Fredrik Weibull

Fredrik Weibull

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences
Doctoral Researcher

Contact details

School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

PhD Title: Exercise imagery

Supervisors: Dr Jennifer Cumming and Dr Victoria Burns

Fredrik Weibull is a Doctoral researcher at the University of Birmingham.


Fredrik Weibull studied Sport Science (major in Sport Psychology) at the University of Halmstad, Sweden. He then lectured at the University of Halmstad and worked as a Sport Psychology Consultant in Sports and Business in Sweden before starting his PhD at University of Birmingham.


Research group: Birmingham research in imagery and observation (BRIO) group

Exercise imagery, imagery ability

Other activities

President of The European Network of Young Specialists in Sport Psychology (ENYSSP; 2011-2015

I co-own a company (delivering imagery programs and imagery workshops in business and sports) 2007-


Weibull, F., Cumming, J., Cooley, S. J., Williams, S. E., & Burns, V. E. (2014). Walk this Way: A Brief Exercise Imagery Intervention Increases Barrier Self-Efficacy in Women. Current Psychology. doi:10.1007/s12144-014-9271-0

Williams, S.E., Cooley, S.J., Newell, E., Weibull, F., & Cumming, J. Seeing the Difference: Developing Effective Imagery Scripts for Athletes. Journal of Sport Psychology in Action, 4 2 109-121

Stambulova, N., Franck, A., & Weibull, F. (2012). Assessment of the transition from junior to senior sports in Swedish athletes. International Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology, 10 (2), 1-17.

Weibull, F., Wallsbeck, M., & Almgren A. (2012). Träna tanken - en bok om mentala föreställningar i idrotten. Stockholm: SISU idrottsböcker.