Motivational and the Development of Excellence in Young Athletes



Place: NIH, Aud A

Formal title

Development of Excellence in Young Norwegian Athletes The Importance of Self-Determined Motivation and Self-Regulated Behaviors


The 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.


Data will be collected quantitatively and qualitatively using cross-sectional and longitudinal designs by means of surveys and logs.


Results will be published continuously.

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