Essays about: "female athletes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words female athletes.

  1. 1. Mental Health Management of Male and Female Athletes in Sports Organizations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Andreas Møller Nielsen; [2022]
    Keywords : perceived mental health; perceived mental health management and support; athletes; non-athletes; gender differences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: Mental disorders, symptoms of mental illness, and prevalence rates of such among athletes are equal to or exceed those of the general population, and research findings have suggested that athletes have more risk factors than the general population during the COVID-19 pandemic due to the far-reaching consequences COVID-19 restrictions have had on the world of sport. The study aimed to compare athletes’ mental health at the ‘end’ of the pandemic with non-athletes, and whether non-athletes and athletes received mental health support during the pandemic and how it affected their mental health. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Mental Health Literacy of Swedish student-athletes: : A mixed methods study

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

    Author : Katharina Semig; [2022]
    Keywords : Mental Health; Dual Career; Narrative Research; Mental hälsa; Dubbla karriärer; Narrativ forskning;

    Abstract : This mixed methods study aimed to combine a quantitative analysis of the data of Swedish dual career (DC) athletes with two narrative interviews. The objectives were to quantitatively explore the Mental Health Literacy (MHL) of Swedish student-athletes, to compare the MHL of male and female, individual and team sports, and non-transnational and transnational athletes and to analyse student-athletes’ narratives about MHL in action. READ MORE

  4. 4. The strong men and the good looking women : Quantitative content analysis of the visual representation of athletes in Swedish digital sports journalism

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för geografi, medier och kommunikation (from 2013)

    Author : Alicia Sandell; [2021]
    Keywords : Stereotypical gender roles; female athletes; sports journalism; #MeToo;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the thesis is to examine if the quantity of female athletes is lesser than male athletes and if there are any gender differences in this visual representation of athletes in Swedish digital sports journalism. The thesis also aims to investigate if the visual representation of female athletes has changed over time in connection to the #MeToo movement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of Delayed Potentiation in Sub-elite Female Soccer Players

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Avdelningen för idrottsmedicin

    Author : Pontus Öhrner; [2021]
    Keywords : Priming; acute enhancement; gameday performance; team sports;

    Abstract : There are several strategies to enhance athletes’ physical abilities, both long-term and acutely. Two of these strategies are periodization, which often spans from months to years, and tapering, spanning several weeks. READ MORE