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Breanna Drew and James Matthews

, Seligman, & McBride, 2011 ); secondary education ( Boniwell & Ryan, 2012 ) and elite sport ( Fletcher & Sarkar, 2016 ). These programmes typically focus on personal characteristics (e.g., optimism and self-regulation), a facilitative social environment (e.g., information rich feedback, encouragement of

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Danielle Peers, Timothy Konoval and Rebecca Marsh Naturkach

discursively absent because they are not imagined or welcomed within the program. The inclusion of para-athletes in primarily athletic discourses was also evident on some DSO websites. Global Wheelchair Athletics adopts an entirely elite sport discourse throughout its website, while making it clear that it

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Martin J. Turner, Stuart Carrington and Anthony Miller

Elite Sport,” 2017 ). Some authors ( Hughes & Leavey, 2012 ) posit that athletes are at greater risk of mental illness due to the contextual demands of sport such as the requirement for high effort, great investment of time, and high exertion of energy, leading to loss of autonomy and disempowerment

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Gavin Breslin, Tandy Haughey, Wesley O’Brien, Laura Caulfield, Alexa Robertson and Martin Lawlor

). The behaviour change wheel: A guide to designing interventions . London, United Kingdom : Silverback . Mind . ( 2014 ). Performance matters in elite sport . https

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Philp Sullivan, Jessica Murphy and Mishka Blacker

). Editorial: Mental health challenges in elite sport: Balancing risk with reward . Frontiers in Psychology, 8 , 1 – 4 . doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01892 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01892 Miller , P.S. , & Kerr , G. ( 2002 ). The athletic, academic and social experiences of intercollegiate student

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Hugh Gilmore, Stephen Shannon, Gerard Leavey, Martin Dempster, Shane Gallagher and Gavin Breslin

blood flow and up-regulated muscle protein synthesis ( Yu et al., 2014 ). As such, AAS are efficacious in increasing muscular size, performance, and aesthetics, and consequently, are prevalent in elite sport and professional bodybuilding (i.e., collective estimate of 13.4%; Sagoe, Modle, Andreassen

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Rosanna Gilderthorp, Jan Burns and Fergal Jones

( Tweedy & Vanlandewijck, 2011 ). It must also be based on clear taxonomic theory and evidence, both of which Tweedy ( 2002 ) suggested have been missing from ID elite sport classification. In terms of classification in ID sport, simply dividing categories based on IQ is not acceptable, not only because of

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Leilani A. Madrigal, Vincenzo Roma, Todd Caze, Arthur Maerlender and Debra Hope

.E. , Roberts , G.C. , & Pensgaard , A.M. ( 2008 ). Achievement goals and gender effects on multidimensional anxiety in national elite sport . Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 9 , 449 – 464 . doi:10.1016/j.psychsport.2007.06.005 10.1016/j.psychsport.2007.06.005 Boswell , J.F. , Thompson

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Victoria McGee and J.D. DeFreese

.2.127 Hodge , K. , Lonsdale , C. , & Jackson , S.A. ( 2009 ). Athlete engagement in elite sport: An exploratory investigation of antecedents and consequences . The Sport Psychologist, 23 , 186 – 202 . doi:10.1123/tsp.23.2.186 10.1123/tsp.23.2.186 Jowett , S. ( 2009 ). Validating coach

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Kristoffer Henriksen, Louise Kamuk Storm, Natalia Stambulova, Nicklas Pyrdol and Carsten Hvid Larsen

considerations. More specifically, the guide had four main parts. We asked the SPPs to describe a specific example of (a) successful and (b) less successful interventions in youth competitive sport, and (c) successful and (d) less successful interventions in senior elite sport. We finished by asking for their