Dr Ross Roberts

Senior Lecturer in Sport & Exercise Psychology

  1. 2018
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Influence of vitamin D supplementation by sunlight or oral D3 on exercise performance

    Carswell, A., Oliver, S., Wentz, L., Kashi, D., Roberts, R., Tang, J., Izard, R. M., Jackson, S., Allan, D., Rhodes, L., Fraser, W., Greeves, J. P. & Walsh, N., 30 Jul 2018, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    The Benefit of Punishment Sensitivity On Motor Performance Under Pressure

    Manley, H., Beattie, S., Roberts, R., Lawrence, G. & Hardy, L., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Personality. 86, 3, p. 339-352

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    High heart rate reactors display greater decreases in tear SIgA concentration following a novel acute stressor

    Hanstock, H., Edwards, J., Roberts, R. & Walsh, N., Mar 2018, In : Biological Psychology. 133, March, p. 85-88

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Accepted/In press

    When the going gets tough, who gets going? An examination of the relationship between narcissism, effort and performance

    Roberts, R., Cooke, A., Woodman, T., Hupfeld, H., Barwood, C. & Manley, H., 5 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Anxiety and perceived psychological stress play an important role in the immune response after exercise

    Edwards, J., Walsh, N., Diment, B. & Roberts, R., Jan 2018, In : Exercise Immunology Review. 24

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    I’ll get there because I’m great, or am I? Narcissistic Vulnerability Moderates the Narcissistic Grandiosity – Goal Persistence Relationship

    Manley, H., Roberts, R., Beattie, S. & Woodman, T., Jan 2018, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 120, 1, p. 65-74

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 2017
  9. Published

    Psychological skills and “the Paras”: The indirect effects of psychological skills on endurance

    Arthur, R., Fitzwater, J., Roberts, R., Hardy, J. & Arthur, C., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. 29, 4, p. 449-465

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    The darker side of personality: Narcissism predicts moral disengagement and antisocial behavior in sport

    Jones, B., Woodman, T., Barlow, M. & Roberts, R., 30 Jun 2017, In : Sport Psychologist. 31, 2, p. 109-116

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    The moderating role of narcissism on the reciprocal relationship between self-efficacy and performance

    Beattie, S., Dempsey, C., Roberts, R., Woodman, T. & Cooke, A., May 2017, In : Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology. 6, 2, p. 199-214

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Kinesthetic imagery provides additive benefits to internal visual imagery on slalom task performance

    Callow, N., Jiang, D., Roberts, R. & Edwards, M., Feb 2017, In : Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. 39, 1, p. 81-86

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Pass Me the ball: Narcissism in performance settings

    Roberts, R., Woodman, T. & Sedikides, C., 25 Jan 2017, In : International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. 2016
  15. Published

    Personality and group functioning: Managing a Narcissist's ego (Chapter 6)

    Dempsey, C., Ong, C. W., Woodman, T. & Roberts, R. J., 17 Jun 2016, Applied Sport & Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. Cotterill, S., Weston, N. & Breslin, G. (eds.). 2016 ed. Wiley

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. Published

    Revisiting the Exercise Imagery and Exercise Dependence Relationship

    Divine, A., Roberts, R. & Hall, C., 27 Apr 2016, In : International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    The Leader Ship is Sinking: A Temporal Investigation of Narcissistic Leadership

    Ong, C. W., Roberts, R., Arthur, C., Woodman, T. & Akehurst, S., Apr 2016, In : Journal of Personality. 84, 2, p. 237-247

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2015
  19. Published

    Contemporary personality perspectives in sport psychology

    Woodman, T. & Roberts, R. J., 9 Mar 2015, Contemporary Advances in Sport Psychology: A Review. Mellalieu, S. & Hanton, S. (eds.). 2015 ed. Routledge, p. 1-27

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  20. 2014
  21. Published

    Not all players are equally motivated: The role of narcissism.

    Roberts, R. J., Woodman, T., Lofthouse, S. & Williams, L., 15 Dec 2014, In : European Journal of Sport Science. 15, 6, p. 536-542

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Personality and performance: Beyone the Big 5

    Roberts, R. J., Woodman, T., Schinke, R. J. (ed.), McGannon, K. R. (ed.) & Smith, B. (ed.), 19 Nov 2014, International handbook of sport psychology. 2016 ed. Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. 2013
  24. Published

    Performance improvements from imagery: evidence that internal visual imagery is superior to external visual imagery for slalom performance

    Callow, N., Roberts, R. J., Hardy, L. J., Jiang, D. & Edwards, M. G., 21 Oct 2013, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 7

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Watch me if you can: imagery ability moderates observational learning effectiveness

    Roberts, R. J., Lawrence, G. P., Callow, N. & Roberts, R., 5 Sep 2013, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 7

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Perfectionism and the 'Yips': An Initial Investigation

    Roberts, R. J., Rotherham, M., Maynard, I., Thomas, O. & Woodman, T., 1 Mar 2013, In : Sport Psychologist. 27, 1, p. 53-61

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. 2012
  28. Published

    Psychological Skills Do Not Always Help Performance: The Moderating Role of Narcissism

