Sports, Volume 8, 2020, Issue 6

Cover Story

Article: Can Countermovement Jump Neuromuscular Performance Qualities Differentiate Maximal Horizontal Deceleration Ability in Team Sport Athletes?
Damian J. Harper, Daniel D. Cohen, Christopher Carling and John Kiely
Sports 2020, 8(6), 76; doi:10.3390/sports8060076


Review: The Effects of Physical Education on Motor Competence in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Håvard Lorås
Sports 2020, 8(6), 88; doi:10.3390/sports8060088

Article: Does the Order of Submaximal Lactate Threshold and Maximal Oxygen Uptake Testing Influence Test Outcomes?
Per-Øyvind Torvik, Roland van den Tillaar and Gaute Iversen
Sports 2020, 8(6), 75; doi:10.3390/sports8060075

Article: Intensity Thresholds and Maximal Lactate Steady State in Small Muscle Group Exercise
Florian Spendier, Alexander Müller, Markus Korinek and Peter Hofmann
Sports 2020, 8(6), 77; doi:10.3390/sports8060077

Article: Increased Liveliness of Trunk Muscle Responses in Elite Kayakers and Canoeists
Andrej Kocjan and Nejc Šarabon
Sports 2020, 8(6), 78; doi:10.3390/sports8060078

Article: The Effects of Accentuated Eccentric Loading on Mechanical Variables and Agonist Electromyography during the Bench Press
Alexis H. Castro, Dylan Zangakis and Gavin L. Moir
Sports 2020, 8(6), 79; doi:10.3390/sports8060079

Article: Body Composition and Physical Fitness Profiles of Elite Female Japanese Wrestlers Aged <12 Years until >20 Years
Hiroshi Arakawa, Daichi Yamashita, Takuma Arimitsu, Takashi Kawano, Takahiro Wada and Seshito Shimizu
Sports 2020, 8(6), 81; doi:10.3390/sports8060081

Article: Bilateral Deficit and Bilateral Performance: Relationship with Sprinting and Change of Direction in Elite Youth Soccer Players
Giampiero Ascenzi, Bruno Ruscello, Cristoforo Filetti, Daniele Bonanno, Valter Di Salvo, F. Javier Nuñez, Alberto Mendez-Villanueva and Luis Suarez-Arrones
Sports 2020, 8(6), 82; doi:10.3390/sports8060082

Article: Daily School Physical Activity Improves Academic Performance
Jesper Fritz, Marcus E. Cöster, Björn E. Rosengren, Caroline Karlsson and Magnus K. Karlsson
Sports 2020, 8(6), 83; doi:10.3390/sports8060083

Article: The Athletics Injury Prevention Programme Can Help to Reduce the Occurrence at Short Term of Participation Restriction Injury Complaints in Athletics: A Prospective Cohort Study
Pascal Edouard, Emmanuelle Cugy, Romain Dolin, Nicolas Morel, Jean-Michel Serra, Frédéric Depiesse, Pedro Branco and Kathrin Steffen
Sports 2020, 8(6), 84; doi:10.3390/sports8060084

Article: Physical and Fitness Characteristics of Elite Professional Rugby Union Players
Logan Posthumus, Campbell Macgregor, Paul Winwood, Katrina Darry, Matthew Driller and Nicholas Gill
Sports 2020, 8(6), 85; doi:10.3390/sports8060085

Article: Transversus Abdominis Thickness at Rest and Exercise in Individuals with Poststroke Hemiparesis
Anna Kelli, Eleftherios Kellis, Nikiforos Galanis, Konstantinos Dafkou, Chrysostomos Sahinis and Athanasios Ellinoudis
Sports 2020, 8(6), 86; doi:10.3390/sports8060086

Article: Match Demands of Women’s Collegiate Soccer
Andrew R. Jagim, Jason Murphy, Alexis Q. Schaefer, Andrew T. Askow, Joel A. Luedke, Jacob L. Erickson and Margaret T. Jones
Sports 2020, 8(6), 87; doi:10.3390/sports8060087

Article: Postural Stability in Athletes: The Role of Age, Sex, Performance Level, and Athlete Shoe Features
Albina Andreeva, Andrey Melnikov, Dmitry Skvortsov, Kadriya Akhmerova, Alexander Vavaev, Andrey Golov, Viktorya Draugelite, Roman Nikolaev, Serafima Chechelnickaia, Daria Zhuk, Alexandra Bayerbakh, Vladislav Nikulin and Erika Zemková
Sports 2020, 8(6), 89; doi:10.3390/sports8060089

Article: Repeated Menthol Mouth Swilling Affects Neither Strength nor Power Performance
Russ Best, Dani Temm, Holly Hucker and Kerin McDonald
Sports 2020, 8(6), 90; doi:10.3390/sports8060090

Commentary: Cardiovascular Consequences of Skeletal Muscle Impairments in Breast Cancer
Gabriel H. Zieff, Chad W. Wagoner, Craig Paterson, Patricia Pagan Lassalle and Jordan T. Lee
Sports 2020, 8(6), 80; doi:10.3390/sports8060080

Special Issues Open for Submissions

New Perspectives in Resistance Training
(Deadline: 31 August 2020)

Effects of Exercise Interventions on Inflammation in Psychiatric Disorders
(Deadline: 31 August 2020)

Biomechanics behind Sports Injury, Prevention, and Performance in Running
(Deadline: 31 August 2020)

Obesity, Diet and Exercise
(Deadline: 31 August 2020)

Effects of Exercise on the Immune System
(Deadline: 30 September 2020)

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Recent Special Issue Reprints

Improving Practice and Performance in Basketball
Aaron Scanlan and Vincent Dalbo (Eds.)
ISBN 978-3-03921-694-9 (Pbk); ISBN 978-3-03921-695-6 (PDF)
doi: 10.3390/books978-3-03921-695-6

Strength and Conditioning
Lee E. Brown (Ed.)
ISBN 978-3-03842-346-1 (Pbk); ISBN 978-3-03842-347-8 (PDF)
doi: 10.3390/books978-3-03842-347-8

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