Essays about: "elite sport"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 63 essays containing the words elite sport.

  1. 1. Sport specific strength in alpine competitive skiing : What characterizes alpine elite skiers?

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för fysisk aktivitet och hälsa

    Author : Mathias Moberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Alpine Skiing; biomechanics; physiology; strength training; elite athletest; alpine elite skiers;

    Abstract : Introduction: Alpine skiing has changed since the 1990s and it is unclear what sport specific strength is within modern alpine elite skiing. Purpose: The aim of this study was to create a strength profile and to investigate what sport specific strength is within alpine elite skiers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mental Health and Performance: Narratives of Swedish Elite Tennis Players

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

    Author : Elin Sievert; [2022]
    Keywords : optimal balance; elite athletes; narrative inquiry; career interviews; optimal balans; elittidrottare; narrative undersökning; karriärintervjuer;

    Abstract : Elite athletes often risk their health to achieve the highest level of performance, but this might instead result in decreased performance and health over time. Over the last few years, multiple elite athletes have expressed their struggles with mental health (MH), and it seems like the prevalence for mental illness in elite athletes is comparable to the general population. READ MORE

  3. 3. Self-branding on elite level : How female athletes use social media for empowerment

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Stephanie Wiebach; [2022]
    Keywords : social media; feminism; empowerment; sports; athletes; self-branding; media; economics; management; ethics; digital marketing; internet; diversity; society; female athletes; new media; strategy; sociala medier; feminism; egenmakt; idrott; atlet; self-branding; media; ekonomi; hantering; etik; digital marknadsförare; internet; mångfald; samhälle; kvinnliga idrottare; nya medier; strategi;

    Abstract : Professional athletes use social media for many different purposes. That includes sharing personal lives, sport achievements as well as endorsements and branding activities with sponsors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Stakeholder Management in Swedish Football : An Exploratory Study of Stakeholder Management in the Context of Swedish Elite Football

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Karl Holm; Martin Liss; [2022]
    Keywords : stakeholder management; stakeholder theory; football; sport management; stakeholder tensions; stakeholder satisfaction;

    Abstract : Background: Due to the commercialization of football, clubs have put more focus on management in general, and stakeholder management in particular. Despite this, research on stakeholder management in football is in its infancy. Therefore, little is known about how football clubs manage their stakeholders that also possess unique characteristics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Heartful partnership or just business? : Investigating corporations' reasoning and expected outcomes of sponsoring Swedish elite football teams.

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Organisation, Ledarskap, Strategi och Entreprenörskap; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Centre for Innovation Systems, Entrepreneurship and Growth; Jönköping University/IHH, ESOL (Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Organization, Leadership)

    Author : Jacob Bergengren; Oscar Knutsson; Jonatan Fredriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : sports marketing;

    Abstract : Abstract Background: Marketing in the current era is more complex than before, companies need to be creative and utilize more marketing mediums in order to stand out and reach a greater audience. Many companies thus implement sponsoring activities connected to sports to reach a greater and more specific audience. READ MORE