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Dana K. Voelker and Justine J. Reel

: “I don’t see [female skaters] eat much. A lot of rabbit food.” Ron described specific behaviors he has observed in female skaters: “Anything from count calories exactly and only eat certain things to go throw up in the bathroom. Like ‘hey, it’s weigh-in day, and I just ate so I’m going to go throw up

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Florence-Emilie Kinnafick, Cecilie Thøgersen-Ntoumani, Sam O. Shepherd, Oliver J. Wilson, Anton J.M. Wagenmakers and Christopher S. Shaw

weigh in or some kind of assessment so you’ve got more of a, oh I know where I am and actually I’ll get better in the next five weeks. In the past I’ve been weighed every two weeks so I always know where I’m going, or if I’m failing. (Focus group 1) Participants expressed controlled forms of motivation

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Hans C. Schmidt

. The result is a newly confusing landscape for sport media, in which sport reporters—who are experts in game-day coverage and analysis—are also expected to weigh in on political and social issues about which, despite personal knowledge and opinions, they have little professional experience in covering

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Kathryn Henne and Madeleine Pape

perspectives contributed to policy, instances where Southern voices had limited to no opportunity to weigh in on policy issues, and challenges or tensions arising from their inclusion. This approach enabled us to systematically tease out dilemmas of regulation and empowerment, informing the structure and

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Theresa Walton-Fisette

always did right thing, friends say . Tennessean . Retrieved from http://www.tennessean.com/story/news/crime/2016/03/05/hero-tennessee-rape-case-always-did-right-thing-friends-say/81212236/ Walton , T. ( 2007 ). Grappling with dominant ideologies: Fox network weighs in on girl / boy wrestling . The

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Oliver C. Witard, Ina Garthe and Stuart M. Phillips

fluids caused by passive or active dehydration and is most typically used by weight-class athletes prior to weigh-in (e.g., combat sports). Track and field athletes in jumping or long-distance events, where body weight is closely related to performance, may also use rapid weight loss as a strategy to

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Chelsee A. Shortt, Collin A. Webster, Richard J. Keegan, Cate A. Egan and Ali S. Brian

Delphi technique involves the expertise of professionals to weigh in on an often-debated topic with a specific objective ( Delbecq, Van de Ven, & Gustafson, 1975 ; Powell, 2003 ). In recent research, the Delphi technique has been a selected methodology to operationalize multifaceted constructs similar

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Sharyn G. Davies and Antje Deckert

watching a weigh-in yesterday for MMA fighters in America and they all looked like models. I was like “These girls don’t look like fighters.” They all had nice hair and their faces didn’t even look smashed up. I think it’s good to have girls looking feminine because people just think you’re butch and aggro

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Louise M. Burke, Asker E. Jeukendrup, Andrew M. Jones and Martin Mooses

sporting scenarios. However, the acute use of low-fiber diets is often observed in weight division sports ( Reale et al., 2017 ). Here, the athletes suddenly reduce their fiber consumption in the days before weigh-in, in the belief or experience that a reduction in bowel contents contributes a small but

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mass (11.4kg-6.5kg). Lean body mass remained constant (54.5-55.0kg) and RMR was generally stable (1710 ± 77-1602 ± 75kcal.day-1) eliciting minimal adaptive thermogenesis. The final 1.8kg of BM loss (2.8%) was achieved 24 hours prior to weigh in utilising active/passive dehydration methods. Despite LEA