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Munira Abdulwasi, Meena Bhardwaj, Yuka Nakamura, Maha Zawi, Jennifer Price, Paula Harvey and Ananya Tina Banerjee

population in Canada is culturally and ethnically diverse and includes individuals from many different countries and religions. In light of the diversity of South Asian Canadians, little research exists regarding the health behaviors of South Asian Canadians. 3 South Asian Muslim women are a subgroup of

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Nick Wadsworth

setting ( Lindsay, Breckon, Thomas, & Maynard, 2007 ). However, during these applied experiences, I had not had the opportunity to transfer this philosophy of practice into other contexts and sports, and I was mindful that I needed to demonstrate more diversity in my training, which could be achieved by

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Ka Man Leung and Pak-Kwong Chung

residential density, land use mix diversity, access to services, street connectivity, infrastructure for walking, indoor facilities for walking, aesthetics, the presence of people, crowdedness, traffic and road hazards, traffic speed, social disorder/littering, crime, and physical barriers for walking. The

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Jonathan Miller, Mark Pereira, Julian Wolfson, Melissa Laska, Toben Nelson and Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

of trends in MVPA over this period of rapid change. Further, having 4 waves of data collection allowed us to lag potential determinants of MVPA to establish evidence for temporality of any associations. The diversity of this sample allowed us to examine trends and determinants of MVPA stratified by

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Jerraco L. Johnson, Mary E. Rudisill, Peter A. Hastie and Julia Sassi

as early as age as five years of age ( Butterfield, Angell, & Mason, 2012 ; Nelson, Thomas, Nelson, & Abraham, 1986 ) and continue to increase by age eight ( Nelson, Thomas, & Nelson, 1991 ). These elements of utility and diversity make the study of overhand throwing particularly relevant. Indeed

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Alessandro Quartiroli, Sharon M. Knight, Edward F. Etzel and Rebecca A. Zakrajsek

. Although the nature of SPPs’ work is similar to that of other psychology professionals, the context of sport psychology practice differed from that of other professionals in terms of clientele characteristics, work settings, necessity for extensive travel, and diversity of professional roles, as well as

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Peter T. Katzmarzyk and Amanda E. Staiano

strength is the diversity of the sample, which included white and African American boys and girls between the ages of 5–18 years. However, the information about meeting the 24-hour movement guidelines was collected using self-report questionnaires that are limited by recall and may introduce bias. The

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Nathan F. Meier, Yang Bai, Chong Wang and Duck-chul Lee

reduce variation due to the location of the electrodes. Various limitations were also present. Our sample had very little racial diversity and consisted of mostly White individuals from a higher educational and socioeconomic status. Body fatness was also high on average for the group, which affects the

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Elizabeth M. Mullin, James E. Leone and Suzanne Pottratz

. Ongoing support from professional organizations is needed to include sexual-orientation-themed diversity and inclusion presentations in coursework, conference presentations, and symposia. SPCs need to feel prepared to address an athlete’s coming out in both inclusive and homonegative environments. If they

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Meg G. Hancock, Alicia Cintron and Lindsey Darvin

of a department may prompt further career development and growth. Further, athletic administration can utilize this research to promote diversity within the department. Providing athletic staff with opportunities within the department such as shadowing, one-on-one meetings with the Athletic Director