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The Sport Sculpture of R. Tait Mckenzie, (2nd edition)

Harold L. Ray

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Unexpected Careers: My Environment Made Me Do Them

Thomas L. McKenzie

Organization [WHO], 2018 ) that support such concerns. During the past 5 decades, I have had many diverse “careers.” These include working with schools (i.e., as teacher, administrator, multisport coach, athletic director), with obese boys and women in summer residential camping settings ( McKenzie, 1986a

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Physical Activity Within School Contexts: The Bigger Bang Theory

Thomas L. McKenzie

education ( Kahan & McKenzie, 2017a ). Having clear, specific policies in place is important because they are associated with increased physical activity at schools. For example, a study in 97 elementary schools found that children accumulated seven additional moderate to vigorous physical activity (MVPA

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Origin Stories: Reflections on the First Ten Members of the National Academy of Kinesiology

Alison M. Wrynn and Paulina A. Rodriguez Burciaga

The story of the origin of today’s National Academy of Kinesiology begins in 1904 when Luther Halsey Gulick made the first attempt at creating an Academy. Due to various factors, this effort waned. In 1926, Clark Hetherington called together four of his colleagues to initiate what we now recognize as the Academy. This article will describe and provide an analysis of the stories of the first 10 members of the Academy as well as provide the context within which the Academy emerged.

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R. Tait Mckenzie’s Medical Work and Early Exercise Therapies for People with Disabilities

Fred Mason

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Whitewashed and Blacked Out: Counter-Narratives as an Analytical Framework for Studies of Ice Hockey in Canada

Alex I. McKenzie and Janelle Joseph

( Wilson-Smith, 2009 ). Both Gretzky and Howe help define the stoic White masculinity common to hockey culture ( Lorenz & McKenzie, 2022 ). What Gretzky and Howe also have in common is an unmarked White Canadian status exalting them as heroes while marking other hockey stories as irrelevant. Lorenz and

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American Kinesiology Association’s Role in Promoting School Physical Activity Policy

Monica A.F. Lounsbery and Thomas L. McKenzie

Not Taken,” was published first in a public health journal ( McKenzie, & Lounsbery, 2009 ) and then later reprinted in a PE practitioner journal. At times, our scholarly homes at our universities have been confused as our work crosses numerous disciplines—rather than fitting neatly into one

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Utility of an Isometric Midthigh Pull Test to Assess Lower Body Muscular Strength in Professional Netball Players

Luke Hogarth, Mark McKean, Max McKenzie, and Tyler Collings

PA , Dos’Santos T . Physical profiles of female academy netball players by position . J Strength Cond Res . 2019 ; 33 ( 6 ): 1601 – 1608 . PubMed ID: 28426516 doi:10.1519/JSC.0000000000001949 10.1519/JSC.0000000000001949 28426516 4. McKenzie CR , Whatman C , Brughelli M . Performance

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Tracking District and School Physical Education Time Policies After Legal Adjudication: A Case Study in California

David Kahan, Thomas L. McKenzie, Maya Satnick, and Olivia Hansen

Regardless of polemics about the “muddled mission” of physical education (PE; e.g.,  McKenzie & Lounsbery, 2014 ), most in the profession would agree that achieving objectives, such as physical activity accrual, physical fitness, motor skill and knowledge acquisition, and social

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Physical Activity Promotion on Private School Websites: The Case of Maryland

David Kahan, Thomas L. McKenzie, Maya Satnick, and Olivia Hansen

per week ( Kahan & McKenzie, 2017 ). Among 144 Maryland and Virginia school districts, PA policy strength and comprehensiveness were judged to be weak and moderate, respectively ( Smith et al., 2015 ). Finally, in Wyoming, 171 elementary and middle schools averaged 49% and 72%, respectively, of the