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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

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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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Stewart Cotterill

. Cruickshank , A. , & Collins , D. ( 2013 ). Culture change in elite sport performance: An important and unique construct . Sport and Exercise Psychology Review, 9 ( 2 ), 6 – 21 . Department of Health . ( 2009 ). Responsibility and accountability: Moving on for news ways of working to a creative

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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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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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Nathan A. Lewis, Andrew J. Simpkin, Sarah Moseley, Gareth Turner, Mark Homer, Ann Redgrave, Charles R. Pedlar and Richard Burden

free oxygen radicals defense (FORD; a measure of plasma antioxidant capacity), to be repeatable, 15 clinically useful in elite sport, 6 , 16 and possess validity in terms of capturing acute changes in OS in elite endurance athletes. 17 In this observational study, we analyzed longitudinal data from

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Steve M. Smith, Stewart T. Cotterill and Hazel Brown

). Organizational psychology in elite sport: Its emergence, application and future . Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 10 ( 4 ), 427 – 434 . doi:10.1016/j.psychsport.2009.03.009 10.1016/j.psychsport.2009.03.009 Gould , D. , Greenleaf , C. , Chung , Y. , & Guinan , D. ( 2002 ). A survey of US Atlanta

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Øyvind Skattebo and Thomas Losnegard

performance enhancement in elite sport provides useful information for coaches and scientists to evaluate the magnitude and meaningfulness of different types of interventions (training, tapering, ergogenic aids, etc). The smallest worthwhile enhancement is considered to be 0.3 times the standard deviation of

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Philp Sullivan, Jessica Murphy and Mishka Blacker

). Editorial: Mental health challenges in elite sport: Balancing risk with reward . Frontiers in Psychology, 8 , 1 – 4 . doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01892 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01892 Miller , P.S. , & Kerr , G. ( 2002 ). The athletic, academic and social experiences of intercollegiate student

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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