Essays about: "elite"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 316 essays containing the word elite.

  1. 1. The United States’ Enemy Image against North Korea during the Presidency of Donald J. Trump : Decision-Making at the Elite-Level

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Felicia Schillström; [2020]
    Keywords : Denuclearization; Donald Trump; Enemy Image; Kim Jong-Un; North Korea; Political Agenda; USA; Kärnvapennedrustning; Donald Trump; Fiendebild; Kim Jong-Un; Nordkorea; Politisk Agenda; USA;

    Abstract : The United States' enemy image of North Korea has been on its political agenda since the Korean war. Weapons of mass destruction has, since the Cold War, shown the complexity it brings on conflictual interests and decision-makers persuading efforts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Intelligence in Football: Conceptualizations, Developmental Methodologies and Behaviors

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

    Author : Douglas Jakobsen; [2020]
    Keywords : football intelligence; game intelligence; cognition in football; soccer intelligence; tränarlänkfotboll;

    Abstract : Aim: In elite football (also known as soccer), practitioners are in constant pursuit of understanding essential performance parameters and how they can be developed. As every executed football action is governed by a decision, a player’s ability to make intelligent decisions during play is vitally important for success. READ MORE

  3. 3. Athletic Dropouts in Swedish Adolescence Female Handball Players

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

    Author : Adam Bogren; Kevin Rodenburg Lindholm; [2020]
    Keywords : Athletic experiences; Elite sporting schools; Former student-athletes; Holistic Athletic Career model; Push; pull; anti-push; anti-pull framework.; Atletiska erfarenheter; Elit idrottsgymnasium; Före detta student-atleter; Holistiska karriärsutvecklingsmodellen; Push; pull; anti-push; anti-pull ramverket.;

    Abstract : According to Baron-Thiene and Alfermann (2015), there is a potentially high dropout number within female student-athletes, but they also implicate that only a few studies have focused on adolescent or young adults’ dropout from elite sports. The present study has chosen to explore factors influencing athletic dropout in former female handball players that has studied at an elite sporting school and to explore how the former student-athletes experience their chosen career paths post athletic dropout, using a qualitative post-positivistic and realistic approach. READ MORE

  4. 4. ”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

  5. 5. 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