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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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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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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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Laura Misener, Landy Di Lu and Robert Carlisi

? Research Context The 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games were hosted by Toronto and the Greater Golden Horseshoe region of Ontario from August 7 to 15, 2015. The Pan/Parapan American Games function on a model similar to the Olympic and Paralympic Games, where the able-bodied event precedes the disability sport

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Kristoffer Henriksen, Louise Kamuk Storm, Natalia Stambulova, Nicklas Pyrdol and Carsten Hvid Larsen

.1123/tsp.23.2.271 10.1123/tsp.23.2.271 Williams , D.E. , & Andersen , M.B. ( 2012 ). Identity, wearing many hats, and boundary blurring: The mindful psychologist on the way to the Olympic and Paralympic Games . Sport Psychology in Action, 3 , 139 – 152 . doi:10.1080/21520704.2012.683090 10

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Alan J. McCubbin, Bethanie A. Allanson, Joanne N. Caldwell Odgers, Michelle M. Cort, Ricardo J.S. Costa, Gregory R. Cox, Siobhan T. Crawshay, Ben Desbrow, Eliza G. Freney, Stephanie K. Gaskell, David Hughes, Chris Irwin, Ollie Jay, Benita J. Lalor, Megan L.R. Ross, Gregory Shaw, Julien D. Périard and Louise M. Burke

. , & Daanan , H.A.M. ( 2019 ). Ambient conditions prior to Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games: Considerations for acclimation or acclimatization strategies . Frontiers in Physiology, 10, 414 . 10.3389/fphys.2019.00414 Girard , O. , Brocherie , F. , & Bishop , D.J. ( 2015 ). Sprint

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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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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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Lea-Cathrin Dohme, David Piggott, Susan Backhouse and Gareth Morgan

Paralympics Games . London, UK : Department of Health . Weinberg , R. , Butt , J. , & Culp , B. ( 2011 ). Coaches’ views of mental toughness and how it is built . International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 9, 156 – 172 . doi:10.1080/1612197X.2011.567106 10.1080/1612197X.2011