Essays about: "elite sport"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 63 essays containing the words elite sport.

  1. 16. Coaches’ experiences of working with RIU dual career athletes

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

    Author : Andres Ramos Gonzalez; Isak Regnér; [2020]
    Keywords : elite sport; academic and sporting services; career transition; developmental model; holistic approach; student-athlete; elitidrott; akademiska och idrottsliga tjänster; karriärövergång; utvecklingsmodell; holistisk syn; studentidrottare;

    Abstract : The purpose of the study was to examine coaches’ experiences of working with RIU (Riksidrottsuniversitet)-dual career (DC) athletes with foci on the coaches’ DC awareness, perceived challenges, resources, and strategies. The authors of this study conducted 9 interviews, including both men and women, ranging from 23 to 54 years of age (M=33. READ MORE

  2. 17. Regulatory fit and performance in elite bowlers

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad; Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Kihlman Adam; Fredriksson Timmy; [2019]
    Keywords : Chronic focus; Framing; Prevention; Promotion; Sport achievement; Framing; Idrottsprestation; Kroniskt fokus; Prevention; Promotion;

    Abstract : Research within regulatory fit framework has shown that athletes perform better when in a state of regulatory fit. This state occurs when there is a match between a player’s chronic regulatory focus and the framing of the given task. READ MORE

  3. 18. 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. 19. 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

  5. 20. Thinking differently about a newly implemented PMS: a single-case study of a Swedish elite football club

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

    Author : Oliver Lindqvist Parbratt; Marcus Wernersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Football; PMS; Thought worlds; Organisational routines; Sensemaking;

    Abstract : In an attempt to explore an underexplored linkage in previous literature on accounting and sport, this thesis investigates how differences in thought worlds in a Swedish elite football club may lead to differences in effects on organisational routines of an implemented performance measurement system (PMS). This is done by performing a qualitative single-case study on a Swedish elite football club, and developing a theoretical framework based on the concepts of thought worlds and organisational routines from Dougherty (1992) integrated with Weick's (1995) sensemaking and his discussion of the pulsating interrelation between intersubjectivity and generic subjectivity. READ MORE