Essays about: "Athlete"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 79 essays containing the word Athlete.

  1. 1. Finnish Olympic Athletes’ Perceptions of Sponsorship and Value Creation – a cross-sectional study on Finnish Olympic athletes’ perceptions of sponsorship and how they create value for their sponsors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Mathias Heinonen; [2020-07-22]
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    Abstract : Sponsorship of athletes is rarely researched from the point of view of the athlete. This thesis,thus, investigates Finnish Olympic athletes’ perceptions of sponsorship and how athletes createvalue for their sponsors. The research takes a qualitative approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. Safety solution for the powerlifting squat : Improving the safety for lifters and spotters in competition

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Magnus Wikström; [2020]
    Keywords : Industrial Design Engineering; User Experience; Ergonomics; Product Development; Safety; Powerlifting; Squat; Teknisk Design; Användarupplevelse; Ergonomi; Produktutveckling; Säkerhet; Styrkelyft; Knäböj;

    Abstract : In powerlifting the athletes compete to lift as much weight as possible in the squat, bench press and deadlift, pushing their bodies to extreme levels of strength. When lifting heavy weights, safety becomes an important concern, especially where the lifters can get injured by the barbell if a lift is unsuccessful. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Pathway to Sporting Excellence in Swedish Table Tennis : A Holistic Ecological Case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Michaela Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : holistic ecological approach; talent development; table tennis;

    Abstract : The holistic ecological approach (HEA) suggests that athlete’s talent development is influenced by the environment in which the athlete is embedded, and that some environments are more successful in facilitating athlete’s junior to senior transition. This study uses the HEA and the two working models to examine one effective talent development environment in Swedish table tennis. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cristiano Ronaldwho?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christopher Kewenter; Victor Grundén; Isak Söderlund Schulz; [2020]
    Keywords : Esport; Esports athletes; esport fans; athlete branding; sports marketing; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Titel: Cristiano Ronaldwho? En kvalitativ studie om esportatleter, de nya sportstjärnorna Seminariedatum: 2020-06-04 Ämne/kurs: FEKH29, Examensarbete kandidatnivå i marknadsföring, 15 högskolepoäng Författare: Victor Grundén, Christopher Kewenter och Isak Söderlund Schulz Handledare: Peter Svensson Fem nyckelord: Esport, esportatleter, esportfans, athlete branding och sports marketing Syfte: Huvudsyftet är att undersöka eventuella modifikationer och tillägg gällande den mest vedertagna athlete branding modellen inom traditionell sport. Detta uppnås genom två delsyften: (1) Undersökning av särdrag gällande esportatleter & deras fans, (2) undersökning av särdrag gällande esport. READ MORE

  5. 5. Myocardial performance index in female endurance trained middle-aged women

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Agnes Liljeberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Athete s heart ; Echocardiography; endurance training; female athlete; myocardial performance index; spectral analysis;

    Abstract : Intensiv och regelbunden fysisk träning ökar syrebehovet till hjärtat. Det är ett känt faktum att detta leder till mekaniska och morfologiska förändringar i hjärtat, vilket har resulterat i uttrycket ”idrottshjärta”. READ MORE