The Inner Game of Tennis

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The Inner Game of Tennis

The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance

By W. Timothy Gallwey; Pete Carroll (Foreword by); Zach Kleinman (Preface by)

Random House Trade, Paperback, 9780679778318, 160pp.

Publication Date: May 27, 1997


The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning. Now available in a revised paperback edition, this classic bestseller can change the way the game of tennis is played.

About the Author
W. Timothy Gallwey has been called the catalyst for the era of sports psychology. Since the publication of Inner Game books on tennis,
golf, and skiing, " inner skills are considered to be as important as technical skills by athletes and coaches. Gallwey is now a sought-after
speaker and seminar designer. He lives in Agoura Hills, California.
Dr. Robert Kriegel, a former all-American athlete, has coached both Olympic and professional athletes. The New York Times said his work " spurred a revolution in performance practices.    He is now a commentator on ESPN for the U.S. Professional Ski Team and on National Public Radio's Marketplace program and has recently done two specials for PBS.

Pete Carroll is head coach of the USC Trojans football team. His teams have won seven consecutive Pac-10 conference titles, three consecutive Rose Bowls, and two national championships. Carroll is also known for his charity work. He lives in Los Angeles.