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Bradley Fawver, Garrett F. Beatty, John T. Roman, and Kevin Kurtz

deterioration of the youth sport climate in the United States and increased dropout rates ( Rottensteiner, Konttinen, & Laakso, 2015 ). How do coaches develop the necessary skills to impart positive benefits to youth athletes? Unfortunately, answering that question in the United States is challenging given that

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Christina Yannetsos, Mario C. Pacheco, and Danny G. Thomas

annual rate of occurrence of 300,000 in those ages 15–24 in the United States. 1 Despite a growing public concern relating to the epidemiology of concussion, few studies have focused specifically on concussion in Judo. While the incidence of head injury in judo is unknown, it is estimated that head

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Ray M. Merrill

In the United States, an increase in leisure-time physical activity occurred from 1997 through 2016, for both adult men (17.2%) and women (25.6%). 1 Greater leisure-time physical activity is associated with better health, quality of life, and longevity. 2 – 7 Being physically active also lowers

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Ali Brian, Farid Bardid, Lisa M. Barnett, Frederik J.A. Deconinck, Matthieu Lenoir, and Jacqueline D. Goodway

during throw). Depending upon the geographical region, process-oriented or product-oriented measures may be more prevalent. For instance, process-oriented assessments such as the Test of Gross Motor Development, 2nd Edition (TGMD-2; Ulrich, 2000 ) are typically used in the United States (US) while

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Christopher R. Barnhill, W. Andrew Czekanski, and Adam G. Pfleegor

their interest in issues surrounding sports or perceived job opportunities. Outside of the United States, Sibson ( 2010 ) indicated passion and interest as important factors along with career opportunities. Compared with the surveys in the United States, prestige and salary were less important for

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Fabio Bertapelli, Ken Pitetti, Ruth A. Miller, Adam Jaeger, Michael Loovis, Wilson D. do Amaral-Junior, Marcos M. de Barros-Filho, and Gil Guerra-Junior

points. Overall, these studies demonstrate TGMD-2 mean locomotor scores ranging from 10.5 to 42.7 and mean object control scores from 10.2 to 39.5. Past research using the BOT-2 to determine MC also reported a wide variation of ability. Youth with ID from the United States (US), South Korea, and Taiwan

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Bryan E. Denham

Consistent with recent measures of public opinion ( McCarthy, 2018 ; Newport, 2016 ; Swift, 2017 ), scholars have characterized race relations in the United States as “fluid and volatile” ( Richeson & Sommers, 2016 , p. 439). Quantitatively, a March 2017 Gallup poll indicated that 42 percent of

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Garrett S. Bullock, Taylor Chapman, Thomas Joyce, Robert Prengle, Taylor Stern, and Robert J. Butler

There is an increasing percentage of international players within Major League Baseball. 1 It has been reported that 25% of Major League Baseball and 40% of Minor League Baseball players come from outside the United States (US), 1 , 2 with the highest percentage throughout all of professional

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Stamatis Agiovlasitis, Jooyeon Jin, and Joonkoo Yun

Intellectual disability (ID) is defined as significant limitations in intellectual functioning or adaptive behavior, and in the United States, about 1% of the population are individuals with ID ( Maulik, Mascarenhas, Mathers, Dua, & Saxena, 2011 ; Van Naarden Braun et al., 2015 ). The U

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Manju Daniel, David Marquez, Diana Ingram, and Louis Fogg

to address health disparities related to chronic disease in at-risk populations. 1 South Asian Indian immigrants (SAI) from the Indian subcontinent are the second largest (estimated 4 million) Asian Indian immigrant group in the United States. 2 The development of preventive programs to address