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Lauren A. Gardner, Christopher A. Magee and Stewart A. Vella

the study, peer acceptance was also associated with dropout behavior. The importance of peer acceptance for enjoyment and sustained participation is consistent with the FIT 9 as 3 of the 11 dimensions of fun (positive team dynamics, team friendships, and team rituals) relate to peer relationships

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Asaduzzaman Khan, Mohammad Abdul Kadir, Sohel Reza Choudhury, Fatema Ashraf, Mahbubur Rahman, Kazi Rumana Ahmed, K. M. Saif-Ur-Rahman, Sonia Parvin and Riaz Uddin

other sustainable development initiatives in Bangladesh, 9 NGOs, in partnership with the government, can play a major role in promoting PA in young people of the country. The GSHS data is limited to adolescents aged 13-17 years; therefore, no data is available for those aged 5-12 years in Bangladesh

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Faye Prior, Margaret Coffey, Anna Robins and Penny Cook

evaluating the sustained impact of participation in the long term. 6 , 9 The most important findings of this study were that participation led to significant long-term improvements in PA level and the majority of health-related outcomes. For every 11 participants referred, 1 participant went on to report

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Jerome N. Rachele, Vincent Learnihan, Hannah M. Badland, Suzanne Mavoa, Gavin Turrell and Billie Giles-Corti

policies in a variety of jurisdictions, to assess their potential to influence transport walking. This is increasingly important given the recent UN Sustainable Development goals 41 and increasing recognition of the need to create safe, resilient, and more sustainable cities. Evidence-based policy is

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Zenzi Huysmans and Damien Clement

judgment. If the athlete sustained several injuries, a total time loss score was computed by summing time loss for each of the separate injuries. The frequency of separate injuries incurred was also recorded and entered as a continuous variable ( Andersen & Williams, 1999 ). Procedure Prior to collection

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Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Blair Evans, Larkin Lamarche, Sean Locke, Eric Martin and Kathleen Wilson

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website: Developing Sustainable Approaches to Prevent Concussions in Youth Sport Concussion has emerged as a critical concern in youth sport. Emerging research continues to demonstrate immediate and lifelong consequences of concussions in youth sport

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Sandra C. Webber, Francine Hahn, Lisa M. Lix, Brenda J. Tittlemier, Nancy M. Salbach and Ruth Barclay

). Nevertheless, few studies have attempted to identify episodes of sustained walking in free-living data collected in older adults, and there is no consensus on appropriate methods for analyzing such data. Tudor-Locke, Camhi, et al. ( 2011 ) and Tudor-Locke and Rowe ( 2012 ) suggested that cadences between 40

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Mette Rørth, Tine Tjørnhøj-Thomsen, Prue Cormie, John L. Oliffe and Julie Midtgaard

psychological response to injuries sustained in recreational sport in nonprofessionals, especially in older people, is poorly understood. Therefore, the aim of this study was to describe how men with prostate cancer view risk of injury related to participation in a community-based football intervention. Methods

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Catherine E. Draper, Simone A. Tomaz, Susan H. Bassett, Cora Burnett, Candice J. Christie, Colleen Cozett, Monique de Milander, Soezin Krog, Andries Monyeki, Niri Naidoo, Rowena Naidoo, Alessandra Prioreschi, Cheryl Walter, Estelle Watson and Estelle V. Lambert

trialled in certain regions, including a small number local community initiatives. However, there are issues around scalability and sustainability. Furthermore, as technology (especially smart phones and mobile data) becomes more accessible and affordable, screen time may need to become the target of

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Natasha Schranz, Vanessa Glennon, John Evans, Sjaan Gomersall, Louise Hardy, Kylie D. Hesketh, David Lubans, Nicola D. Ridgers, Leon Straker, Michalis Stylianou, Grant R. Tomkinson, Stewart Vella, Jenny Ziviani and Tim Olds

leadership and financial commitment from the different levels of government. This has led to no notable progress in policy making and implementation and no sustained commitment to getting more Australian kids active. Physical Fitness D+ Objectively measured cardio-respiratory and muscular fitness data show