relationship between mental skills and interpretation competetive anxeity in khuzestan men elite athletes
The purpose of this research was to examine the relationship between mental skills and interpretation of competetive anxeity in men elite athletes of khuzestan. The method of research was descriptive. The sample was 200 (individual a team sports) men elite athletes that selectect by purposefull and complected the OMSAT-3 ( salmela et al, 2001 ) and CSAI-2 ( martenz et al,1990). The validity of queslionnaire were obetained relaatirely (r= 0.75, r= 0.75). Descriptive Sststistic and person correlation, multivariate resgression and independent t used for analyzing data. Analyzing the Perposed hypo Theses at the p<0.05 showsd That som of mental skills, like as gool setting with Competitive anxeity direction (0.02), stress reaction with Somatic anxeity Driection (0.001), imagery with cognitive (0.002), Somatic anxeity Dierction (0.03) and Sehf- confidence anxeity direction (0.001) hed significant relationship. Also Same of mental Skills such as Commitment, relaxation and Competition Planning hed not significant relationship with anxeity driction. In addition some of mental Skills like as gool setting, Stress reaction, focusing and imagery were Predictire of athletes interpretation Cognitive and self- confidence as facililative to Their Performance.
Keyword: mental skills, interpretation competetive anxeity, men elite athletes, individual a team sports.