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The use of computerised games analysis to identify critical indicators of success in elite level netball
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Netball is a fast and skilful team sport in which players need to be "quickthinking", because they are required to make fast and accurate decisions in ever-changing situations. Netball is a highly ...
Psychological effects of retirement on elite athletes
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
This study was designed to gain a better understanding of the way in which the quality of the sport-career termination is quantitatively affected by athletic and non-athletic factors. A further objective of this study ...
The development of a fall risk assessment and exercise intervention programme for geriatric subjects
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Falling is a common occurrence and one of the most serious problems in the elderly population (65 years and older). Falls account for 70% of accidental deaths in persons aged 75 years and older. Falls ...
The effect of barefoot training on speed, agility, power and balance in netball players
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The running industry has seen a lot of changes over the past years. Minimalistic footwear and barefoot training are redefining the running industry and community. These new developments have led to ...
Die gebruik van sielkundige intervensies onder junior tennisspelers
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study is to investigate the role of sport psychology injunior tennis and to determine: • whether coaches make use of psychological interventions, • whether coaches consider ...
The effect of minimalist shoe training on the neuromuscular control of recreational distance runners
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Neuromuscular control (NMC) plays a critical role in dynamic movement regulation such as running (Nyland et al., 2011) and injury prevention (Hübcher et al., 2010). This experimental study set out to ...
The effect of high intensity interval training and detraining on the health-related outcomes of young women
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2013-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: There is a growing concern in South Africa and worldwide about the global epidemic of obesity and overweightness among the general population. Obesity mediates the pathogenesis of pathological conditions ...
Spele en ontspanning uit die Voortrekkertydperk
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 1945-12)
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The effect of a perceptual-motor training programme on the coincident anticipation timing and batting performance of club cricket players
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of a perceptual-motor training programme on the coincident anticipation timing and batting performance of university club cricket players. The ...
Sprint analysis of athletes with intellectual impairments
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-03)
Intellectually impaired (II) athletes are not allowed to participate at the Paralympic Games because there is no accepted classification system for these athletes. The rationale for this study was to see if there are any ...