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Peter Hastie

performers got to play on the elite-sport stage to remember that each one experienced physical education at some stage of their schooling. Indeed, as Kohl and Cook ( 2013 , p. 199) remind us, “physical education as part of education provides the only opportunity for all children to learn about physical

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Adam J. Zemski, Shelley E. Keating, Elizabeth M. Broad and Gary J. Slater

) is able to quantify whole body and regional bone mass, FFM, and FM, and is becoming more accessible and popular as a technique to monitor body composition in athletic populations ( Meyer et al., 2013 ; Nana et al., 2015 ). However, DXA does have some limitations for application in an elite sport

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Mathieu Lacome, Simon Avrillon, Yannick Cholley, Ben M. Simpson, Gael Guilhem and Martin Buchheit

future hamstring strain injury than those with longer fascicle length. 7 Although more evidences in a wide range of elite sport populations are still missing, this pioneer work demonstrated that both muscle strength and architecture might play a role in hamstring susceptibility to be injured. Although

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Erik Sesbreno, Gary Slater, Margo Mountjoy and Stuart D.R. Galloway

The assessment of body composition is common in sports given the association with performance. In many elite sport programs, fat mass (FM) is monitored given the negative implications of excessive fat on power to weight ratio, hydrodynamic drag, and performance scores ( Claessens et al., 1994

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Francisco Tavares, Martyn Beaven, Júlia Teles, Dane Baker, Phil Healey, Tiaki B. Smith and Matthew Driller

); therefore, changes in these markers reflects a chronic (ie, week to week) exposure to training loads. 28 Another limitation was fact that the temperature used for the CWI (10°C) was not individualized. This approach was necessitated by the practicalities of working in the elite sport environment but should

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Colin D. McLaren and Kevin S. Spink

, 459 – 478 . doi: 10.5465/amr.2004.13670967 Fletcher , D. , & Wagstaff , C.R.D. ( 2009 ). Organizational psychology in elite sport: Its emergence, application and future . Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 10, 427 – 434 . doi: 10.1016/j.psychsport.2009.03.009 Grund , T.U. ( 2012 ). Network

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Mickaël Campo, Diane Mackie, Stéphane Champely, Marie-Françoise Lacassagne, Julien Pellet and Benoit Louvet

–performance relationships in sports . In Y.L. Hanin (Ed.), Emotions in sport (pp.  65 – 89 ). Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics . Hanin , Y. , Hanina , M. , Šašek , H. , & Kobilšek , A. ( 2016 ). Emotion-centered and action-centered coping in elite sport: Task execution design approach . International

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Daniel Martin, Craig Sale, Simon B. Cooper and Kirsty J. Elliott-Sale

not ask specifically about amenorrhea, 3 athletes described themselves as amenorrheic, and we recommend that future studies explicitly ask this question to not under-represent the occurrence of amenorrhea in elite sport. Side effects were mostly experienced during the first 2 days of menstruation (81

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Karin A. Pfeiffer and Michael J. Wierenga

recreation departments or gym/health-club facilities that happen to have the types of space necessary to participate in some types of sports. According to van Bottenburg, the European model focuses on sport for all and takes a participant-centered approach, whereas the U.S. model focuses on elite sport and

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Michal Wilk, Michal Krzysztofik, Milosz Drozd and Adam Zajac

application of postactivation potentiation to elite sport . Int J Sports Physiol Perform . 2007 ; 2 ( 4 ): 439 – 444 . PubMed ID: 19171961 doi:10.1123/ijspp.2.4.439 19171961 10.1123/ijspp.2.4.439 9. Esformes JI , Bampouras TM . Effect of back squat depth on lower-body postactivation potentiation . J