus?