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Sergio L. Molina and David F. Stodden

demonstrated the inverted U identified by Schmidt and Sherwood ( 1982 ), and the participants actually demonstrated the highest throwing speed consistency at maximum throwing speed (i.e., hypothetical maximum systemic force output). In addition, the lower skilled throwers in this sample actually were more

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Leehu Zysberg and Rotem Hemmel

, it is left to examine the extent to which EI as a concept is associated with levels of PA. Adding to this budding body of knowledge may enrich our understanding of the processes and factors behind PA patterns 20 and, beyond that, health promotion and maintenance among adults. Methods Sample A

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Eric Kyle O’Neal, Samantha Louise Johnson, Brett Alan Davis, Veronika Pribyslavska and Mary Caitlin Stevenson-Wilcoxson

could be beneficial. Urine specific gravity (USG) meets both of these requirements and is cost and time effective. However, it is not considered to be an ideal assessment of hydration status unless used in conjunction with additional measurements (e.g., change from average body mass) and if the samples

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Carlo Di Brina, Roberto Averna, Paola Rampoldi, Serena Rossetti and Roberta Penge

abilities, such as accuracy in reading and writing. Methods Selection of the Sample and Composition of the Two Subgroups The participants were 33 children aged between 88 and 134 months, referred for learning difficulties to the Clinical Neuropsychological Service, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

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Travis Anderson, Amy R. Lane and Anthony C. Hackney

were made to recruit subjects who were performing a wide variety of training loads to allow for a heterogeneous sample. Table 1 Subject Demographics, Mean (SD) Men (n = 8) Women (n = 6) Total (N = 14) Age, y 23.0 (4.9) 23.2 (3.9) 23.1 (4.4) Height, cm 174.7 (6.0) 169.5 (3.5) 172.5 (5.6) Mass, kg 70

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Adrien Bouchet, Thomas W. Doellman, Mike Troilo and Brian R. Walkup

event study method, the authors found that the announcement of the sample’s kit sponsorship deals was associated with negative abnormal stock returns, on average. The negative return result is consistent with prior findings on sport sponsorship (see, e.g.,  Bouchet, Doellman, Troilo, & Walkup, 2015

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Jonathan M. Casper and Jung-Hwan Jeon

and informed written consent information. The survey link was open for 10 days. A total of 798 surveys were completed (32% response rate). Respondents aged 55 years and older were used for this study ( N  = 690). Demographic characteristics of the sample are shown in Table  1 . Table 1 Demographic

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Morgan N. Clennin and Russell R. Pate

primary purpose of this study was to investigate the association between neighborhood SED and cardiorespiratory fitness in a nationally representative sample of US youth. A secondary aim was to determine the extent to which physical activity mediates the hypothesized relationship between neighborhood SED

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Marcin Straczkiewicz, Jacek Urbanek and Jaroslaw Harezlak

Objective monitoring of physical activity relies frequently on movement data captured by the tri-axial, body-worn accelerometers representing accelerations sampled between 10 and 160 observations per second ( John, Sasaki, Staudenmayer, Mavilia, & Freedson, 2013 ). Such raw accelerometry data is

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Dana M. Lis and Keith Baar

synthesis rates would be increased following the consumption of collagen, regardless of whether the collagen was provided as gelatin or HC or as a gummy. Material and Methods Participants, Blood Sampling, and Exercise Intervention Recreationally active males provided written consent to participate in this