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Andressa Silva, Fernanda V. Narciso, Igor Soalheiro, Fernanda Viegas, Luísa S.N. Freitas, Adriano Lima, Bruno A. Leite, Haroldo C. Aleixo, Rob Duffield and Marco T. de Mello

.04.017 21550729 21. Samuels C . Sleep, recovery, and performance: the new frontier in high-performance athletics . Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am . 2009 ; 20 ( 1 ): 149 – 159 . PubMed ID: 19084768 doi: 10.1016/j.pmr.2008.10.009 19084768 22. Gupta L , Morgan K , Gilchrist S . Does elite sport degrade

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Ben J. Lee and Charles Douglas Thake

populations as diverse at elite sport, recovery from stroke, 21 and recovery from knee surgery 22 as well as those suffering with knee osteoarthritis. 4 For example, Takacs et al 4 investigated the effects of walking at 5% increments of LBPP (0%–30% BWS) on subjective knee pain as assessed via Visual

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Lori Gano-Overway, Pete Van Mullem, Melissa Long, Melissa Thompson, Bob Benham, Christine Bolger, Andrew Driska, Anthony Moreno and Dan Schuster

athletic experiences. These standards were accepted by over 100 sport organizations ranging from youth to elite sport organizations and spanning regional and national organizations ( National Association for Sport and Physical Education, 2006 ). To ensure the national standards contained the most current

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Adam Love and Seungmo Kim

into the development of elite athletes ( De Bosscher, Bingham, Shibil, van Bottenburg, & De Knop, 2008 ). Given the high stakes involved in elite sport, researchers have focused substantial attention on investigating factors that impact athletic performance. Specifically, sport psychology researchers

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Kristoffer Henriksen, Louise Kamuk Storm, Natalia Stambulova, Nicklas Pyrdol and Carsten Hvid Larsen

considerations. More specifically, the guide had four main parts. We asked the SPPs to describe a specific example of (a) successful and (b) less successful interventions in youth competitive sport, and (c) successful and (d) less successful interventions in senior elite sport. We finished by asking for their

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Valérian Cece, Noémie Lienhart, Virginie Nicaise, Emma Guillet-Descas and Guillaume Martinent

 al., 2006 ; Petherick & Weignand, 2002 ). One explanation could be that the sex differences are less important for adolescents in the elite sport domain. However, this interpretation is highly speculative, and more research is needed due to the lack of knowledge of the specific context of intensive

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Ashley M. Duguay, Todd M. Loughead and James M. Cook

collective efficacy and team identification among players and coaches. Shared leadership has also been identified as a resilient characteristic of elite sport teams ( Morgan, Fletcher, & Sarkar, 2013 ) and as a psychological process underpinning team resilience in elite sport ( Morgan, Fletcher, & Sharkar

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Christoph Szedlak, Matthew Smith, Melissa Day and Bettina Callary

they make to athlete development and preparation for sport-specific performance ( UKSCA, 2016 ). In summary, the S&C coaching role in elite sport has achieved an increased level of importance in the last few years. Given the suggested importance credited to S&C, it is imperative to gain an

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Gareth J. Jones, Katie Misener, Per G. Svensson, Elizabeth Taylor and Moonsup Hyun

elite sport policy (e.g.,  Misener & Doherty, 2013 ; O’Boyle & Shilbury, 2016 ), sport tourism ( Lorgnier & Su, 2014 ), professional and commercial sport ( Kolyperas, Anagnostopoulos, Chadwick, & Sparks, 2016 ), and sport events and tourism ( Bell & Gallimore, 2015 ). Consistent with trends observed in

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Holly Thorpe, Julie Brice and Anna Rolleston

Samoan athletes, and the first and second authors (H.T. and J.B.) identified the need to focus on the unexpected intersections between Māori and (to a lesser extent due to numbers) Samoan culture and elite sport. But, with two white women conducting the interviews and first phase of analysis, we