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September 2023 - Volume 22, Issue 3, Table of Contents Current Issue
Research article
Lower Body Joint Moments during the Golf Swing in Older Adults: Comparison to Other Activities of Daily Living
Scott K. Lynn, Junsig Wang, Abigail C. Schmitt, C. Lowry Barnes
2023, 22(3), 382-388 DOI:

Research article
Comparison of Isolated or Combined Static Stretching and Foam Rolling on Knee Extensors’ Function
Kazuki Kasahara, Andreas Konrad, Riku Yoshida, Yuta Murakami, Shigeru Sato, Ryoma Koizumi, David G Behm, Masatoshi Nakamura
2023, 22(3), 389-396 DOI:

Research article
Acute Effects of Selective Strength Exercise on the Peroneus Longus and Brevis
Satoshi Arima, Noriaki Maeda, Sakura Oda, Hinata Esaki, Yuki Tamura, Makoto Komiya, Yukio Urabe
2023, 22(3), 397-405 DOI:

Research article
Maximal and Submaximal Intensity Isometric Knee Extensions Induce an Underestimation of Time Estimates with Both Younger And Older Adults: A Randomized Crossover Trial
Andrew Paul Graham, Hayley Gardner, Helmi Chaabene, Scott Talpey, Shahab Alizadeh, David G. Behm
2023, 22(3), 406-416 DOI:

Research article
From Entry to Finals: Progression and Variability of Swimming Performance at the 2022 FINA World Championships
Catarina C. Santos, Ricardo J. Fernandes, Daniel A. Marinho, Mário J. Costa
2023, 22(3), 417-424 DOI:

Research article
The Effect of Bicycle Saddle Widths on Saddle Pressure in Female Cyclists
Zi-Jun Lin, Hsin-Huan Wang, Chia-Hsiang Chen
2023, 22(3), 425-430 DOI:

Research article
Comparison of Muscle Activity and Muscle Thickness According to Knee Flexion Angle during Supine Bridge Exercises using the Abdominal Drawing-in Maneuver on an Unstable Surface
Sumin Kim, Junhyung Park, Jingang Her
2023, 22(3), 431-435 DOI:

Research article
The Effect of Acute Caffeine Intake on Resistance Training Volume, Prooxidant-Antioxidant Balance and Muscle Damage Markers Following a Session of Full-Body Resistance Exercise in Resistance-Trained Men Habituated to Caffeine
Aleksandra Filip-Stachnik, Michal Krzysztofik, Juan Del Coso, Tomasz Pałka, Ewa Sadowska-Krępa
2023, 22(3), 436-446 DOI:

Research article
Effects of Maximal Eccentric Trunk Extensor Exercise on Lumbar Extramuscular Connective Tissue: A Matched-Pairs Ultrasound Study
Andreas Brandl, Jan Wilke, Christoph Egner, Tobias Schmidt, Robert Schleip
2023, 22(3), 447-454 DOI:

Research article
Translation, Cultural Adaptation and Validation of Perceived Physical Literacy Instrument-Spanish Version (PPLI-Sp) for Adults
Maria Mendoza-Muñoz, Jorge Carlos-Vivas, Antonio Castillo-Paredes, Raymond Kim Wai Sum, Jorge Rojo-Ramos, Raquel Pastor-Cisneros
2023, 22(3), 455-464 DOI:

Review article
Acute and Long-Term Effects of Static Stretching on Muscle-Tendon Unit Stiffness: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Kosuke Takeuchi, Masatoshi Nakamura, Taizan Fukaya, Andreas Konrad, Takamasa Mizuno
2023, 22(3), 465-475 DOI:

Research article
Predicting Injury and Illness with Machine Learning in Elite Youth Soccer: A Comprehensive Monitoring Approach over 3 Months
Nils Haller, Stefan Kranzinger, Christina Kranzinger, Julia C. Blumkaitis, Tilmann Strepp, Perikles Simon, Aleksandar Tomaskovic, James O’Brien, Manfred Düring, Thomas Stöggl
2023, 22(3), 476-487 DOI:

