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Michael J. Davies, Bradley Clark, Laura A. Garvican-Lewis, Marijke Welvaert, Christopher J. Gore and Kevin G. Thompson

, appears the most effective form of deception to elicit performance improvements. 5 In performance deception trials, athletes have raced against a virtual on-screen pacer whom they believed was programmed to mimic mean power output (MPO) from their previous best performance. In reality, the pacer was

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Michiel Punt, Sjoerd M. Bruijn, Ingrid G. van de Port, Ilona J.M. de Rooij, Harriet Wittink and Jaap H. van Dieën

provided body weight support. Each training session lasted at least 30 minutes and could last up to 1 hour, depending on the physical condition of the participant. A custom-designed virtual reality application allowed us to adjust each training session to the abilities of the participant. Each training

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Alan L. Smith, Karl Erickson and Leapetswe Malete

contemporary safety hazards that will be anticipated and mitigated by future advancements in artificial intelligence. Virtual reality and wearable technologies may become enhanced in ways that not only provide movement and other data that supplement sport and activity experiences but also offer hedonic and

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John Goetschius, Mark A. Feger, Jay Hertel and Joseph M. Hart

Posture . 2010 ; 32 ( 1 ): 82 – 86 . PubMed doi:10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.015 20418101 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2010.03.015 3. Teel EF , Slobounov SM . Validation of a virtual reality balance module for use in clinical concussion assessment and management . Clin J Sport Med . 2015 ; 25 ( 2 ): 144

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Stephen Samendinger, Christopher R. Hill, Teri J. Hepler and Deborah L. Feltz

heart rate maximum. This cycle workload wattage was determined for each participant using an Astrand-Ryhming submaximal test prior to day 1 and would generally equate to a moderate–vigorous level of intensity. Participants were represented as an avatar, they previously chose, riding on a virtual trail

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Luca Filipas, Emiliano Nerli Ballati, Matteo Bonato, Antonio La Torre and Maria Francesca Piacentini

the other athletes. Renfree et al 31 have highlighted how the behavior of an athlete can influence the pacing strategy of all the others. Specifically, Konings et al 32 reported how pacing behavior is altered depending on the pacing profile of a virtual opponent. In this case, in fact, the decision

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Elizabeth B. Delia

, 1994 ). Method Unobtrusive Digital Observation With changes in technology over the past several years, many research methods have been transferred to virtual spaces, including qualitative techniques ( Flick, 2009 ). Online or Internet research allows researchers to study experiences and occurrences as

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Brian D. Dauenhauer, Xiaofen D. Keating and Dolly Lambdin

have been utilized to assist with the electronic collection of assessment data ( Cummiskey, 2011 ; Gubacs-Collins & Juniu, 2009 ; Nye, 2010 ; Wegis & van der Mars, 2006 ). Data management systems such as PE Manager (Polar, Inc.; http://education.polarusa.com ), Virtual PE Administrator (Great

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Julie Vaughan-Graham, Kara Patterson, Karl Zabjek and Cheryl A. Cott

BOS. COM, which is a virtual point at the center of total body mass (which is dependent upon body segment alignment), and/or the COG, which is the vertical projection of the COM ( Shumway-Cook & Woollacott, 2012 ). The active alignment of one body segment with another, and the BOS, with respect to

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David Pierce, Melissa Davies and Bryan Kryder

). Empathy forces students to set aside preconceptions and assumptions about the way a product or service works and instead challenges them to innovate in line with what users want and need (“ The Virtual Crash,” 2018 ). Going to where users are to understand what they say and do forms the basis for