(updated March, 2017)

Perception, Cognition, and Decision Training: The Quiet Eye in Action (2007)

Read about the research foundations of the quiet eye and quiet eye training. http://www.humankinetics.com

The Quiet Eye (QE) and Quiet Eye Training (QET) have emerged as major discoveries.

Two meta-analyses provide an overview of research studies completed to data, and measures of the strength of the QE and QET.

Lebeau, J. C., Liu, S., Saenz-Moncaleano, C., Sanduvete-Chaves, S., Chacon-Moscoso, S., Becker, B. J., & Tenenbaum, G. (2016). Quiet Eye and Performance in Sport: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychoogy, 1-61.

Mann, D. T., Williams, A. M., Ward, P., & Janelle, C. M. (2007). Perceptual-cognitive expertise in sport: a meta-analysis. Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 29(4), 457-478.

Quiet Eye Training (QET) has proven to be successful in many sports. For an overview see:

Wilson, M., Causer, J., & Vickers, J. N. (2015). Aiming for excellence: The quiet eye as a characteristic of expertise. In J. Baker & D. Farrow (Eds.), Routledge Handbook of Expertise (pp. 22-37). New York, NY: Routledge.


Most papers are available on the free website, Research Gate, https://www.researchgate.net/