In this episode, I discuss the placebo effect and how this phenomenon shows up in endurance sport. I discuss how the understanding of this concept is of use for both athletes and coaches alike.
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The Placebo Effect and its Role in Endurance Sport Written Post:
1. Bérdi M, Köteles F, Szabó A, Bárdos G. Placebo effects in sport and exercise: a meta-analysis. European Journal of Mental Health. 2011 Dec 1;6(2):196.
2. Roelands B, Hurst P. The Placebo Effect in Sport: How Practitioners Can Inject Words to Improve Performance. International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 2020 Jun 3;15(6):765-6.
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