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André O. Werneck, Adewale L. Oyeyemi, Rômulo A. Fernandes, Marcelo Romanzini, Enio R.V. Ronque, Edilson S. Cyrino, Luís B. Sardinha and Danilo R. Silva

social survey (2014) special module on the social determinants of health . Eur J Public Health . 2017 ; 27 : 63 – 72 . PubMed doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckw220 28355636 10.1093/eurpub/ckw220 24. de Rezende LFM , Azeredo CM , Silva KS , et al . The role of school environment in physical activity among

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Melanie Vetter, Helen O’Connor, Nicholas O’Dwyer and Rhonda Orr

facilitated the ease and efficiency of conducting the program. The strengths of this study included implementation within a primary school environment, demonstrating the “real-world” feasibility of the intervention. Despite challenges of accommodating the study within school timetables, ≥80% of the target

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Matthew R. Nagy, Molly P. O’Sullivan, Shannon S. Block, Trevor R. Tooley, Leah E. Robinson, Natalie Colabianchi and Rebecca E. Hasson

sedentary activities as structured physical activity opportunities are becoming less available in school environments and less accessible in neighborhoods and communities. Physical activity is also less convenient as it usually involves children having to change their clothes or take a shower afterward. 17

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Carlos Marta, Ana R. Alves, Pedro T. Esteves, Natalina Casanova, Daniel Marinho, Henrique P. Neiva, Roberto Aguado-Jimenez, Alicia M. Alonso-Martínez, Mikel Izquierdo and Mário C. Marques

. Strength training effects in prepubescent boys . Med Sci Sports Exerc . 1990 ; 22 : 605 – 14 . PubMed ID: 2233199 doi:10.1249/00005768-199010000-00011 10.1249/00005768-199010000-00011 2233199 31. Rashad KI , Phillips MA , Revels M , Ujamaa D . Contribution of the school environment to

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Robert McCunn, Hugh H.K. Fullagar, Sean Williams, Travis J. Halseth, John A. Sampson and Andrew Murray

less experienced players would be at greater risk of injury. As aforementioned, new players entering a collegiate football program are confronted with arduous physical training regimens that represent a step up from the high school environments from which they are recruited each year. Therefore it is

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Sarah A. Amin, Paula J. Duquesnay, Catherine M. Wright, Kenneth Chui, Christina D. Economos and Jennifer M. Sacheck

, before/after school offerings, and in-class movement. Others have found that addressing PAC may still be important when it comes to the school environment ( 5 , 20 ). Children who have high PAC exhibit a greater enjoyment of physical education, which may represent an important correlate of PA behaviors

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Carolina Menezes Fiorelli, Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac, Lucas Simieli, Fabiana Araújo Silva, Bianca Fernandes, Gustavo Christofoletti and Fabio Augusto Barbieri

(adaptation to training period) 15 , 16 and acute studies (response to a single exercise session). 16 – 19 Acute effects of aerobic exercise are worthy of consideration and may be easier to implement in a variety of settings, such as workplace or school environments. Previous work has also demonstrated

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Silvia A. González, Joel D. Barnes, Patrick Abi Nader, Dolores Susana Andrade Tenesaca, Javier Brazo-Sayavera, Karla I. Galaviz, Marianella Herrera-Cuenca, Piyawat Katewongsa, Juan López-Taylor, Yang Liu, Bilyana Mileva, Angélica María Ochoa Avilés, Diego Augusto Santos Silva, Pairoj Saonuam and Mark S. Tremblay

influence indicators, the school environment obtained the highest average grade “C-”, ranging from “D” in Lebanon and Colombia to “B” in Thailand. The low grades in Lebanon and Colombia are based on the report of physical education participation. 30 , 32 In Colombia, 81.4% of children and adolescents

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Salomé Aubert, Joel D. Barnes, Nicolas Aguilar-Farias, Greet Cardon, Chen-Kang Chang, Christine Delisle Nyström, Yolanda Demetriou, Lowri Edwards, Arunas Emeljanovas, Aleš Gába, Wendy Y. Huang, Izzeldin A.E. Ibrahim, Jaak Jürimäe, Peter T. Katzmarzyk, Agata Korcz, Yeon Soo Kim, Eun-Young Lee, Marie Löf, Tom Loney, Shawnda A. Morrison, Jorge Mota, John J. Reilly, Blanca Roman-Viñas, Natasha Schranz, John Scriven, Jan Seghers, Thomas Skovgaard, Melody Smith, Martyn Standage, Gregor Starc, Gareth Stratton, Tim Takken, Tuija Tammelin, Chiaki Tanaka, David Thivel, Richard Tyler, Alun Williams, Stephen H.S. Wong, Paweł Zembura and Mark S. Tremblay

on the 20-m shuttle run test. On average, Japanese children were in the 90th percentile, 65 based on age- and sex-specific international normative data. 41 The Organized Sport and Physical Activity Participation (graded “B-”) and the favorable School environment (graded “B+”) may explain this high

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Ali Brian, Farid Bardid, Lisa M. Barnett, Frederik J.A. Deconinck, Matthieu Lenoir and Jacqueline D. Goodway

skills tested to capture FMS. In addition, we conducted multi-level analyses to analyze the hierarchical data and account for differences in school environment. However, some limitations need to be considered within the context of this study. First, the present study evaluated the locomotor and object