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Attitudes, and attitudinal change towards persons with disabilities, is an important area of research as it can potentially enable greater understanding of the constraints that may preclude full participation in society. In the realm of sport and recreation mega sporting events have been suggested...

Author(s)
Paradis, K. F.; Misener, L. J.; McPherson, G.; McGillivray, D.; Legg, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Sport in Society: Cultures, Commerce, Media, Politics, 2017, 20, 11, pp 1724-1744
Abstract

Recently, the carry-over of physical fitness or physical activity from childhood to adulthood has been actively discussed. However, the carry-over effect of participation in organized sports is not well understood, despite the fact that organized sports participation has a number of positive...

Author(s)
Aoyagi, K.; Ishi, K.; Shibata, A.; Arai, H.; Oka, K.
Publisher
Japan Society of Sports Industry, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Japan Society of Sports Industry, 2017, 27, 3, pp 245-256
Abstract

This paper analyses the impact of engagement in sport on graduate employability using a triangulation of views from three key stakeholder groups. Primary research was conducted with 5838 graduates, 112 employers and 13 university senior executives as part of a mixed-methods approach. The research...

Author(s)
Griffiths, K.; Bullough, S.; Shibli, S.; Wilson, J.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics, 2017, 9, 3, pp 431-451
Abstract

The aim of this paper is to analyze the underlying factors that influence satisfaction volunteers Juegos Suramericanos of Santiago 2014 The study involved 688 volunteers, who were submitted to a social survey designed to determine the level of satisfaction regarding this experience. Data analysis...

Author(s)
Soto-Lagos, R.; Vergara Constela, C.; Fernandez Vergara, O.
Publisher
Colégio Brasileiro de Ciências de Esporte, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Citation
Revista Brasileira de Ciências do Esporte, 2017, 39, 2, pp 191-198
Abstract

The nature of the exchange relationship between an individual and the organisation where they work or volunteer is fundamental to the individual's wellbeing and the organisation's success. Psychological contract represents an individual's expectations surrounding that relationship, and fulfilment...

Author(s)
Harman, A.; Doherty, A.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2017, 17, 1/2, pp 94-120
Abstract

The decision to volunteer is influenced by expectations of positive emotions. Positive relationships underpin a sense of community. This study identifies antecedents to a sport events volunteer's sense of community. Previous research indicates that sense of community increases after the event, and...

Author(s)
Dickson, G.; Hallmann, K.; Phelps, S.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2017, 17, 1/2, pp 71-93
Abstract

The aim of this article is to investigate the relation between the legacy planning process of the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG 2016) and the willingness of event volunteers to continue long-term club volunteering and sports event volunteering after the YOG 2016. The article is based on...

Author(s)
Sand, T. S.; Strittmatter, A. M.; Hanstad, D. V.
Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2017, 17, 4/6, pp 242-260
Abstract

The eight papers in this special issue cover a range of aspects of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) and also directly address some of the objectives of the YOG identified by the International Olympic Committee. The papers deal with the volunteer legacy, leveraging, management and governance of the...

Publisher
Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, Geneva, Switzerland
Citation
International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 2017, 17, 4/6, pp 237-425
Abstract

Background: Recent studies have suggested that alpha glycerylphosphorylcholine (A-GPC) may be an effective ergogenic aid. The present study was designed to assess the efficacy of two doses of A-GPC in comparison to placebo and caffeine for increasing countermovement jump performance, isometric...

Author(s)
Marcus, L.; Soileau, J.; Judge, L. W.; Bellar, D.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 2017, 14, 39, pp (5 October 2017)
Abstract

Background: When combined with exercise, dietary amino acid (AA) supplementation is an effective method for accelerating fat mobilization. However, the effects of single AAs combined with exercise on fat oxidation remains unclear. We hypothesized that consumption of a specific amino acid,...

Author(s)
Ueda, K.; Sanbongi, C.; Yamaguchi, M.; Ikegami, S.; Hamaoka, T.; Fujita, S.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition, 2017, 14, 34, pp (12 September 2017)

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