Talent vs Training: Are You BORN An Athlete Or Can You TRAIN To Become One?

Is athletic success contingent upon our genetic predisposition? Or is training and discipline the true differentiator of skill and mastery? We often think that a mix of both nature and nurture in a craft builds expertise, however, new studies show that it is an athlete’s “trainability” that best leads to success.

Watch the video by TheRichest below for more information about the roles that talent, training, and trainability play in athletic achievement.

Monica Lee

Monica Lee serves as USTA's Media and Technology Specialist. She built Knowledge Central to help expand USTA's educational programs and make professional resources more accessible to all.

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