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Andressa Silva, Fernanda V. Narciso, Igor Soalheiro, Fernanda Viegas, Luísa S.N. Freitas, Adriano Lima, Bruno A. Leite, Haroldo C. Aleixo, Rob Duffield and Marco T. de Mello

-Paralympics period . Motriz Rev Educ Fis . 2015 ; 21 ( 2 ): 168 – 176 . doi:10.1590/S1980-65742015000200007 10.1590/S1980-65742015000200007 3. Silva A , Queiroz SS , Winckler C , et al . Sleep quality evaluation, chronotype, sleepiness and anxiety of Paralympic Brazilian athletes: Beijing 2008 Paralympic

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Barry S. Mason, Viola C. Altmann and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

.4.335 18955749 7. Morgulec-Adamowicz N , Kosmol A , Bogdan M , Molik B , Rutkowska I , Bednarczuk G . Game efficiency of wheelchair rugby athletes at the 2008 Paralympic Games with regard to player classification . Hum Movement . 2010 ; 11 ( 1 ): 29 – 36 . doi:10.2478/v10038-010-0002-6 10

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James M. Rhodes, Barry S. Mason, Thomas A.W. Paulson and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

athletes at the 2008 Paralympic Games with regard to player classification . Hum Mov . 2010 ; 11 : 29 – 36 . doi:10.2478/v10038-010-0002-6 25. Morgulec-Adamowicz N , Kosmol A , Molik B , Yilla AB , Laskin JJ . Aerobic, anaerobic, and skill performance with regard to classification in

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David S. Haydon, Ross A. Pinder, Paul N. Grimshaw and William S.P. Robertson

3.5-point players at the 2016 Paralympic Games had limb deficiencies, representing a large proportion of this classification. For 3.5-point players with limited trunk function but good arm and hand function, the trends discussed may not be evident. Conversely, low-point players have a similar

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Ben T. Stephenson, Christof A. Leicht, Keith Tolfrey and Victoria L. Goosey-Tolfrey

 = 1) volunteered to participate in this study. All provided written informed consent and the procedures were approved by the Loughborough University Ethical Advisory Committee. All participants regularly competed at an international level for 2 to 7 years with 9 athletes racing in the 2016 Paralympic

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Raúl Reina, Aitor Iturricastillo, Rafael Sabido, Maria Campayo-Piernas and Javier Yanci

(see Table  1 ). All the participants had an international competition level background: 27.1% of the participants have competed in London 2012 Paralympic games and the rest had competed in international level tournaments. A group of 39 players without CP was also included in the study as a control

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Peter Olusoga, Marte Bentzen and Goran Kentta

Swedish Sport Confederation. He is also an adjunct professor at the School of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa. He has attended a number of Olympics and Paralympic Games as a sport psychologist. His research, academic role and applied practice has a strong connection to elite sport and high

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Andrew G. Wood, Jamie B. Barker, Martin Turner and Peter Thomson

cardiac output by Finometer in patients with cirrhosis . Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging, 30 , 230 – 233 . doi:10.1111/j.1475-097X.2010.00932.x 10.1111/j.1475-097X.2010.00932.x Legg , D. , & Steadward , R. ( 2011 ). The Paralympic Games and 60 years of change (1948–2008): Unification

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Tiago Duarte, Diane M. Culver and Kyle Paquette

held, with Canada having participated in every edition. The Wheelchair Curling National Championships started in 2004, whereas the Canadian NTP was created during the 2005–2006 season in preparation for the sport’s debut at the 2006 Paralympic games. Once the coaches entered the WC landscape, their

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Göran Kenttä, Marte Bentzen, Kristen Dieffenbach and Peter Olusoga

Sciences and head of sport psychology for the Swedish Sport Confederation. He is also an adjunct professor at the School of Human Kinetics at the University of Ottawa. He has attended a number of Olympics and Paralympic Games as a sport psychologist. His research, academic role, and applied practice has a