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ATHLETES TO WATCH.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 1/31/2022, Vol. 199 Issue 3/4, p48-51. 4p. 7 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article features several athletes that will participate in the 2022 Winter Olympics to be held in Beijing, China. Topics discussed include the passion of American speedskater Erin Jackson for inline skating, the previous records earned by Russian f...

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Vocational careers of retired Olympic athletes from Switzerland: A person-oriented study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Review for the Sociology of Sport. Dec2022, Vol. 57 Issue 8, p1253-1278. 26p.

Abstract: For many high-performance athletes, competing in the Olympic Games is a major goal. Achieving this goal requires more than ever substantial investments of time and personal resources towards the sports career over several years. Thus, some athletes neg...

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Performance Factors and Strategies Favored by French Olympic Athletes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sociology of Sport Journal. Mar2021, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p88-97. 10p. 2 Charts.

Abstract: This article presents the performance factors identified by Olympic athletes and analyzes how they were prioritized and implemented during the 2012–2016 Olympiad. To address this issue, 28 semistructured interviews were conducted with French athletes w...

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Off Track.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 7/19/2021, Vol. 198 Issue 3/4, p88-92. 5p. 5 Color Photographs.

Abstract: The article discusses the reasons why member athletes of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Refugee Olympic Team are leaving. Other topics include the purpose by the IOC and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to offer hope...

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Female Olympians' voices: Female sports categories and International Olympic Committee Transgender guidelines.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Review for the Sociology of Sport. May2022, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p335-361. 27p.

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Abstract: The fair inclusion of female athletes at elite and Olympic levels is secured in most sports by way of female categories because of the extensively documented biological and performance-related differences between the sexes. International policy for tra...

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Out of the Closet and Onto the Olympic Floor: A Qualitative Look at Social Media User's Perceptions of Transgender Olympic Athletes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Gender Issues; Dec2022, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p437-454, 18p, 1 Chart

Abstract: Copyright of Gender Issues is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email...

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Ending an Elite Sports Career: Case Report of Behavioral Activation Applied as an Evidence-Based Intervention With a Former Olympic Athlete Developing Depression.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sport Psychologist. Dec2020, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p329-336. 8p. 1 Chart, 1 Graph.

Abstract: This case report described the use of behavioral activation when a former Olympic athlete developed depression after career termination. Four sessions were conducted, one session each week, followed by a boost session 1 month later. In Session 1, the f...

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Descriptive epidemiology of orthopedic injury and illness during the Special Olympics of Pennsylvania Summer Games from 2008 to 2017.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Orthopedic Reviews; 2022, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1-9, 9p

Abstract: Copyright of Orthopedic Reviews is the property of Open Medical Publishing and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, down...

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Systematic Cardiovascular Screening in Olympic Athletes before and after SARS-CoV-2 Infection.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Clinical Medicine. Jun2022, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p3499. 12p.

Abstract: Conflicting results on the cardiovascular involvement after SARS-CoV-2 infection generated concerns on the safety of return-to-play (RTP) in athletes. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of cardiac involvement after COVID-19 in Olympic...

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Two Events, Two Brazils: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the FIFA World Cup and the Olympic Games.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Sport Communication; Dec2021, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p591-607, 17p

Abstract: Copyright of International Journal of Sport Communication is the property of Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc. and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permissio...

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