25 Crazy Superstitions Athletes Really Have
We all have our little rituals that we perform every day because we thing it will bring us good luck. Whether it is associated with putting ...
We all have our little rituals that we perform every day because we thing it will bring us good luck. Whether it is associated with putting our clothes on, eating, getting ready for a date, studying, or playing computer games, we all have our little quirks and routines that we always follow. However, there are people who take this obsession with rituals and superstitions to another level: athletes. No matter what sport discipline it is, you can be sure there are people who have their quirks and habits they always adhere to. And you will be surprised to see how bizarre and crazy some of these little superstitions can actually be. In fact, some of them are not too far from what would be scientifically described as symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder, a mental disorder where people feel urgent need to perform their daily rituals, check things repeatedly, etc. To show you how unusual some of these rituals are that real sportsmen have had, we took a closer look at this strange phenomenon and compiled a list with 25 Crazy Superstitions Athletes Really Have. From peeing on hands and sleeping in opponents’ shorts to clipping fingernails during time-outs, here are 25 Crazy Superstitions Athletes Really Have.
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