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Thelma S. Horn

( Barnett, Ridgers, Zask, & Salmon, 2015 ; Barnett et al., 2016 ) are especially valuable as they link perceived and actual constructs to the same or similar skills (locomotor, object control, and active play). In previous years, researchers from the social psychology of sport and physical activity area

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Mark L. Latash

of unintentional locomotor movements induced by electrical stimulation of the lumbar enlargement in humans ( Gerasimenko et al., 2010 ; Shapkova & Schömburg, 1999 ) have shown, in particular, that the induced peripheral patterns are highly variable and depend strongly on the loading conditions

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Layne Case and Joonkoo Yun

motor skills, are considered to be the “building blocks” for more advanced, complex movements ( Logan, Ross, Chee, Stodden, & Robinson, 2017 ). These skills also include the involvement of large muscle groups and can be categorized as locomotor and object control/ball skills. Locomotor skills include

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Jerraco L. Johnson, Mary E. Rudisill, Peter A. Hastie and Julia Sassi

classified as either locomotor skills or object control skills. Locomotor skills are actions that move the body through space (e.g., running and jumping), while object control skills require the use of hands and feet to manipulate objects (e.g., throwing and kicking) ( Haywood & Getchell, 2014 ). It is

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Roberta Gaspar, Natalia Padula, Tatiana B. Freitas, João P.J. de Oliveira and Camila Torriani-Pasin

subjects To assess the effects of a 12-wk program of gait training assisted by FES on locomotor function and quality of life of individuals with SCI. 12 wk F: 3× per week I: NM T: gait training T: NM Improved overground gait resistance (6MWT). Greater gait independence (WISCI). Tendency to higher gait

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Maureen R. Weiss

(locomotor, object control) typically acquired in early childhood and are foundational for learning more complex skills needed for culturally specific games and sports. A proficiency barrier conveys that inability to master fundamental motor skills early in life leads to difficulty performing certain sport

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Afshin Samani and Mathias Kristiansen

hamstring injury in elite players of Australian football . Physical Therapy in Sport, 4 ( 4 ), 159 – 166 . doi:10.1016/S1466-853X(03)00053- 10.1016/S1466-853X(03)00053-1 Chvatal , S.A. , & Ting , L.H. ( 2012 ). Voluntary and reactive recruitment of locomotor muscle synergies during perturbed

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Lauren A. Brown, Eric E. Hall, Caroline J. Ketcham, Kirtida Patel, Thomas A. Buckley, David R. Howell and Srikant Vallabhajosula

– 844 . PubMed ID: 27541061 doi:10.1089/neu.2016.4609 27541061 10.1089/neu.2016.4609 5. Fino PC , Nussbaum MA , Brolinson PG . Locomotor deficits in recently concussed athletes and matched controls during single and dual-task turning gait: preliminary results . J Neuroeng Rehabil . 2016 ; 13

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Enzo Hollville, Vincent Le Croller, Yoshihiro Hirasawa, Rémi Husson, Giuseppe Rabita and Franck Brocherie

locomotor activities (eg, sprinting, acceleration, and deceleration) between halves 2 or quarters. 3 Although the proportion of match play at high intensity is small, 4 , 5 the ability to repeat maximal short-duration sprints (the so-called repeated-sprint ability [RSA]) 6 is an integral fitness

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Luis Peñailillo, Karen Mackay and Chris R. Abbiss

-015-0344-5 26054383 10.1007/s40279-015-0344-5 8. Eston R . Use of ratings of perceived exertion in sports . Int J Sports Physiol Perform . 2012 ; 7 ( 2 ): 175 – 182 . PubMed doi:10.1123/ijspp.7.2.175 10.1123/ijspp.7.2.175 22634967 9. Marcora S . Counterpoint: afferent feedback from fatigued locomotor muscles