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Creativity as a Developmental Resource in Sport Training Activities

Ludvig J. T. Rasmussen, Lars D. Ostergaard, and Vlad Glaveanu

The Big Idea

Few sport coaches would deny player creativity as an essential component of a winning game performance.  Nor would they deny that facilitating in-game creativity is typically a significant component of practice sessions.  In other words, when creativity is valued it is understood to be an end to be achieved; and it is measured by serendipitous or improvisational performance.

But in this research paper published in the journal, Sport, Education and Society (2017), the authors take a different...

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