Mindsets in Youth Sport


Formal title

Mindsets in Youth Sport – the coach’s role for athletes’ resilience and belief in sport abilities


The purpose of the project is to investigate how coaches can establish a climate that promotes athletes’ resilience and belief in sport abilities.


Initially there will be a national survey of coaches mindsets in Norwegian sport. In the main part an mindset-intervention will be developed, rooted in mindset theory and other relevant sport literature, and then implemented as part of a coach education program.


Results are published on a continuous basis.