Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
STEM and Professional Studies
Ritz, John M.
To answer this problem the following objectives were established: 1. To determine the influence that the athlete's home environment had on their athletic development; 2. To determine the influence their coaches had on their athletic development; 3. To determine the influence their athletic environment had on their commitment to excel at the international level.
James, Kelli, "A Study to Determine the Major Influences on Elite Athletes Development" (1994). OTS Master's Level Projects & Papers. 360.