Research article
Ball-To-Hand Contact Forces Increase Modeled Shoulder Torques during a Volleyball Spike
Kyler J. Howard, Adam E. Galloy, Dylan G. Schmitz, Kayt E. Frisch
2023, 22(3), 488-495 DOI:

Research article
The Acute Effects of Theragun™ Percussive Therapy on Viscoelastic Tissue Dynamics and Hamstring Group Range of Motion
Brendon Skinner, Lauren Dunn, Richard Moss
2023, 22(3), 496-501 DOI:

Research article
Acute Effects of Back Squat Combined with Different Elastic Band Resistance on Vertical Jump Performance in Collegiate Basketball Players
Lin Shi, Xin Ye, Dong Han, Chengbo Yang, Yanhao Tu
2023, 22(3), 502-511 DOI:

Research article
An Acute Transition from Rearfoot to Forefoot Strike does not Induce Major Changes in Plantarflexor Muscles Activation for Habitual Rearfoot Strike Runners
Bálint Kovács, Leonidas Petridis, János Négyesi, Örs Sebestyén, Ye Jingyi, Jingfeng Zhang, Yaodong Gu, József Tihanyi
2023, 22(3), 512-525 DOI:

Research article
Prediction of Half-Marathon Power Target using the 9/3-Minute Running Critical Power Test
Javier Olaya-Cuartero, Basilio Pueo, Lamberto Villalon-Gasch, Jose Manuel Jiménez-Olmedo
2023, 22(3), 526-531 DOI:

Research article
Acute Physiological and Perceptual Responses to Whole-Body High-Intensity Interval Training Compared with Equipment-Based Interval and Continuous Training
Eric Tsz-Chun Poon, Ka Wing Chan, Waris Wongpipit, Fenghua Sun, Stephen Heung-Sang Wong
2023, 22(3), 532-540 DOI:

Review article
The Effects of Combined Exercise with Citrulline Supplementation on Body Composition and Lower Limb Function of Overweight Older Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Shihao Xie, Shuoqi Li, Shazlin Shaharudin
2023, 22(3), 541-548 DOI:

Research article
The Effect of a Mental Task Versus Unilateral Physical Fatigue on Non-Local Muscle Fatigue in Recreationally Active Young Adults
Emma Ramsay, Shahab Alizadeh, David Summers, Alexandra Hodder, David G. Behm
2023, 22(3), 549-558 DOI:

Research article
Effects of Acute Loading Induced Fatigability, Acute Serum Hormone Responses and Training Volume to Individual Hypertrophy and Maximal Strength during 10 Weeks of Strength Training
Aapo Räntilä, Juha P. Ahtiainen, Keijo Häkkinen
2023, 22(3), 559-570 DOI:

Research article
Technical Skills Influences on Front Crawl Tumble Turn Performance in Elite Female Swimmers
Frédéric Puel, Philippe Hellard, David B. Pyne, Julien Morlier
2023, 22(3), 571-581 DOI:

Research article
Mechanics of The Medial Gastrocnemius–Tendon Unit in Behaving more Efficiently in Habitual Non-Rearfoot Strikers than in Rearfoot Strikers during Running
Liqin Deng, Xini Zhang, Boyi Dai, Songlin Xiao, Faning Zhang, Weijie Fu
2023, 22(3), 582-590 DOI:

Research article
Quantitative Analysis of Ball-Head Impact Exposure in Youth Soccer Players
Victoria E. Wahlquist, Thomas A. Buckley, Jaclyn B. Caccese, Joseph J. Glutting, Todd D. Royer, Thomas W. Kaminski
2023, 22(3), 591-596 DOI:


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Research article
Effects of a Home-Based Stretching Program on Bench Press Maximum Strength and Shoulder Flexibility
Konstantin Warneke, Martin Hillebrecht, Enno Claassen-Helmers, Tim Wohlann, Michael Keiner, David G. Behm
2023, 22(4), 597-604 DOI:

Research article
Physiological and Biochemical Adaptations to a Sport-Specific Sprint Interval Training in Male Basketball Athletes
Tao Song, Jilikeha, Yujie Deng
2023, 22(4), 605-613 DOI:

Research article
Adequate Interval between Matches in Elite Female Soccer Players
Trevor C. Chen, Tai-Ying Chou, Kazunori Nosaka
2023, 22(4), 614-625 DOI:

