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Steve Amireault, John M. Baier and Jonathan R. Spencer

: 10199217 doi:10.1037/0003-066X.54.3.165 10.1037/0003-066X.54.3.165 Chen , K.M. , Wang , H.H. , Li , C.H. , & Chen , M.H. ( 2011 ). Community vs. institutional elders’ evaluations of and preferences for yoga exercises . Journal of Clinical Nursing, 20 ( 7-8 ), 1000 – 1007 . PubMed ID

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Riley Galloway, Robert Booker and Scott Owens

, & Elder, 2010 ). A research brief produced by active living research also shows that classroom-based PA can positively influence PA behaviors and on-task behaviors, and has potential benefits in several health measures, such as body mass index, waist circumference, aerobic capacity, muscle strength and

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Pablo Antonio Valdés-Badilla, Carlos Gutiérrez-García, Mikel Pérez-Gutiérrez, Rodrigo Vargas-Vitoria and Antonio López-Fuenzalida

Issues surrounding the elder population raise big challenges and opportunities to societies ( He, Goodkind, & Kowal, 2016 ; World Health Organization, 2012b ). Among them, the promotion of active lifestyles has been defined as a key aspect for healthy aging ( Chapman, Hampson, & Clarkin, 2014

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Alex S. Ribeiro, Luiz C. Pereira, Danilo R.P. Silva, Leandro dos Santos, Brad J. Schoenfeld, Denilson C. Teixeira, Edilson S. Cyrino and Dartagnan P. Guedes

strength in older adults: Cross-sectional findings from the Lifestyle Interventions and Independence for Elders (LIFE) study . PLoS ONE, 10 ( 2 ), 0116058 . 25647685 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116058 Baptista , F. , Santos , D.A. , Silva , A.M. , Mota , J. , Santos , R. , Vale , S

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Cecilia del Campo Vega, Veronica Tutte, Gustavo Bermudez and Diana C. Parra

secondary observer reached more than 90%. Park users age categories were identified through a left-to-right scanning movement (children: <12 y; youth: from 12 to 19 y; adults: 19–60 y; elders: 60 y and more), starting with the count of women by age range and following with men also by age. Then, the level

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Jessica L. Chandler, Keith Brazendale, Clemens Drenowatz, Justin B. Moore, Xuemei Sui, Robert G. Weaver and Michael W. Beets

: 22820709 doi:10.1123/jpah.10.2.170 22820709 10.1123/jpah.10.2.170 25. McKenzie TL , Sallis JF , Elder JP , et al. Physical activity levels and prompts in young children at recess: a two-year study of a bi-ethnic sample . Res Q Exerc Sport . 1997 ; 68 ( 3 ): 195 – 202 . PubMed ID: 9294873 doi

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Tshepang Tshube and Stephanie J. Hanrahan

, 2006 ; Tshube, 2014 ; Tshube & Hanrahan, 2016 ) indicates that cultural practices are at the core of Batswana’s daily lives. For example, greeting elders is considered a fundamental cultural value ( Tshube & Hanrahan, 2016 ). Other cultural factors include the use of sangoma in sport and sport

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Esra Uzelpasaci, Türkan Akbayrak, Serap Özgül, Ceren Orhan, Emine Baran, Gülbala Nakip, Sinan Beksac and Semra Topuz

. Kaiser Physical Activity Survey The KPAS consists of 38 items and 4 subscales: 1) houshold/caregiving activities: child and elder care activities, meal preparation, major cleaning, shopping, gardening, and so on (11 items); 2) occupational activities: sitting, standing, walking, lifting, heavy loads, and

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Timóteo Daca, António Prista, Francisco Tchonga, Inacio Crochemore-Silva, Felipe F. Reichert, Paulo Farinatti and Go Tani

Independence for Elders) study . Journal of the American Heart Association, 6 ( 12 ), e007215 . PubMed ID: 29197830 doi: 10.1161/JAHA.117.007215 Davis , M.G. , & Fox , K.R. ( 2007 ). Physical activity patterns assessed by accelerometry in older people . European Journal of Applied Physiology, 100

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Phakkanut Mathurapongsakul and Akkradate Siriphorn

Anacker , S.L. , & Di Fabio , P.R . ( 1992 ). Influence of sensory inputs on standing balance in community-dwelling elders with a recent history of falling . Physical Therapy, 72 ( 8 ), 575 – 581 . PubMed ID: 1635942 doi:10.1093/ptj/72.8.575 10.1093/ptj/72.8.575 Barry , E. , Galvin , R