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Center for Sport and Performance Psychology featured in 'Runner's World'

Article focuses on overcoming mental challenges while running.

Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release, 7-26-2013

Mankato, Minn. -- Minnesota State University, Mankato's Center for Sport and Performance Psychology was featured in a June 17, 2013 article in "Runner's World" tips on how to overcome mental challenges while running.

Cindra Kamphoff, director of the Center for Sport and Performance Psychology and a faculty member at Minnesota State Mankato, was interviewed for the article, which can be read at this link.

The Center for Sport and Performance Psychology at Minnesota State Mankato works with athletes, exercisers, coaches, artists and professionals to help them gain the confidence and motivation they need to overcome barriers, refine their focus and prepare to face challenges at any level. The Center helps people of all ages and abilities define what success means to them, and then gives them the tools they need to achieve that success.

The Center for Sport and Performance Psychology works to enhance people’s performance in the following areas: sport, performing arts, wellness/exercise, business/public speaking, injury recovery/rehabilitation.

For more information, call the center at 507-389-1230, or send an email to

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 15,413 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, which comprises 31 state institutions.

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