"There is no way my brain is just a hard drive from a computer" - A conversation with Alex
Alex Lascu is a researcher and cricket coach from Australia. She has dual Bachelor's degrees (Exercise Science & Psychology) from the University of Queensland and is now studying a PhD at the University of Canberra. Alex is passionate about the pursuit of research in sport, focusing on talent development of female cricketers.
In this conversation we explore some of Alex's thoughts about coaching and athlete development in cricket as well as delving into some of the really interesting findings of her research.
In this conversation we cover the following...
Alex's approach to assessing the level of variability in practice sessions
Why here PhD supervisors can't believe the fact that the practices she studied are all exactly the same
Her thoughts on the role of emotions in the creation of learning environments