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Borja Muniz-Pardos, Alejandro Gómez-Bruton, Ángel Matute-Llorente, Alex González-Agüero, Alba Gómez-Cabello, José A. Casajús and Germán Vicente-Rodríguez

The instance when the swimmer has access to ground reaction forces (ie, dive and turn phases) plays a decisive role in overall swimming performance. Lyttle and Benjanuvatra 13 stated that start performance can potentially account for as much as ∼15% of the race time over a 100-m competition

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Craig Hyatt, Shannon Kerwin, Larena Hoeber and Katherine Sveinson

attracted to sports that were originally unfamiliar to them, but that they became more familiar with because their kids participated in them. Julie watched diving when the Summer Olympics were on, but became a fan of four women on Canada’s national team (known in Canada as “The Fab Four”) and follows them

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Jueyin Zheng

local video-production team, as well as the NFL international marketing and content team. The coordination allows us to produce locally relevant content that will resonate with our China audience—both with existing fans who want to dive into the game and follow their favorite player or team and with new

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Megan N. Houston, Johanna M. Hoch and Matthew C. Hoch

8 Sailing 1 3 Soccer 13 13 Swimming and diving 4 8 Tennis 4 3 Volleyball 2 4 Wrestling 4 Procedures Participants completed a self-reported injury history questionnaire and a modified FABQ during organized team meetings. The injury history questionnaire contained 15 categories of sports

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Sebastián Feu, Javier García-Rubio, Antonio Antúnez and Sergio Ibáñez

diving, fencing, speleology, equestrianism, judo, canoeing, life saving, and rescue and sailing. The majority of sports are regulated by the transitory provision, except a few that have still not adapted their regulations to the transitory provision established in Royal Decree 1383/2007. Table  7

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Christine M. Habeeb, Robert C. Eklund and Pete Coffee

each item quantifying one’s confidence to perform a dive task of a certain difficulty. Subsequently, an extension of Feltz’s ( 1982 ) study by LaForge-MacKenzie and Sullivan ( 2014 ) used a single-item measure of self-efficacy across the same skill performed for six trials. In this study, single

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Pooja Somasundaram and Alexandra M. Burgess

(AAs) involved athletes participating in sports where aesthetics is an aspect of the judging criterion such as dance, cheerleading, diving, equestrian, and synchronized swimming ( Krentz & Warschburger, 2013 ). Team/individual sport Athletes (TIAs) included athletes involved in a sport where the

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Shelby Waldron, J.D. DeFreese, Brian Pietrosimone, Johna Register-Mihalik and Nikki Barczak

swimming/diving ( n  = 19, 27.5%), soccer ( n  = 30, 33.7%) for late specializers, and track and field ( n  = 26, 30.6%) for samplers. While soccer was associated with single-sport specialization in previous research, participation in track and field, cross country, and swimming/diving has been reported

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Laura St. Germain, Amanda M. Rymal and David J. Hancock

, Bergeles, & Hatziharistos, 2007 ), swimming ( Clark & Ste-Marie, 2007 ), diving ( Rymal & Ste-Marie, 2009 ), and American football ( Christina, Barresi, & Shaffner, 1990 ). Taken together, it is clear that the use of observation is a key component in skill acquisition and performance enhancement. Since

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Jeff A. Nessler, Thomas Hastings, Kevin Greer and Sean C. Newcomer

examined here. Additional study of other surfing-related activities (eg, wave riding, duck-diving) and other potential mechanisms of low back pain are necessary to conclusively identify the primary factors that contribute to low back pain in this population. There were a number of limitations to the