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Courteney L. Benjamin, William M. Adams, Ryan M. Curtis, Yasuki Sekiguchi, Gabrielle E.W. Giersch and Douglas J. Casa

compared to rest days ( Sargent, Halson, et al., 2014 ). From a broader perspective of overall sleep health, collegiate athletes across all sports have been classified as poor sleepers and, on average, obtained approximately 7 hours of sleep on weekdays; however, of the 15 different female sports observed

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Pınar Öztürk and Canan Koca

researcher did participant observation from an insider researcher position and took field notes while living in the same home (a rented apartment for women football players who attend the training and matches from other cities) with players 3 or 4 days a week and attending the home and away matches, weekday

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Robert W. Motl and Rachel Bollaert

common approaches for measuring sedentary behavior in MS, namely, self-reports and devices. Self-reports include items such as “During the last 7 days, how much time did you spend sitting on a weekday?” from the abbreviated International Physical Activity Questionnaire (IPAQ; Craig et al., 2003 ). Self

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Wei-Yen Li

contract with the YooZoo West Bund soccer park. At the very beginning, the complex was conceived as a facility only for soccer. However, my YooZoo Sports colleagues and I found out that the a new complex’s utilization rate was low during the weekdays. Thus, I figured that involving sports other than soccer

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Carolee Winstein

daily for 10 consecutive weekdays, restraint of the less-impaired arm for approximately 90% of waking hours, and what was termed a “transfer package” for an additional half-hour every training day with review of daily arm use and problem-solving to overcome perceived barriers to arm use at home. This

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Darla M. Castelli and Ang Chen

, & Malina, 2006 ). A 10-year RCT study called Fitness Improves Thinking (FITKids) offered a physical education curriculum in an after-school setting to overcome the limitations of a state mandate requiring daily physical education. Schools provided physical education class every weekday for all students

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Sharon E. Taverno Ross

.e., mean steps for 6 days, and weekday vs. weekend steps) was assessed with pedometers. Compared with the control group, children in the intervention group experienced significant gains in gross motor skills; however, no significant intervention effect was found for physical activity levels. Steps to

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Brody J. Ruihley, Jason Simmons, Andrew C. Billings and Rich Calabrese

Journal of Sport Communication, 3 , 472 – 484 . doi:10.1123/ijsc.3.4.472 10.1123/ijsc.3.4.472 Smith , R. ( 2013 ). Public relations: The basics . New York, NY : Routledge . 10.4324/9780203798904 Spangler , T. ( 2017 ). ESPN to debut fantasy football weekday show with Matthew Berry . Retrieved

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Michael Mondello, Brian M. Mills and Scott Tainsky

), each with four teams. All franchises play 16 regular season games annually—eight home and eight away—over approximately 120 days. Games on weekdays are at night, whereas weekend games feature both day and night games. Based on league policy, the scheduling formula for every team follows: • Home and

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Agnes Kovacs, Tamas Doczi and Dunja Antunovic

. Even for us it’s hard to guess what will be interesting for the readers. It matters which part of the day on weekdays or over the weekend the news gets published. (Online journalist with 8 years of experience) The pace of news and the proliferation of content creators have led sport journalists to use