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Adam Grainger, Paul Comfort and Shane Heffernan

WBC following “elite” RU training recovery 13 and therefore warrants investigation. As the majority of rugby research on this topic has focused on WBC, investigating PBC is warranted, particularly considering that it is of more practical tool for elite sport due to cost and portability. Therefore

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Richard J. Keegan, Lisa M. Barnett, Dean A. Dudley, Richard D. Telford, David R. Lubans, Anna S. Bryant, William M. Roberts, Philip J. Morgan, Natasha K. Schranz, Juanita R. Weissensteiner, Stewart A. Vella, Jo Salmon, Jenny Ziviani, Anthony D. Okely, Nalda Wainwright and John R. Evans

informing the scientific discourse ( Feyerabend, 1975 ; Lakatos, 1970 ). As this research was associated with a national implementation project, the resulting definition and framework had to be amenable with immediate adoption and implementation in Australian schools, community sport settings, elite sport

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

authentic, based on the criteria of relevance, accuracy and credibility. The vignette focused on one main character (Pete), who was an experienced S&C coach. The plot of the vignette included three parts that outlined Pete’s learning about what constitutes impactful S&C coaching practice in an elite sport

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Fraser Carson, Julia Walsh, Luana C. Main and Peter Kremer

). Coaching in high performance sport is complex, with long-term employment dependent on results, player satisfaction and supporter happiness. These coaches are forced to deal with the often uncontrollable, unpredictable, complex and nonlinear nature of elite sport, which can subject them to significant

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Stephen Frawley, Daniel Favaloro and Nico Schulenkorf

.1.67 Fletcher , D. , & Arnold , R. ( 2015 ). Performance leadership and management in elite sport: Current status and future directions . In S. Andersen , B. Houlihan , & L.T. Ronglan (Eds.), Managing elite sport systems: Research and practice (pp.  162 – 181 ). Abingdon, UK : Routledge

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Stewart A. Vella

-home brochure. Nine Norwegian elite sport high schools participated in the intervention, with seven schools acting as a control group. Results showed that intensive multicomponent, multilevel intervention can prevent new cases of eating disorders among female high school athletes ( Martinsen et al., 2014

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Gavin Breslin, Tandy Haughey, Wesley O’Brien, Laura Caulfield, Alexa Robertson and Martin Lawlor

). The behaviour change wheel: A guide to designing interventions . London, United Kingdom : Silverback . Mind . ( 2014 ). Performance matters in elite sport . https

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Fernando Santos, Leisha Strachan, Daniel Gould, Paulo Pereira and Cláudia Machado

how team leaders are empowered with a specific set of roles and tasks ( Cotterill & Fransen, 2016 ; Fransen et al., 2015 ; Loughead, Hardy, & Eys, 2006 ). However, team leaders’ roles in facilitating PLSD are still unexplored, especially at the elite sport level. The present study examined whether

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Anne Tjønndal

for coaching positions compared to their male counterparts. While male coaches dominate coaching positions in both youth and elite sport, and coach both male and female athletes, very few women coaches are given the opportunity to coach male athletes. Especially in elite sport ( Hovden 2015 ). In this

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Jamie Cleland

impact the terrorist attacks across the north east of the United States (US) on September 11, 2001 (9/11), had on risk management strategies surrounding future elite sport events. The terrorist attack at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich centered on 11 Israeli athletes and coaches being taken hostage by