    Roberts, R. J., Woodman, T., Hardy, L. J., Davis, L. & Wallace, H. M., 2 Oct 2012, In : Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. 25, 3, p. 316-325

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Physiological and Psychological Illness Symptoms at High Altitude and Their Relationship With Acute Mountain Sickness: A Prospective Cohort Study

    Hardy, L. J., Arthur, C. A., Roberts, R. J., Oliver, S. J., Sanders, S. J., Williams, C. J., Smith, Z. A., Lloyd-Davies E.*, N. V., Roberts, R., Arthur, C., Hardy, L. & Macdonald, J. H., 1 Jul 2012, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 19, 4, p. 210-219

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Visual imagery perspectives and preference: Conceptualization and measurement

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N. & Roberts, R., 1 Jan 2012, In : Journal of Mental Imagery. 36, p. 31-39

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 2011
  32. Published

    There Is an “I“ in TEAM: Narcissism and Social Loafing

    Woodman, T., Roberts, R. J., Hardy, L. J., Callow, N. & Rogers, C. H., 1 Jun 2011, In : Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport. 82, 2, p. 285-290

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2010
  34. Published

    Coach education related to the delivery of imagery: two interventions.

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N., Roberts, R., Bringer, J. & Langan, E., 1 Sep 2010, In : Sport Psychologist. 24, 3, p. 277-299

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Interactive effects of different visual imagery perspectives and narcissism on motor performance.

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N., Hardy, L. J., Woodman, T. & Thomas, L., 1 Aug 2010, In : Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. 32, 4, p. 499-517

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    Imagery research: an investigation of three issues.

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N. & Roberts, R., 1 Jul 2010, In : Psychology of Sport and Exercise. 11, 4, p. 325-329

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Putts that get missed on the right: Investigating lateralized attentional biases and the nature of putting errors in golf.

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R. & Turnbull, O. H., 12 Feb 2010, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 28, 4, p. 369-374

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Test performance strategies (TOPS): Instrument refinement using confirmatory factor analysis.

    Roberts, R. J., Hardy, L. J., Hardy, L., Roberts, R., Thomas, P. R. & Murphy, S. M., 1 Jan 2010, In : Psychology of Sport and Exercise. 11, 1, p. 27-35

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2009
  40. Published

    Awareness and Motivation to Change Negative Self-Talk.

    Hardy, J. T., Hardy, L. J., Roberts, R. J., Hardy, J., Roberts, R. & Hardy, L., 1 Dec 2009, In : Sport Psychologist. 23, 4, p. 435-450

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Coaches’ use of imagery with their athletes: Two interventions

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N., Bringer, J. & Langan, E., 1 Jan 2009

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  42. Published

    Examining the (potential) role of imagery in the pseudoneglect-motor performance relationship.

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Turnbull, O. H. & Brett, R., 1 Jan 2009

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  43. Published

    Interactive effects of different visual imagery perspectives and narcissism on motor performance.

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R. & Thomas, L., 1 Jan 2009

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  44. 2008
  45. Published

    Imagery perspectives and modalities: An investigation of three issues

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R. & Callow, N., 1 Jul 2008

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  46. Published

    Movement imagery ability: Development and assessment of a revised version of the vividness of movement imagery questionnaire.

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N., Hardy, L., Markland, D. A. & Bringer, J., 1 Apr 2008, In : Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology. 30, 2, p. 200-221

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Imagery research 2003-2007: Bangor and SCW collaborations

    Roberts, R. J. & Roberts, R., 13 Feb 2008

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  48. Published

    Visual imagery perspective issues: An update

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R. & Callow, N., 1 Jan 2008

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  49. 2007
  50. Published

    Interactive effects of different visual imagery perspectives and narcissism on motor performance

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N., Hardy, L. & Woodman, T., 1 Jan 2007

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  51. Published

    Investigating the role of personality in the effects of different visual imagery perspectives on performance

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N. & Hardy, L., 1 Jan 2007

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  52. Published

    Movement imagery ability: Measurement, Perspectives and modalities

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N., Hardy, L., Markland, D. & Bringer, J., 1 Jan 2007

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  53. 2006
  54. Published

    Effects of dynamic and static imagery on vividness of imagery, skiing performance and confidence.

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N., Roberts, R. & Fawkes, J. Z., 1 Feb 2006, In : Journal of Imagery Research in Sport and Physical Activity. 1, 1, p. Article 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Measuring imagery ability: The vividness of movement imagery questionnaire – 2

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N., Markland, D., Hardy, L. & Bringer, J., 1 Jan 2006

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  56. 2005
  57. Published

    Effects of different visual imagery perspectives on the performance of tasks where line is important

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R., Callow, N. & Hardy, L., 1 Jan 2005

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  58. Published

    The relationship between imagery, anxiety, and performance in Gaelic footballers

    Roberts, R. J., Callow, N., Roberts, R. & Davis, J. P., 1 Jan 2005

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  59. 2003
  60. Published

    The effects of motivational imagery on physical performance and RPE in a controlled sport setting

    Roberts, R. J., Roberts, R. & Callow, N., 1 Jan 2003

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper