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Sada Reed and Guy Harrison

journalists determine who becomes a news source and, as a result, determine whose agenda shapes content creation ( Brooks, Kennedy, Moen, & Ranly, 2002 ; Reich, 2010 ). The current case study is appropriate because journalism scholarship historically pins anonymous or unnamed sourcing as being less credible

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Matt Hoffmann, Todd Loughead and Jeffrey Caron

athlete mentor. Using a case-study design, we focused on the stories this individual constructed about his experiences as a peer mentor to athletes, with the goal of identifying practical implications based on the knowledge gained through these stories. The main research questions guiding this study were

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Terri Graham-Paulson, Claudio Perret and Victoria Goosey-Tolfrey

. Well-trained/elite athletes are also likely to have greater motivation to perform maximal exercise ( Burke, 2008 ). The current case study provided a unique opportunity to investigate the effects of CAF in an elite paratriathlete. Presentation of the Sporting Issue At the London 2012 Paralympic Games

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Jimmy Sanderson, Sarah Stokowski and Elizabeth Taylor

compelling opportunity to examine student-athletes’ social media integration into athletic department marketing and branding efforts. Accordingly, this case study investigated Temple football’s campaign through interviews with athletic department personnel and football student-athletes, analysis of football

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Brody J. Ruihley, Jason Simmons, Andrew C. Billings and Rich Calabrese

, as well as the organizational communication from fantasy hosts, this research was able to gather insight into public and organizational reaction in a time of crisis. With that, the purpose of this case study was to explore organizational communication strategy and stakeholder response surrounding the

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Adam C. King

deficits following the resolution of behavioral symptoms. The use of nonlinear analyses (eg, entropy measures) on postural sway 3 and destabilizing conditions 4 , 5 have been shown to indicate long-term postural impairments not detected by traditional metrics of postural stability. Here, a case study

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Fernando Borges

journalists and other media personnel, to put in place a more complex media strategic plan. In this case study, the objective was to examine soccer clubs’ transformation into media organizations. Across Europe, soccer clubs are hiring more media personnel, launching their own media channels, and becoming

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Estela Farías-Torbidoni and Demir Barić

likelihood for sedentary behavior while visiting protected areas. Therefore, using Alt Pirineu Natural Park (Spain) as a case study, the purpose of this applied research is as follows: (1) Identify the proportion of visitors characterized by a sedentary PA intensity by using metabolic equivalent consumption

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Giovanna Ghiani, Sara Magnani, Azzurra Doneddu, Gianmarco Sainas, Virginia Pinna, Marco Caboi, Girolamo Palazzolo, Filippo Tocco and Antonio Crisafulli

Journal of Nutrition, 32 , 77 – 97 . PubMed ID: 4843734 doi:10.1079/BJN19740060 10.1079/BJN19740060 Fearnley , D. , Sutton , L. , O’Hara , J. , Brightmore , A. , King , R. , & Cooke , C. ( 2012 ). Case study of a female ocean racer: Prerace preparation and nutritional intake during the

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Trent Stellingwerff

with a strong conceptual underpinning, very little scientific information exists on how to optimally implement interventions around body composition periodization throughout a given year, let alone over an entire career. This case study will feature an Olympic-level female middle-distance runner