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Ricky Camplain, Julie A. Baldwin, Meghan Warren, Carolyn Camplain, Monica R. Lininger and Robert T. Trotter

intervention. Between October 2017 and April 2018, we interviewed 199 individuals ≥18 years of age who were housed at a rural county jail to assess their general health status and their physical activity participation during recreation time. 4 Briefly, participants were asked about their frequency of

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Lowri C. Edwards, Anna S. Bryant, Kevin Morgan, Stephen-Mark Cooper, Anwen M. Jones and Richard J. Keegan

these individual demographics; hence, they were selected for this purpose. The schools in this study are subsequently referred to as the “urban school” and the “rural school.” The urban school was based in a metropolitan area, whereas the rural school was based in the South Wales Valleys, a group of

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Riley Galloway, Robert Booker and Scott Owens

). Mississippi is one of the states that promoted a statewide mandate to increase PA during school hours. The relevance of such policies is seen in a research study by Greening, Harrell, Low, and Fielder ( 2011 ), showing that regardless of the state mandate, 33% of rural Mississippi youth were classified as

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Nicolas Hobson, Sherry L. Dupuis, Lora M. Giangregorio and Laura E. Middleton

rural setting, the persons they lived with, and the type of residence (private home/apartment, seniors’ residence, or other). The participants also reported their current health conditions, falls in the last 2 months, and use of mobility aids. Finally, the participants reported their exercise habits and

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Julie D. Guldager, Anja Leppin, Jesper von Seelen and Pernille T. Andersen

encompassed a quantitative approach, and the different types of data were collected from the same school classes, schools were selected by cluster randomized sampling, stratifying for region/urban–rural areas and educational background of parents. As presented in Table  1 , the majority of participating

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Matthew D. Curtner-Smith, Deborah. S. Baxter and Leah K. May

. Studies in which the impact of location on teachers’ value orientations were examined have focused on comparisons between those working in urban and rural schools. While teachers working in these different contexts studied by Banville et al. ( 2002 ) had similar perspectives, two studies found that rural

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Chia-Yuan Yu, Ayoung Woo, Christopher Hawkins and Sara Iman

aspect. Last, this study did not differentiate urban and rural counties. Rural areas featuring limited active living environments may result in a high obesity rate compared with urban areas. 32 Conclusions This research has extended the existing framework by measuring residential segregation in a variety

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Katrina L. Piercy, Frances Bevington, Alison Vaux-Bjerke, Sandra Williams Hilfiker, Sean Arayasirikul and Elizabeth Y. Barnett

) infrequent physical activity and (2) the intention to increase physical activity in the next 6 months. Participant quotas were established for area (urban/suburban/rural), sex, race/ethnicity, education, income, and disability to ensure that results reflected a demographically diverse sample. Eligible

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Ryan Adams

athletes, have fitted into the more general study of migration” (p. 12). In seeking to redress this, his insightful historiography of Irish football migration draws on work from Delaney ( 2002 ) to describe how non-football migratory trends historically favoured individuals from rural Ireland, as opposed

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Justin Leifso

). Pilgrimages to Regina’s Mosaic Stadium are performed by members of the Rider Nation weekly during the season, including many who drive two hours or more to Regina from Saskatoon, smaller cities, or rural communities. Together, the predominately white crowd 2 cheers on the team, sings along with the