• Welcome to Sport Psychology

    Welcome to the Chair of Sport Psychology. In our research we focus on motivational and volitional aspects of sports and exercise. These are also the main contents of our teaching. If you are interested in our work, please feel free to look around! 

  • The Sport Psychology Lab

    The Sport Psychology Lab is equipped with a diverse set of methods that allow us to address our research questions. If you want to learn more about our lab, then please click on the picture on the left.

  • Mission

    We believe that motivational and volitional processes are the key to understand athletic performance and exercise behavior. We use an interdisciplinary, multi-methods approach  to better understand how these psychological  processes are associated with sports behavior.




Sport Psychology: New Publication

"Exercise in Multiple Sclerosis: Knowing is not enough - The crucial role of intention formation and intention realization" published in the journal Neurology and Therapy.

Sport Psychology: New Publication

New publication on regulatory fit: "Regulatory focus in the interactive sports of badminton and volleyball: A closer look at task framing applications"

Further announcements