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Cassandra J. de Lacy-Vawdon, Ruth Klein, Joanna Schwarzman, Genevieve Nolan, Renee de Silva, David Menzies and Ben J. Smith

of high ethnic concentration), this is likely to be impractical in many instances due to the need for economically viable class sizes, and the limited availability of venues and leaders. Instead, providers may need to focus on building inclusivity and making diversity a program strength, and

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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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Line D. Danielsen, Rune Giske, Derek M. Peters and Rune Høigaard

codes previously generated by the research group. He placed 80% of the opinion units with the right codes. A brief discussion between both parties led to the peer reviewer agreeing that the researcher’s coding was appropriate and that the diversity of misplaced opinion units was attributable to a lack

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Thomas A. Perks

exercise to the overall patterns of physical activity are also apparent among the youngest age group, which, the findings indicate, had the greatest variability in individual activity participation at baseline. What this suggests, and which appears true across all age groups, is that diversity in activity

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Margina Ruiter, Charly Eielts, Sofie Loyens and Fred Paas

: exercise effects on brain and cognition . Nat Rev Neurosci . 2008 ; 9 ( 1 ): 58 – 65 . PubMed ID: 18094706 doi:10.1038/nrn2298 10.1038/nrn2298 18094706 36. Miyake A , Friedman N , Emerson M , Witzki A , Howerter A , Wager T . The unity and diversity of executive functions and their

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Maria À. Cebrià i Iranzo, Mercè Balasch-Bernat, María Á. Tortosa-Chuliá and Sebastià Balasch-Parisi

inconsistent results mainly due to heterogeneity of population (age, sex, anthropometrics, settings, etc.) and intervention characteristics (resistance vs. aerobic, diversity in nutrition supplementation, etc.). The majority of published trial findings were carried out on healthy older adults living in the

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Megan S. Patterson and Patricia Goodson

understanding compulsive exercise, but limited in their scope. This study suggests an association between someone’s personal, close relationships and compulsive exercise. Despite its contribution, this study has important limitations. First, the sample lacked diversity and therefore generalizability to other

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David A. Ferrer and Rebecca Ellis

unusual. 3 Finally, the lack of racially and ethnically diverse samples is troublesome because of the low levels of physical activity participation among blacks and Hispanics or Latinos, 2 although 67% of blacks and 73% of Hispanics use Facebook. 16 However, lack of racial diversity 12 or lack of

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Paige M. Watkins, Elissa Burton and Anne-Marie Hill

( Khong, Farringdon, Hill, & Hill, 2015 ) and physical activity promotion ( Stevens, Barlow, & Iliffe, 2015 ), highlighting the diversity of the role. A systematic review ( Burton, Farrier, Hill, et al., 2017 ) showed peers can promote and maintain older peoples’ adherence to exercise programs. This study

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Colin J. Lewis, Simon J. Roberts, Hazel Andrews and Rebecca Sawiuk

, which helps to support those who have suffered gender-based violence, has been formed ( MeToo, 2018 ; Brackenridge & Fasting, 2005 ; Owton, 2016 ). Nonetheless, achieving diversity in male-dominated industries remains an enduring challenge. It is well established that due to the ideological and