Essays about: "elite sport"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 63 essays containing the words elite sport.

  1. 21. The Untold Story of the Sponsee - A Study of the Sponsorship Strategy of Swedish Elite Football Clubs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jakob Ivarsson; Måns Claeson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sponsorship; Sponsee Sponsorship Strategy; Brand Image Strategy; Relationship Strategy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Thesis purpose: This study aims to establish an understanding of the sponsee sponsorship strategy, with the purpose of expanding on the academic understanding and narrowing the identified research gap. Methodology: A qualitative study through semi-structured interviews with Swedish elite football clubs was conducted to answer how the sponsee strategically engage in sponsorships. READ MORE

  2. 22. Career Challenges and Coping Strategies of Swedish Elite Show Jumpers : A mixed-methods study

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

    Author : Stephanie Reveny; Elvira Stafverfeldt; [2019]
    Keywords : athletic identity; athletic injuries; coping; equestrian sport; financial challenge; holistic athletic career model; show jumpers; coping; finansiella utmaningar; holistiska karriärutvecklingsmodellen; hoppryttare; idrottsidentitet; idrottsskador; ridsport;

    Abstract : The aim of the study was to examine perceived challenges and coping strategies of Swedish elite show jumpers from the holistic perspective. A mixed-methodology was used with a dominant qualitative design and a supportive quantitative design. READ MORE

  3. 23. Women’s experiences of gender-based barriers and stereotypes in bodybuilding as a masculine sport in Poland

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Kaja Daroszewska; [2018-06-27]
    Keywords : Gender; Poland; women bodybuilding; stereotypes;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study gender-based barriers and stereotypes that influence women in masculine sports taking bodybuilding as an example and analyzing four interviews by using a feminism perspective and professional discourse analysis. In terms of methodology it applies narrative writing, interviews, analysis and professional discourse analysis from female bodybuilding athletes and autoethnography. READ MORE

  4. 24. Injury Prediction in Elite Ice Hockey using Machine Learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Pontus Staberg; Emil Häglund; Jakob Claesson; [2018]
    Keywords : Sports analytics; computer science; machine learn- ing; ice hockey; non-contact injuries; predictive analytics; support vector machine; random forest; SHL;

    Abstract : Sport clubs are always searching for innovative ways to improve performance and obtain a competitive edge. Sports analytics today is focused primarily on evaluating metrics thought to be directly tied to performance. Injuries indirectly decrease performance and cost substantially in terms of wasted salaries. READ MORE

  5. 25. Etablerade hästsportprofilers syn på användning av täcken

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Isabella Svensson; Sofia Wittlock; [2018]
    Keywords : termoneutral zon; thermoneutral zone; lower critical temperature; climatinc energi demand; environment;

    Abstract : Horses are used in a variety of disciplines partly as a hobby as well as for competitions at the elite level. Regardless of how the horse is used, the horse owner is obliged to help the horse with its heat balance with a blanket if necessary. However, there is a widespread lack of knowledge on when to use the blanket and if it really is needed. READ MORE