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Authentic Athletics: Unveiling Personal Fulfillment in Sports Through the Lens of Positive Psychology

In the realm of sports psychology, understanding the intricate relationship between identity, well-being, and performance is crucial. Eudaimonic identity theory offers a unique perspective, emphasizing the pursuit of self-realization and flourishing. This theory suggests that individuals strive for authenticity and fulfillment through activities that align with their true selves. When applied to sports, it unveils a deeper understanding of how athletes can experience personal growth and express who they are through their sport.