Who are you, really? The puzzle of personality | Brian Little

What an intriguing group of individuals you are … to a psychologist. (Laughter) I’ve had the opportunity over the last couple of days of listening in on some of your conversations and watching you interact with each other. And I think it’s fair to say, already, that there are 47 people in this audience, at […]

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The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest Moves | Rajiv Maheswaran | TED Talks

My colleagues and I are fascinated by the science of moving dots. So what are these dots? Well, it’s all of us. And we’re moving in our homes, in our offices, as we shop and travel throughout our cities and around the world. And wouldn’t it be great if we could understand all this movement? […]

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Building your inner coach | Brett Ledbetter | TEDxGatewayArch

Translator: Marta Badura Reviewer: Queenie Lee Fifteen coaches, 8,700+ wins, 200+ conference championships and 21 national championships. The past few years, I’ve gone across the country to interview and observe these coaches to figure out what it is they all have in common. And if I had to boil it down to one sentence, it […]

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How I nearly died playing basketball for Gaddafi | Alex Owumi | TEDxBrixton

Translator: Adrienne Lin Reviewer: Denise RQ My name is Alex Owumi. I’m a professional basketball player. The game of basketball has taken me many places all over the world, to different regions, has taught me a lot of fundamentals which made me the man I am today, has taught me to be a great leader […]

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NBA champion’s biggest score for Serbian Youth: Vlade Divac at TEDxViadellaConciliazione

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Tijana Mihajlović Well, I had the most difficult time in my career in 1996, when Los Angeles Lakers traded me to Charlotte Hornets. I felt unwanted. I lost confidence. I felt very bad going to Charlotte and starting playing for them, especially my first ten games. It felt like I’d never […]

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Sport psychology – inside the mind of champion athletes: Martin Hagger at TEDxPerth

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard When we look at Olympic sport, sport at the highest level, there are clearly some athletes who always seem to get it right. For example, Usain Bolt: Olympic 100m, 200m champion, twice over, in the 2008 Beijing Olympics and in the London Olympics. Michael Phelps: the most bemedaled Olympian […]

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