Essays about: "Elite Sports"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words Elite Sports.

  1. 1. ”Hand reach star excursion balance test” : Assessment of dynamic functional mobility in female elite team gymnasts in relation to overuse injuries

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för hälsovetenskap

    Author : Åsa Bocké; [2020]
    Keywords : adolescents; functional tests; injury prevalence; movement screening;

    Abstract : Background Clinical usable assessment methods to quantify mobility, balance, stability and postural control functions together in a full kinetic chain movement are sparse. Normative data of such dynamic functions in different group of athletes are  still lacking and therefore the relationship between dynamic functional mobility and overuse injuries are also unknown. READ MORE

  2. 2. Usability of sport arenas. A multiple case study of Olympia and Helsingborg Arena.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Güncel Ömer; [2020]
    Keywords : usability; sport arenas; stakeholders; activity; accessibility; priority; localization;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to analyze the usability phenomena of sport arenas and what values it brings to different stakeholders. The thesis is a multiple case study of Olympia and Helsingborg Arena in Helsingborg city. Both arenas are built and owned by the municipality and are used for sports and entertainment purposes of various themes. READ MORE

  3. 3. The correlation between injury prevalence, training load and cardiovascular capacity in adolescent handball players

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

    Author : Andersson Martin; [2019]
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    Abstract : Background: Today, sport specific high school educations is a common alternative for students applying for educations. The majority of the larger cities in Sweden has this option for adolescent athletes, allowing them to start their journey towards the elite in an early age. READ MORE

  4. 4. Performance and knowledge related to the menstrual cycle within Swedish elite sports : From the athletes’ point of view

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Linda Dupree; [2019]
    Keywords : menstrual cycle; performance; sports performance; female athletes; contraceptives; knowledge;

    Abstract : Aim The overall aim was to investigate Swedish elite athlete’s perceptions about the effects of the menstrual cycle on sports performance. The research questions applied was: 1. How do elite athletes perceive the effects of the menstrual cycle on performance, and do they adjust training or competition accordingly? 2. READ MORE

  5. 5. Winning without scoring on the field - How management accounting shapes the modern elite football club

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Falk Wahlström; Marcus Åvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Management accounting; Sports; Institutional logics; Professionalisation; Foucault;

    Abstract : Following an increasing commercialisation of sports in general and football in particular, modern sports organisations may need to challenge their current business model. Through a qualitative study of a Swedish elite football club, the aim of this paper has been to distinguish the roles of management accounting when reframing a sports organisation with a strong culture. READ MORE