Research article
Acute and Prolonged Effects of 300 sec of Static, Dynamic, and Combined Stretching on Flexibility and Muscle Force
Shingo Matsuo, Masahiro Iwata, Manabu Miyazaki, Taizan Fukaya, Eiji Yamanaka, Kentaro Nagata, Wakako Tsuchida, Yuji Asai, Shigeyuki Suzuki
2023, 22(4), 626-636 DOI:

Research article
Team Cohesion Profiles: Influence on the Development of Mental Skills and Stress Management
Amaia Ramírez Muñoz, Marta Vega-Díaz, Higinio González-García
2023, 22(4), 637-644 DOI:

Research article
The Effect of a Balance Training Program on the Balance and Technical Skills of Adolescent Soccer Players
Ioannis Mitrousis, Dimitrios I. Bourdas, Stylianos Kounalakis, Evangelos Bekris, Michael Mitrotasios, Νikolaos Kostopoulos, Ioannis E. Ktistakis, Emmanouil Zacharakis
2023, 22(4), 645-657 DOI:

Research article
Validation of Polar Grit X Pro for Estimating Energy Expenditure during Military Field Training: A Pilot Study
Emily B. Kloss, Andrea Givens, Laura Palombo, Jake Bernards, Brenda Niederberger, Daniel W. Bennett, Karen R. Kelly
2023, 22(4), 658-666 DOI:

Research article
Technical and Tactical Actions of the World’s Leading Male Table Tennis Players Between 1970 and 2021
Jerzy Grycan, Małgorzata Kołodziej, Ziemowit Bańkosz
2023, 22(4), 667-680 DOI:

Research article
Acute Effects of Different Foam Roller Intervention Techniques on Knee Extensors
Kazuki Kasahara, Andreas Konrad, Yuta Murakami, Riku Yoshida, Ewan Thomas, Masatoshi Nakamura
2023, 22(4), 681-687 DOI:

Research article
A Preliminary Investigation into the Frequency Dose Effects of High-Intensity Functional Training on Cardiometabolic Health
Leslie E. Smith, Gary P. Van Guilder, Lance C. Dalleck, Nicole R. Lewis, Allison G. Dages, Nigel K. Harris
2023, 22(4), 688-699 DOI:

Research article
The Relative Age Effect in the Two Professional Men's Football Leagues in Spain
José M. Yagüe, Alfonso Salguero, Antonio Villegas, Joaquín Sánchez-Molina, Olga Molinero
2023, 22(4), 700-706 DOI:

Research article
The Success Factors of Rest Defense in Soccer – A Mixed-Methods Approach of Expert Interviews, Tracking Data, and Machine Learning
Leander Forcher, Leon Forcher, Stefan Altmann, Darko Jekauc, Matthias Kempe
2023, 22(4), 707-725 DOI:

Research article
Energetic and Cognitive Demands of Treading Water: Effects of Technique and Expertise
Tina van Duijn, Chris Button, James D. Cotter, Rich S. W. Masters
2023, 22(4), 726-738 DOI:

Research article
Diving into Recovery. The Effects of Different Post-Competition Protocols for Enhancing Physio-Psychological Parameters in National Level Youth Swimmers
Vincenzo Sorgente, Alejandro Lopez-Hernandez, Diego Minciacchi, José María González Ravé
2023, 22(4), 739-747 DOI:

Review article
Exploring the Epidemiology of Injuries in Athletes of the Olympic Winter Games: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Wanli Zang, Mingqing Fang, Xianzuo Zhang, Ningkun Xiao, Su Wang, Liang Mu
2023, 22(4), 748-759 DOI:

Research article
Adaptations to Optimized Interval Training in Soccer Players: A Comparative Analysis of Standardized Methods for Individualizing Interval Interventions
Lu Dai, Bixia Xie
2023, 22(4), 760-768 DOI:

Research article
Comparing the Effects of Static Stretching Alone and in Combination with Post-Activation Performance Enhancement on Squat Jump Performance at Different Knee Starting Angles
Ming Li, Xiangwei Meng, Lihao Guan, Youngsuk Kim, Sukwon Kim
2023, 22(4), 769-777 DOI:

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