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Kenneth E. Games, Zachary K. Winkelmann and Lindsey E. Eberman

-legged and single-leg) with 10 s of rest between each trial and 60 s of rest between each stance for the static balance measures, and three trials in each direction on the YBT prior to moving to the next reach direction. 11 We used the Functional Agility Short-Term Fatigue Protocol (FAST-FP) as the mode of

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Jake Schuster, Dan Howells, Julien Robineau, Anthony Couderc, Alex Natera, Nick Lumley, Tim J. Gabbett and Nick Winkelman

varying individual player plans, as well as specific requests of the rugby coach, creativity and an agile, solutions-based approach are necessary for collective success. Anecdotally, athletes with habitually high running-volume outputs may struggle to perform on 3 consecutive days; therefore, training

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Kelsey Dow, Robert Pritchett, Karen Roemer and Kelly Pritchett

exercise performance (vertical jump test [standing and with an approach], L-run agility test, and the Yo-Yo Intermittent Recovery Test Level 1), (2) subjective measures of recovery, and (3) rehydration measures in female athletes. Methods Participants Participants included female athletes ( n  = 10

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Kemal Idrizovic, Bahri Gjinovci, Damir Sekulic, Ognjen Uljevic, Paulo Vicente João, Miodrag Spasic and Tine Sattler

possible time, which leads to better sprinting, jumping, agility, and throwing/kicking performance ( 11 , 21 , 23 , 39 , 41 ). Consequently, plyometric training is a popular method in sports, which emphasizes youth athletes’ sprinting, jumping, and throwing capabilities in sports including volleyball ( 1

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Hugh H.K. Fullagar, Robert McCunn and Andrew Murray

measures of jet lag, sleep quality, hormonal responses (epinephrine, testosterone, and cortisol), muscle tissue damage markers (CK), and physical performance (countermovement jump, pro-agility drill, and 40-yd sprint). 42 Interestingly, within this study, a control group wearing compression garments were

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Alison B. Pritchard Orr, Kathy Keiver, Chris P. Bertram and Sterling Clarren

balance subtests), and (d) strength and agility (running speed and agility and strength subtests) ( Bruininks & Bruininks, 2005 ). During the FAST Club program, children rotated through a subset of six motor skill stations that were based on the subtests of the motor domains of the BOT-2. Tasks at each

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Rodrigo Ramirez-Campillo, Cristian Alvarez, Felipe García-Pinillos, Paulo Gentil, Jason Moran, Lucas A. Pereira and Irineu Loturco

, more agile, and more powerful than nonelite players ( 16 , 52 ), whereas future international players usually present superior levels of speed and power at youth level than future amateur players ( 18 ). Therefore, improvements in these abilities through adequate training strategies may be considered

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Phil Ferrar, Lillian Hosea, Miles Henson, Nadine Dubina, Guy Krueger, Jamie Staff and Wade Gilbert

enables individuals, teams and organizations to work more collaboratively and effectively. Their approach to teaching this seminar is based around four elements that make up the People Dimension © : Self-awareness, People Acuity, Agility and Self-Management. Self-awareness People Academy defines self

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Mayur K. Ranchordas, George King, Mitchell Russell, Anthony Lynn and Mark Russell

well supported in athletic populations as numerous studies have shown that caffeine can enhance performance of endurance ( Ganio et al., 2009 ); strength ( Timmins & Saunders, 2014 ); power ( Del Coso et al., 2012 ); agility ( Jordan et al., 2014 ); skill ( Russell & Kingsley, 2014 ); and reaction time

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Hanan A. Alfawaz, Soundararajan Krishnaswamy, Latifah Al-Faifi, Halima Ali Bin Atta, Mohammad Al-Shayaa, Saad A. Alghanim and Nasser M. Al-Daghri

%) used them for improving their agility/body movement and for overcoming fatigue, respectively. One hundred and fifty-five (44%) participants were using supplements on a daily basis, and 34 (10%) had used them for a prolonged duration (>1 year). Table 5 Reasons, Duration, Frequency, and Source of