Competitive anxiety has been defined as 'a specific negative emotional response occuring when a performer appraises competitive stressors as uncertain threats, with this response including such symptoms as worry along with a heightened perception of physiological arousal'.
|Title of host publication||Coping and emotion in sport|
|Editors||R. Neil, S. Mellalieu, S. Hanton|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publisher||Taylor & Francis|
|Number of pages||24|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|