How to stay calm under pressure
Lesson by Noa Kageyama and Pen-Pen Chen
Animation by Olesya Shchukina
Your favorite athlete closes in for a win; the crowd holds its breath, and at the crucial moment ... she misses the shot. That competitor just experienced the phenomenon known as “choking,” where despite months, even years, of practice, a person fails right when it matters most. Why does this happen, and what can we do to avoid it?

Animation video for TED-Ed.
Educator Noa Kageyama, Pen-Pen Chen
Director Olesya Shchukina
Script Editor Emma Bryce
Animator Olesya Shchukina
Designer Olesya Shchukina
Storyboard Artist Olesya Shchukina
Composer Stephen LaRosa
Associate Producer Bethany Cutmore-Scott, Elizabeth Cox
Content Producer Gerta Xhelo
Editorial Producer Alex Rosenthal
Narrator Pen-Pen Chen
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