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Golfweek's Jeff Rude talks with sports psychologist Dr. Bob Rotella. Hear what Rotella had to say about golf's mental aspect.
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Ever -- I hate to be rude how many of these head cases if you work. Over the years long time to it and. Did you send them yet that it. He worked with a lot of things cases seven when you get a new mold amendment actually go play golf. I can't sleep and you know their roles trying to -- and they're they're obviously you try to win yes. We try to be more consistent now we try to win majors. And the on the bottom line is when people ask me who's got the best mind and I go well which day which we which one which years which home that. And which remark about these days focus. Good. Yeah it is so clear their -- so. Players. Most people couldn't comprehend him. -- -- him when they have what we someone might call for -- don't. -- may have a little doubt it so much better than most people and they think they're peaking right that that's what's hard for those right people understand. ID get him to -- why. Make the medical. It you know and then quiet and a potent was that they value getting -- how -- -- it will hit -- -- -- -- let -- come from him is because that. Interview room at. That's -- -- was partly that's pretty good yeah you're rolling with me hero if it that it power intention. Be here right apartment -- What you intend to be putting it out there. Why are you trying to find words I don't know I'm quoting I'm quoting Wayne Dyer and I'm just seeing your body when he. In your business you never know. -- -- -- -- to do well. Back to dreaming dreaming spit. This is. Lot of what what you mean my dream I mean. What are your ideas for your life right woods wouldn't win when -- imagine what you wanted to do his golf career. What do you see in your wildest imagination. I wanna be a stretch where -- -- it right now what you get. Well first follow through that period but I think and it would just c'mon you're sure if free free stuff. On my mind. Bullet displeasure you work for you try to you know you order in a terrorist and a double right now double maybe triple. -- I mean in your kids actually you're quite helpless to I don't see any talent here's anyone -- -- -- humans hurt you feel like stealing use them hopeless. I can't understand -- -- you look at topic I'm well other people have to especially when it but I. That's the big ego cliche and golf is 90% mental and it's what I read you -- hopelessly in negotiating looking here here. Yeah space and waters and we change right now so the cliche office 9% mental on the rest mental Q what do you think that it -- -- that. Get them from yielded the mental who really -- you tell me you have most of your ideas from new leader you know you can run with you. Think it's regulated what is. Because of its money in your pocket I think a lot of the I think the teams are physical. And when you get it to hurt them pretty good very much -- Partly this is there any. Famous or famous. Men told story you know -- golf teachers they -- at that point for him to. It's his famous thing where they've really helped them to a surface as metal guy work we got to surmount this and sleep at night -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- All the -- -- first ever put put on the spot now. And to make this. 2000 dollars or is gonna lose his -- have to go back to Zimbabwe. As -- fight tournaments left on those winds of -- -- That happens all time. Two weeks later -- like Las Vegas. It's easy. To get a guy to leave after two days and win. The challenge is to get guys. To sustain and we're just easy get someone inspired. Didn't agree to for a short time here. The guys were great but the guys were able to live this day. I mean it's play -- great it would definitely right there. Every minute of every day. When you can take a crummy camera. Yeah and make him look. Just because they hurt. The only trying to bother him just -- as he stands after the war. Quote. But I was here is an expert can -- him out until it -- Q okay thank you have to cover optimistic. Good luck it active.