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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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Meera Sreedhara, Karin Valentine Goins, Christine Frisard, Milagros C. Rosal and Stephenie C. Lemon

mixed use to enhance the diversity and proximity of destinations near public transit. 7 Individuals using public transit often walk or bike to transit stops, and expanding services, locations, and connections can improve access and opportunities for PA. 5 , 8 Traffic safety and injury prevention

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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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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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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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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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Volker Cihlar and Sonia Lippke

activity level than the unmotivated underachievers. This emphasizes the diversity of the three examined groups and is an indicator of the serious intention of the motivated study participants. To describe the relationship of activities in informal, formal, and physical domains, the activity in these

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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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Anna E. Chalkley, Ash C. Routen, Jo P. Harris, Lorraine A. Cale, Trish Gorely and Lauren B. Sherar

research methods are those which can provide sufficient depth, insight, and understanding and can be applied to the needs and purposes of the situation ( Gillespie & Cornish, 2009 ). Consequently, a qualitative approach was used to generate rich data and understand the diversity and complexity associated

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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