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Maria Kosma, David Buchanan and Jan Hondzinski

), setting (e.g., urban vs. rural), and gender may facilitate understanding of exercise behavior and program development; (b) identifying ways to examine the exercise values of older adults with cognitive decline is imperative because this population may be at increased risk of health issues; (c

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Takashi Abe, Jeremy P. Loenneke, Robert S. Thiebaud and Mark Loftin

prospective urban rural epidemiology (PURE) study . Lancet . 2015 ; 386 : 266 – 273 . PubMed ID: 25982160 doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62000-6 25982160 10.1016/S0140-6736(14)62000-6 4. Rantanen T , Guralnik JM , Foley D , et al . Midlife hand grip strength as a predictor of old age disability . JAMA

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Orlagh Farmer, Donna Duffy, Kevin Cahill, Diarmuid Lester, Sarahjane Belton and Wesley O’Brien

female youth ( n  = 331) as part of the baseline study protocol. Eligible primary school pupils, enrolled between second and sixth class (8–12 years) from three, all-female, rural and rural/urban schools were invited to participate, as presented in Figure  1 . A representative social economic status

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Natalie Cook and Tamerah N. Hunt

(n = 185) and 2 (n = 332) were private secondary schools, while group 3 (n = 349) was a public secondary school in a rural area. 167 high school varsity athletes (13–19 y; 98 males and 64 females) completed a questionnaire. 13 high schools had access to an athletic trainer, whereas the other 12 did

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Kami N. Thews, Zachary K. Winkelmann, Lindsey E. Eberman, Kirsten A. Potts and Kenneth E. Games

primarily serve as a firefighter? (n = 309)  Metropolitan (population over 1 million) 96 (31.1)  City (population over 100,000) 118 (38.2)  Suburb 46 (14.9)  Rural 49 (15.8) Do you have access to a healthcare provider? (n = 299)  No 120 (40.1)  Yes 179 (59.9) During your career, have you ever suffered from

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Pamela Wicker and Paul Downward

: large town (1 = yes) 0.41 – 0 1 Rural Type of community: rural (1 = yes) 0.31 – 0 1 Unemployment Unemployment rate in country (%) 9.31 5.15 2.9 27.5 EB Eurobarometer wave (0 = 2013; 1 = 2017) 0.50 – 0 1 A set of questions assessed voluntary work in sport. Prior to these questions, respondents were

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Cheryl A. MacDonald

the physical skill and abilities of agrarian life and sport became way to pass the time that mirrored the values and practices of agricultural and rural society ( Anderson, 2015 ). Citing the work of historian Clifford Putney ( 2001 ), Anderson attributes the development of homophobia in the West to a

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Susana Carrapatoso, Greet Cardon, Delfien Van Dyck, Joana Carvalho and Freja Gheysen

.50 Gender (%)  men 37.0  women 63.0 Civil status (%)    married or legally cohabited 40.8  single 8.4  widow 45.3  divorced 5.5 Socioeconomic status based on education (%)  low 65.8  high 34.2 Residential zone (%)  urban 54.8  suburban 17.7  rural 27.5 Functional limitations (%)  limitations 62.4  no

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Kosuke Tamura, Jeffrey S. Wilson, Robin C. Puett, David B. Klenosky, William A. Harper and Philip J. Troped

trail); (4) Nashua River Rail Trail (12 mile, rural, and mostly asphalt-paved rail trail); and (5) Southwest Corridor (5 mile, urban, and asphalt-paved linear park). Survey respondents who reported having used a trail at least 4 times in the past 4 weeks were asked to participate in a second study that

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Andrew C. Billings, Melvin Lewis, Kenon A. Brown and Qingru Xu

some college courses. In reference to residence type, 174 participants (44.3%) reported that they lived in an urban area, while 134 participants (34.1%) reported living in a suburban area, and 85 participants (21.6%) in a rural area. Thus, the sample is younger and more educated than the overall