Essays about: "Crossfit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the word Crossfit.

  1. 1. Community-based Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation in the Sport industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Tobias Martetschlaeger; Luka Paravinja; [2017]
    Keywords : community; entrepreneurial process; professional-user entrepreneur; community-based entrepreneurship; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper attempts to extend the knowledge in entrepreneurial theory, through the expansion of traditional concepts for entrepreneurial processes, to identify a new phenomenon in new venture creation. In combination with previous research on entrepreneurial processes, creation theory, user entrepreneurs and community-driven innovation in the sport industry, the study will focus on a single in-depth case study, conducted on a new venture in the CrossFit industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Be More Human - An Anthropological Analysis of Subject Formation in a Late Modern Crossfit Community

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Wiktor Hansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Anthropology; Crossfit; Body; Pain; Material Anthropology; Cultural Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This article explores the ideals and motivations behind the increasingly popular physical practice of Crossfit. Through an analysis of data collected through interviews, observation and deep hanging out (and working out) this article attempts to thicken the conventional analysis of lifestyle practices sin late modern capitalism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hanging installation which strengthens a business' image

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Barrett Sauter; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this project is to use the tools and methods used when developing a product to develop a large hanging installation for a business wishing to strengthen their identity. The business is that of a local gym, Crossfit Walleye. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does one repetition maximun in clean correlate with 20 meter sprint and countermovement jump?

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Hälsa och idrott

    Author : Sivertsson Sofie; [2016]
    Keywords : Crossfit; clean; jump; sprint;

    Abstract : Background: Crossfit is a high-volume training form and is popular among society and military communities because of its metabolic and physical challenging conditioning program. Crossfit includes both aerobic and anaerobic training and performers of Crossfit use all three different metabolic pathways, the phosphagen system, glycolysis and oxidative system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of Back Squat Post Activation PotentiationProtocol on 30 Meter Sprint Performance : Amongst male Crossfit athletes

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Viktoria Stefanescu; [2016]
    Keywords : Crossfit; Post Activation Potentiation; PAP; Back Squat; 1RM; Sprint Performance;

    Abstract : Background: Post activation potentiation (PAP) is an increased muscular performance thatoccurs after maximal voluntary contraction. Previous studies have shown a significantincrease in explosive movements, such as sprint and jump performance, as an effect ofthese maximal contractions. READ MORE