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Tiago Duarte, Diane M. Culver and Kyle Paquette

held, with Canada having participated in every edition. The Wheelchair Curling National Championships started in 2004, whereas the Canadian NTP was created during the 2005–2006 season in preparation for the sport’s debut at the 2006 Paralympic games. Once the coaches entered the WC landscape, their

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Sofie Morbée, Maarten Vansteenkiste, Nathalie Aelterman and Leen Haerens

: A field-based experiment during the 2012 London Paralympic Games . Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 19, 59 – 69 . doi:10.1016/j.psychsport.2015.02.007 10.1016/j.psychsport.2015.02.007 Cheval , B. , Chalabaev , A. , Quested , E. , Courvoisier , D.S. , & Sarrazin , P. ( 2017 ). How

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Göran Kenttä, Marte Bentzen, Kristen Dieffenbach and Peter Olusoga

Sciences and head of sport psychology for the Swedish Sport Confederation. He is also an adjunct professor at the School of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa. He has attended a number of Olympics and Paralympic Games as a sport psychologist. His research, academic role, and applied practice has a

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Pierre Lepage, Gordon A. Bloom and William R. Falcão

Paralympic sports represented at the Paralympic games (24 sports) do not have their own coaching certification. The present results could be used to address the current barriers to knowledge acquisition faced by parasport coaches and perhaps find ways to enhance the development of youth parasport coaches. In

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Brian Wilson and Nicolien VanLuijk

history of Vancouver Olympic and Paralympic Games and relevant controversies to date, the history of protest around sport and mega-events; and understandings of how mainstream press conventionally respond to protest and social movements, in particular contexts. Our feeling is that a hybrid approach that

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Pamela Wicker and Paul Downward

Measurement of volunteering and analysis Bradford et al. ( 2016 ), United Kingdom London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games; n  = 20 volunteers Skill development as well as social and cultural capital Volunteering not explicitly measured (qualitative study); interviews and focus groups; and thematic analysis

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Christopher M. McLeod, Haozhou Pu and Joshua I. Newman

Traffic Control Measures from the Beijing-bound non-Beijing-registered motor vehicles during the 2008 Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games . Beijing, China : Beijing Traffic Management Buraeu . Retrieved from Billings , A.C. , & Easterman , S

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Bård Erlend Solstad, Andreas Ivarsson, Ellen Merethe Haug and Yngvar Ommundsen

.H. Hoyle (Ed.), Handbook of structural equation modeling (pp.  361 – 379 ). New York, NY : Guilford . Cheon , S.H. , Reeve , J. , Lee , J. , & Lee , Y. ( 2015 ). Giving and receiving autonomy support in a high-stakes sport context: A field-based experiment during the 2012 London Paralympic

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Christoph Szedlak, Matthew J. Smith, Bettina Callary and Melissa C. Day

level (i.e., Formula One, World/European Championship, Olympic/Paralympic Games, National Hockey League, and County Championship Division One) and (b) accredited by the UK Strength and Conditioning Association or a certified S&C specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. This

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Mathieu Winand, Matthew Belot, Sebastian Merten and Dimitrios Kolyperas

Olympic and Paralympic Games. They suggested that Twitter is a way for sponsors to engage in dialogue with their target audience while also developing close relationships with that audience. This is the overall benefit of adopting an RM strategy, as it is crucial for organizations to be able to retain