Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, Volume 29, 2021, No. 4



Cross-Cultural Adaptation and Validation of Nigerian (Igbo) Version of the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly
Emmanuel Chiebuka Okoye, Christopher Olusanjo Akosile, Fatai Adesina Maruf, Ifeoma Uchenna Onwuakagba, and Victoria Chinonye Chukwuma
Pages: 553–561

Is Physical Activity Associated With Loneliness or Social Isolation in Older Adults? Results of a Longitudinal Analysis Using the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing
Ilona I. McMullan, Brendan P. Bunting, Annette Burns, Lee Smith, Connor Cunningham, Roger O’Sullivan, Nicole E. Blackburn, Jason J. Wilson, and Mark A. Tully
Pages: 562–572

Experiences and Strategies Influencing Older Adults to Continue Playing Walking Football
Rachel Cholerton, Helen Quirk, Jeff Breckon, and Joanne Butt
Pages: 573–585

The Efficacy of a Multicomponent Functional Fitness Program Based on Exergaming on Cognitive Functioning of Healthy Older Adults: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Élvio R. Gouveia, Asim Smailagic, Andreas Ihle, Adilson Marques, Bruna R. Gouveia, Mónica Cameirão, Honorato Sousa, Matthias Kliegel, and Daniel Siewiorek
Pages: 586–594

Concurrent Validity Between Electronically Administered Physical Activity Questionnaires and Objectively Measured Physical Activity in Danish Community-Dwelling Older Adults
Rasmus T. Larsen, Christoffer B. Korfitsen, Carsten B. Juhl, Henning Boje Andersen, Henning Langberg, and Jan Christensen
Pages: 595–603

Older Adults’ Experiences With the Visual Physio-Feedback Technology and Peer-Led Combined Group and Home-Based Exercises
Ladda Thiamwong
Pages: 604–611

Translating a Functional Exercise Program for Fall Prevention Among Diverse Older Adults in Urban Medically Underserved Areas: A Mixed Methods Study
Yi-Ling Hu, Marian Keglovits, Emily Somerville, Makenna Snyder, and Susan Stark
Pages: 612–619

Outdoor Walking Test With a Global Positioning System Device as an Additional Tool for Functional Assessment of Older Women
Anita Kulik, Ewelina Rosłoniec, Przemysław Madejski, Anna Spannbauer, Leszek Zguczyński, Piotr Mika, and Dorota Pilecka
Pages: 620–625

Test–Retest Reliability of Plantar Flexion Torque Generation During a Functional Knee Extended Position in Older and Younger Men
Lucas Ugliara, James J. Tufano, Martim Bottaro, and Amilton Vieira
Pages: 626–631

Open Access
Association of Perceived Environment and Physical Activity in Older Adults After the Great East Japan Earthquake
Nobuaki Moriyama, Hajime Iwasa, and Seiji Yasumura
Pages: 632–641

Inhomogeneous and Anisotropic Mechanical Properties of the Triceps Surae Aponeuroses in Older Adults: Relationships With Muscle Strength and Walking Performance
Xiyao Shan, Pavlos Evangelidis, Takaki Yamagishi, Shun Otsuka, Fumiko Tanaka, Shigenobu Shibata, and Yasuo Kawakami
Pages: 642–650

Validity of Tools to Measure Physical Activity in Older Adults Following Total Knee Arthroplasty
Lisa Jasper, Lauren A. Beaupre, John C. Spence, and C. Allyson Jones
Pages: 651–658

High-Speed Bodyweight Resistance Training Improves Functional Performance Through Maximal Velocity in Older Females
Cristian Jaque, Phillip Véliz, Rodrigo Ramirez-Campillo, Jason Moran, Paulo Gentil, and Jorge Cancino
Pages: 659–669

Exploring Feelings of Pleasure and Purpose Associated With Older People’s Activities Using Ecological Momentary Analysis: An Observational Study
Karen E. Hancock, Paul Downward, and Lauren B. Sherar
Pages: 670–677

Open Access
Low or Declining Gait Speed is Associated With Risk of Developing Dementia Over 5 Years Among People Aged 85 Years and Over
Jerry Öhlin, Yngve Gustafson, Håkan Littbrand, Birgitta Olofsson, and Annika Toots
Pages: 678–685

Are Changes in Walking for Transportation in Brazilian Older Adults Associated With Attributes of the Neighborhood Environment?
Francisco Timbó de Paiva Neto, Gabriel Claudino Budal Arins, Eleonora d’Orsi, and Cassiano Ricardo Rech
Pages: 686–694


Effectiveness of Outdoor Exercise Parks on Health Outcomes in Older Adults—A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Yoke Leng Ng, Keith D. Hill, Pazit Levinger, and Elissa Burton
Pages: 695–707

Why Are Masters Sprinters Slower Than Their Younger Counterparts? Physiological, Biomechanical, and Motor Control Related Implications for Training Program Design
Craig Pickering, Dylan Hicks, and John Kiely
Pages: 708–719

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