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Daniël M. van Leeuwen, Fabian van de Bunt, Cornelis J. de Ruiter, Natasja M. van Schoor, Dorly J.H. Deeg and Kaj S. Emanuel

SPPB. Furthermore, differences in muscle function were analyzed (strength, voluntary activation, and fatigability). We hypothesize that scores on the strength tests and the SPPB differ between persons with and without radiographic knee OA. Methods Participants After local institutional review board

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Kym J. Williams, Dale W. Chapman, Elissa J. Phillips and Nick Ball

. Sports Biomech . 2012 ; 11 ( 4 ): 492 – 506 . PubMed ID: 23259239 doi:10.1080/14763141.2012.725426 10.1080/14763141.2012.725426 23259239 20. Brzycki M . Strength testing—predicting a one-rep max from reps-to-fatigue J Phys Educ Recreat Dance . 1993 ; 64 ( 1 ): 88 – 90 . 10

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Michael J.A. Speranza, Tim J. Gabbett, David A. Greene, Rich D. Johnston, Andrew D. Townshend and Brett O’Farrell

press and chin-up were used to assess upper-body strength and the squat to test lower-body strength. The 1RM strength-testing protocols were conducted in accordance to the Australian National Protocols for the Assessment of Strength and Power. 18 All players performed the 1RM squat test first, followed

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Lisa M. Barnett, David R. Lubans, Anna Timperio, Jo Salmon and Nicola D. Ridgers

using the standing long jump (lower body) and handgrip strength test (upper body). For the standing long jump, children stood with both feet parallel behind a marked line and were asked to jump with both feet simultaneously as far as possible ( Eather, Morgan, & Lubans, 2011 ). Whilst this test is

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Claire J. Brady, Andrew J. Harrison, Eamonn P. Flanagan, G. Gregory Haff and Thomas M. Comyns

a lack of studies that include representative samples of high-level sprinters performing isometric strength tests that assess various strength qualities to help identify the best correlations with speed performance. This information could assist coaches in choosing appropriate tests for use in

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Emily Arentson-Lantz, Elfego Galvan, Adam Wacher, Christopher S. Fry and Douglas Paddon-Jones

., Shirley, NY) on Days 2 and 12. Peak aerobic capacity (VO 2 peak) (Monark Ergomedic 828E; Monark Exercise, Vansbro, Sweden) was assessed using graded cycle ergometry (Vmax Encore 29; CareFusion, Yorba Linda, CA) approximately 2 hr following strength testing on study Days 2 and 12. A standard 75-g oral

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Andrés Pérez, Domingo J. Ramos-Campo, Cristian Marín-Pagan, Francisco J. Martínez-Noguera, Linda H. Chung and Pedro E. Alcaraz

and Neuromuscular Activity Ten minutes before the strength test, participants performed a general warm-up that consisted of 10 minutes of running at 10 km·h −1 and 5 minutes of dynamic exercise. Countermovement jump heights were performed using the Kistler 9286BA portable force platform (Kistler

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Mehrez Hammami, Nawel Gaamouri, Gaith Aloui, Roy J. Shephard and Mohamed Souhaiel Chelly

-of-direction ability, s  T-half test 7.21 (0.21) 6.84 (0.21) 7.20 (0.34) 7.16 (0.35) .042 0.09  Modified Illinois test 13.50 (0.41) 12.93 (0.41) 13.56 (0.35) 13.49 (0.34) .026 0.10 Abbreviations: ANOVA, analysis of variance; ES, effect size. Table 2 Comparisons of Vertical-Jump, Horizontal-Jump, and Strength-Test

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Kirsty A. Fairbairn, Ingrid J.M. Ceelen, C. Murray Skeaff, Claire M. Cameron and Tracy L. Perry

, V.T. , & Weaver , L.K. ( 2013 ). Supplemental vitamin D enhances the recovery in peak isometric force shortly after intense exercise . Nutrition & Metabolism, 10 ( 1 ), 69 . doi:10.1186/1743-7075-10-69 10.1186/1743-7075-10-69 Brzycki , M. ( 1993 ). Strength testing-predicting a one

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Francisco Luis Pestaña-Melero, G. Gregory Haff, Francisco Javier Rojas, Alejandro Pérez-Castilla and Amador García-Ramos

HG , Nosaka K , Haff GG . Reliability and validity of the load–velocity relationship to predict the 1RM back squat . J Strength Cond Res . 2017 ; 31 ( 7 ): 1897 – 1904 . PubMed doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000001657 27669192 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001657 8. Brzycki M . Strength testing