be tailored for specific populations such as athletes. To our knowledge, no technology-based models for screening, preventing, and treating EDs for athletes have been developed to date. Thus, the remainder of this paper will discuss how to adapt, and the clinical implications of, providing digital
Rachael E. Flatt and Craig Barr Taylor
Joshua Twaites, Richard Everson, Joss Langford and Melvyn Hillsdon
domain. Domain adaption (DA) methods seek to adapt data from the target domain to the source domain so that good performance is achieved ( Csurka, 2017 ). Clearly, the source and target domains must be related for DA to be successful. In this paper we investigate whether DA can be used to adapt data
Emmanuel Ducrocq, Mark Wilson, Tim J. Smith and Nazanin Derakshan
with a control group, adaptive training improved inhibitory control, which led to enhanced tennis-specific attentional control in a return of serve task, as well as improved tennis performance and visual attention control on a tennis volleying task performed under pressure. Specifically, relative to
Loriane Favoretto, Zach Hutchison, Claire M. Mowling and Melissa M. Pangelinan
disparities in both mental ( Einfeld, Ellis, & Emerson, 2011 ; Emerson & Hatton, 2007 ; Platt, Keyes, McLaughlin, & Kaufman, 2019 ) and physical health ( Havercamp & Scott, 2015 ; Rimmer, Yamaki, Lowry, Wang, & Vogel, 2010 ). Participation in adapted sports and physical activities offered as part of school
Fleur E.C.A. van Rens and Edson Filho
professional circus. In the first realizing phase, the participants reflected and achieved their goal of transitioning from sport to circus. Second, the participants had to adapt to their new circus careers. Third, participants thrived in their circus careers. Various psychological skills and stressors
Tamara May, Nicole Rinehart, Lisa Barnett, Trina Hinkley, Jane McGillivray, Helen Skouteris, Delwyne Stephens and Debra Goldfinch
adapted Australian Rules football program for children with ASD. We aimed to (1) explore parent experiences of the program including acceptability and benefits of the program, and (2) assess the impact of the program on child FMS. Method Measures Parent Interviews Parent interviews were developed to
Levi Frehlich, Christine Friedenreich, Alberto Nettel-Aguirre, Jasper Schipperijn and Gavin R. McCormack
( Doma, Speyer, Leicht, & Cordier, 2017 ). Recently, we adapted and tested the measurement properties of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ) to capture neighborhood-based physical activity undertaken in the last week, finding that the self-administered tool had moderate to excellent
Natalie Skinner and Neil Brewer
The influence of negative emotions such as anxiety on athletes’ preparation and performance has been studied extensively. The focus of this review is on more adaptive approaches to competition such as the experience of positive emotion and beneficial perceptions of emotion. Evidence on the antecedents and adaptive consequences of positive emotions is reviewed, and implications for research and practice in a sport context are suggested. We focus on the cognitive appraisal of challenge as a significant antecedent of both positive emotion and beneficial perceptions of emotion. A theoretical model of beneficial and harmful perceptions of emotion is presented which incorporates appraisals of challenge, coping expectancies, and valence (positive vs. negative) of emotion. Research that supports the model is reviewed, and implications for research, coaching, and training in the sport context are suggested.
Bartosz Gula and Markus Raab
In our comment on Koehler and Conley’s (2003) findings on the “hot hand” belief, we want to emphasize the different conclusions that can be drawn from their results by applying the concept of ecological rationality. The choice of environmental contexts and structures imposes constraints on possible interpretations of the results obtained. Differentiating between the cognitive and behavioral levels of the phenomenon seems analytically useful, particularly if practical recommendations to professionals are to be made. The implications of Koehler and Conley’s data, new evidence, and the relationship between the perceived streaks of players and their base rates are discussed with the aim of developing empirically founded recommendations to professionals in sports, especially in real game situations.
David J. Langley and Sharon M. Knight
The broad purpose of this paper is to contextualize the meaning and evolution of competitive sport participation among the aged by describing the life story of a senior aged participant. We used narrative inquiry to examine the integration of sport into the life course and continuity theory to examine the evolution of his life story. Continuity theory proposes that individuals are predisposed to preserve and maintain longstanding patterns of thought and behavior throughout their adult development. Based on this theory, we suggest that continuity in successful competitive sport involvement for this participant may represent a primary adaptive strategy for coping with the aging process. Successful involvement in sport appeared to mediate past and continuing patterns of social relationships, the development of personal identity, and a general propensity for lifelong physical activity.