This thesis aimed to explore two key objectives with regard to athlete burnout.
The first objective was to examine the extant literature to determine, what is known
about burnout in athlete populations, and what do we still need to know? A second
objective was to extend understanding of burnout as a syndrome, through the
exploration of burnout as a process [continued]...
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy of Loughborough University.