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Physiological and biomechanical profile of the athletes competing in a world cup cross country ski relay event
A variety of studies have been conducted which have attempted to relate biomechanical and physiological variables to cross-country skiing performance. These investigations have taken place in different settings including ...
Investigating the effects of visually augmented video feedback on performance of an ice hockey skating skill / by Duncan C. Pike.
The study tested the effects of video replays enhanced with graphic, kinematic feedback on a targeted aspect of the hockey skating stride. A single subject, multiple baseline, across participants design was used. Participants ...
Effects of neuromuscular electrical stimulation of various frequencies and intensities of energy expenditure
The purpose o f this study was to determine the effects o f neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) o f various intensities (25, 50,75, and 100 mA) and frequencies (8, 12,20, 50 Hz) on energy expenditure o f the knee ...
Weight distribution patterns among golfers of different skill levels
The purpose of the study was to determine whether a significant relationship existed between the skill level of golfers and the weight distribution patterns exhibited during the putting stroke. A differential research ...
Tool for measuring self-preserved "pressure" in athletes / by Cheyne A. Sherman. --
The purpose of this study was to develop a practical assessment tool for measuring self-perceived "pressure", a situational variant in athletes. A checklist was developed and in its final form contained 16 items. The ...
Arousal imagery effects on competitive state anxiety and performance of the soccer penalty kick
Study participants: 2 soccer teams in Northwestern Ontario (age 13-18 years).
Monitoring of training and recovery in elite cross-country skiers
The purpose of this investigation was to monitor and assess the training program of elite cross-country skiers over an eight week period in order to develop a comprehensive profile of elite crosscountry skiers. This was ...
A kinematic analysis of the V-style ski jump
The purpose of the study was to identify, describe, and quantify selected kinematic variables associated with the successful performance of the ski jump. Secondly, this study attempted to determine the statistical contribution ...
Relationship of lower limb flexibility, strength, and anthropometric measures to skating speed in varsity hockey players / by Randall W. Reid. --
The purpose of the study was to examine the relationship of flexibility, strength and anthropometric measurements of the lower limbs to the skating speed of hockey players. Seventeen university varsity hockey players ...
Sport in high school : the relationship of athletic participation, gender differences, and academic stream to self-esteem, academic achievement, and educational aspiration
The purpose of this study was to examine the interaction effects of athletic participation, gender, and academic stream with self-esteem, academic achievement, and educational aspiration. The sample (n=341) was drawn ...