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Malmö Youth Sport Study: A longitudinal study of a secondary school in Malmö, Sweden, specializing in physical activity and sports

This is a presentation of the longitudinal and multidisciplinary research program Malmö Youth Sport Study (MYSS). The aims, methods, empirical materials and theoretical basis are introduced. The study asks questions related to the role of physical activity and sports to promote an active lifestyle and to foster elite athletes.

Athletes’ career transitions in 18 countries successfully charted

Natalia Stambulova’s and Tatiana Ryba’s edited volume Athletes’ Careers Across Cultures takes the study of athletes’ transitions during the sporting life major steps forward by employing a global perspective. Sepand Mashreghi is our reviewer.