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Elske Stolte, Marijke Hopman-Rock, Marja J. Aartsen, Theo G. van Tilburg and Astrid Chorus

[191] = 5.17, p  = .00). Mean increase on the Voorrips sports scale was 2.2 points (SD = 5.9) and median change was 1 point on the scale. The Voorrips scores showed a diversity in change among participants. When breaking down the change on the Voorrips sports scale into categories, 20% decreased, 29

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Chelsea L. Kracht, Elizabeth K. Webster and Amanda E. Staiano

’s use of tablets and smartphones, which may contribute additional screen time yet is currently understudied in studies of preschoolers. A strength of the study was diversity of the sample. The proportion of nonwhite participants (43%) is slightly higher compared with other studies evaluating race that

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Katrina L. Piercy, Frances Bevington, Alison Vaux-Bjerke, Sandra Williams Hilfiker, Sean Arayasirikul and Elizabeth Y. Barnett

are presented in Table  1 . There was a range of ages represented but limited diversity in race/ethnicity and gender. A majority of the respondents were female, were educated beyond a high school level, and did not have a child of adolescent age. Table 1 Demographic Characteristics Summary (N = 2050

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Kelly Lynn Mulvey, Sally Taunton, Adam Pennell and Ali Brian

. , & Wager , T.D. ( 2000 ). The unity and diversity of executive functions and their contributions to complex “frontal lobe” tasks: A latent variable analysis . Cognitive Psychology, 41 , 49 – 100 . PubMed ID: 10945922 doi:10.1006/cogp.1999.0734 10.1006/cogp.1999.0734 Ponitz , C.C. , McClelland

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Leslie K. Larsen and Christopher J. Clayton

roles, in sport-focused graduate programs. Jones, Brooks, and Mak ( 2008 ) found that female faculty and ethnic minority faculty as well as ethnic minority students were underrepresented in sport management programs. This lack of diversity in graduate programs might discourage women of color from

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Shannon S. C. Herrick and Lindsay R. Duncan

, their perspectives shifted to incorporate the detrimental effects of increased body size on their physical health. Participants found that a balance between accepting body diversity and recognizing health problems associated with heavier weight was necessary within the SMW community. 33 Homophobia The

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Cheryl Der Ananian, Renae Smith-Ray, Brad Meacham, Amy Shah and Susan Hughes

appointments and provided them with information about the study. The two sites for delivering ¡En Forma y Fuerte! were chosen to enhance diversity of participants. The Hispanic population in Arizona is 91% Mexican or Mexican American, whereas Chicago has greater diversity with Hispanics of Mexican, Mexican

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Mallory Mann and Vikki Krane

joke to everyone else. The event itself was described with a lighthearted tone, but it represents a very real limitation for athletes on teams with little, if any, sexual diversity. Lily, a White gay golfer, added this example of being the only queer athlete and traveling with a small team: I mean I

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Basia Belza, Christina E. Miyawaki, Peg Allen, Diane K. King, David X. Marquez, Dina L. Jones, Sarah Janicek, Dori Rosenberg and David R. Brown

represent diversity in size and surrounding community demographics, there may have been limited diversity in the walkers, leaders, and managers. In addition, since all walker interviews were conducted with individuals who had already “bought into” walking at that venue, the full range of barriers to using

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Florence Lebrun, Àine MacNamara, Dave Collins and Sheelagh Rodgers

undervalued their role or the support they perceived having offered to their athletes experiencing MHIs. The findings must, therefore, not be viewed as exact “at the time” recollections of events and actions. Furthermore, participants varied in terms of diversity and types of sports (individual or team sports