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Gro Jordalen

Worktitle
PhD Candidate
Department
Department of Coaching and Psychology
Phone
+47 23 26 23 51 / +47 997 78 965
E-mail
gro.jordalen@nih.no

Research

Sport Psychology
Motivation
Self-regulation
Expertise

Short biography

Gro has a master degree in Sport Phycology form The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences. The title of her master theses was:  A longitudinal study of well-being, basic psychological need satisfaction, vitality and burnout in marathon runners.

Gro’s PhD project aims at investigating the associations between levels of self-determined motivation and self-regulatory characteristics, and whether these motivational variables influence training load, optimal development, and performance in youth sport participants.

Publications

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