Essays about: "elite sport"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 63 essays containing the words elite sport.

  1. 11. Training Program Design and Performance in the Swedish Hockey League : Differences in training periodization and programming between differently performing elite ice hockey teams

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Avdelningen för idrottsmedicin; Umeå universitet/Avdelningen för idrottsmedicin

    Author : Sebastian Byström; Enea Moretti; [2020]
    Keywords : Elite ice hockey; key performance indicators; systematic and methodological variables;

    Abstract : Introduction/Background Elite ice hockey is a highly physiological demanding team sport of intermittent character and high levels of performance are required over 6-8 months. There are benefits by designing a training program that includes the manipulation of training through its periodization and programming to achieve peak performance at set dates. READ MORE

  2. 12. Understanding underrepresentation of female high-performance coaches in Swedish Sport

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen Idrottsvetenskap (IDV)

    Author : Matthew Mc Nutt; [2020]
    Keywords : women; coaching; gender; discrimination; sport; leadership; high-performance; female elite coach;

    Abstract : Historically, women like other marginalized and discriminated groups, have been compared to the manly model of sport as ‘others’ and often it is their feminine characteristics that are focused upon. In the coaching profession, women have yet to break through and be seen as equals to their male counterparts. READ MORE

  3. 13. ”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

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

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    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

  5. 15. Motherhood transitions in sport: From pregnancy to post-partum

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Hälsa och idrott; Högskolan i Halmstad/Hälsa och idrott

    Author : Annie Jonsson; Julie Marie Skalleberg; [2020]
    Keywords : athlete mother; elite sports; challenge; resource; coping strategy; transition phase; idrottande mamma; elitidrott; utmaning; resurs; copingstrategi; övergångsfas;

    Abstract : Syftet med studien var att undersöka kvinnliga idrottares upplevelser av karriärövergången att bli mamma, med ett fokus på utmaningar, resurser och copingstrategier under perioderna före-, under- och efter graviditeten. I studien användes en kvalitativ forskningsmetod med semi-strukturerade intervjuer. READ MORE