The Study on Sport Psychological Skills and Coping Styles of High-level Wrestling Athletes

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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 241)


With the continuous development of wrestling sports and the gradual improvement of wrestling athletes’ technical level, it is more and more obvious that psychological sport skills and coping style could influence on the result of competition and closely connected with the psychological skill and coping style of their own whether athletes can have excellent performance. However, in the practical study, it is rarely the related research on how psychological sport skills and coping style will affect their performance in regard to high-level wrestling athletes in Sichuan Province. The article makes a research on high-level wrestling athletes in Sichuan Province with the use of literature, questionnaire survey and mathematical method. The results showed that: (1) gender differences exist in the four dimensions of the collective spirit, anxiety, self-confidence, mental preparation in the sport psychology skills; no gender difference exist in attention and motivation; age differences exist in preparation of psychological skills and the collective spirit; sport psychological skill does not exist significant differences during the training period; sports grade differences exist in the collective spirit and self-confidence. (2) 4 dimensions of coping styles have no significant difference in gender; there was a significant difference during the training period in avoidant coping and centralized treatment of coping style; coping style in 4 dimensions no significant grade differences in movement. (3) there is a significant correlation between coping style and psychological sport skills, positive psychological sport skills contributes to the state self-confidence, so we should take positive coping style.


High-level wrestling athletes Sport psychological skill Coping style 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chengdu Sport UniversityChengduPeople’s Republic of China

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