ABCbodybuilding - View Single Post - Competition—the Struggle for Excellence or Victory?
View Single Post
  #6  
Old 06-09-2006, 09:53 PM
Venom's Avatar
Venom Venom is offline
Venom is training, researching, or talking on ABC
Vice President Abcbodybuilding.com
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: The Pain Zone
Posts: 19,500
Default Re: Competition—the Struggle for Excellence or Victory?

If anyone disagrees that competition is not innate, then please let me know.

Otherwise...

Seeing that competition must be learned, and has not only been learned, but is engrained in the American Society, it would be helpful to understand the usefulness of competition, in order to assess whether Americans should consider abandoning their past time “obsession”.

For those that have read my articles on goal orientations and intrinsic motivation, this will look familar to you. Otherwise, I would advise reading them in JHR.

I'll post more in a bit.
__________________
Gabriel "Venom" Wilson, Ph.D. Nutritional Sciences
B.S. (Hons) & M.S. in Kinesiology, CSCS
Vice President, ABCbodybuilding
Co-Editor. of JHR

Venom@abcbodybuilding.com
Bible Studies
Click Here to Support the Future of Bodybuilding!


Matthew 7:20
And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.
Reply With Quote