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Hojun Sung, Brian M. Mills and Michael Mondello

Identifying what drives sports fans to consume games across various mediums is a central challenge for sport managers as the media landscape for live sports continues to evolve. Estimating the determinants of sport spectatorship demand has therefore played a central role in the literature within

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Scott Tainsky, Brian M. Mills, Zainab Hans and Kyunghee Lee

externalities, opponent quality effects, and proximity effects, along with a recent proliferation of research interest in MiLB, as it has developed into big business. Our estimations of MiLB demand focus on visiting externalities at the game level not addressed in past literature, as the rise of top prospects

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Matthew R. Blair, Nathan Elsworthy, Nancy J. Rehrer, Chris Button and Nicholas D. Gill

and physiological demands on the players, less is known as to the impact these have on the referee. There has been limited research into the physical demands of rugby union refereeing, notable investigations being with English Premiership officials 5 and New Zealand Division 2 referees. 6 More

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Steven Salaga, Scott Tainsky and Michael Mondello

revenues. Accordingly, we test for the strength of the relationship between wagering market outcomes and consumer interest in the NBA. We use consumer demand theory and a robust sample of local television broadcast ratings to estimate numerous regression models assessing the degree to which the league was

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Patrick G. Campbell, Jonathan M. Peake and Geoffrey M. Minett

The specificity of training principle states that training adaptations are closely related to the training stimulus and is considered important to optimize physical performance. 1 Training practices in rugby union have predominantly focused on the physical and physiological demands of match play

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Tania Pereira, John Durocher and Jamie Burr

-road vehicle riding on trails demonstrate the demand on riders to be between 40% and 50% of VO 2 max, with clear differences depending on the type of vehicle used. 14 This demonstrates that despite the locomotive work being accomplished by the horse or vehicle, the demand on the rider can vary considerably as

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Mário A.M. Simim, Gustavo R. da Mota, Moacir Marocolo, Bruno V.C. da Silva, Marco Túlio de Mello and Paul S. Bradley

capacity measures ( Özkan et al., 2012 ; Simim et al., 2013 , 2017 ). Thus, research has yet to examine the physiological and metabolic demands of AS match-play. The physical demands of able-bodied soccer matches have traditionally been determined using match analysis in addition to physiological and

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Mike Stoker, Ian Maynard, Joanne Butt, Kate Hays and Paul Hughes

the demands of training (via the manipulation of task, performer, and environmental stressors) to control the difficulty of the training session. Task stressors involved manipulating the rules of play, performer stressors involved manipulating the physical and psychological functioning of an athlete

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Linda Paschen, Tim Lehmann, Miriam Kehne and Jochen Baumeister

, 29 ), whereas cognitive flexibility means changing focus of attention to quickly switch perspectives and to flexibly adjust to new demands, rules, or priorities. It is also termed as task switching or shifting ( 9 , 10 , 29 ). Standardized neuropsychological measurements often assess both speed of

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Paul G. Montgomery and Brendan D. Maloney

basketball community that these demands are similar to traditional 5 × 5 basketball, but there is no evidence to support this notion. The basic requirements of 3 × 3 basketball are that the court is 15 m (width) × 11 m (length), with only 1 hoop, and that there are 4 team members, with 3 playing at any 1