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What Is the Value of Pursuing Optimal Athletic Performance?

Cesar R. Torres

fully articulable nor fully ineffable. (p. 21) The Value of Living Well and Loving One’s Life Many scholars (i.e.,  Frankfurt, 1999 ; Morgan, 2010 ) agree that good living involves caring for and being deeply involved in the undertakings and practices one takes up in life. Morgan ( 2010 ) calls this a

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Physical Activity Prevalence and Correlates Among New Zealand Older Adults

Hayley Guiney, Michael Keall, and Liana Machado

-rated health (poor compared to good), living situation (alone compared to with others), social support (no compared to yes), and life stress (experienced recent life stress compared to did not). There was also a marginally significant effect of survey year (inactivity higher in 2014 compared to 2012), but no

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Challenges, Achievements, and Uncertainties: The Philosophy of Sport Since the 1980s

R. Scott Kretchmar and Cesar R. Torres

societal challenges related to, for example, health, well-being, and good living. Sport philosophers are equipped to provide direction and leadership in this area “with expertise in their methodical and careful analysis of issues. Philosophers do not have a corner on critical thinking, to be sure, but

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“Behind the Scenes”: The Secret Life of Harry Bosco

John D. Fair

’s early photos in Strength where he “seemed to ooze shape, strength, and development.” Then “as soon as soon as he hit the ‘big town’ up to the gym he came,” and a lasting friendship ensued. Like so many idealists, Harry wanted to publish a BODY BEAUTIFUL magazine devoted to exercise and good living

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Large-Scale Sport Events and Resident Well-Being: Examining PERMA and the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Jason Doyle, Kevin Filo, Alana Thomson, and Thilo Kunkel

.g.,  Gao et al., 2020 ). Unlike situations governing past research (e.g.,  Heere et al., 2013 ), the GC2018 event was not impacted by any major political or social unrest and was hosted in a country with a strong economy and good living conditions. Additional research leveraging the PERMA framework that