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Date: 2015/12/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3511
Description: Research has shown that social correlates of physical activity play an important role in individual participation in physical activity or sport, and hence their link with associated health benefits. T ... More
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Date: 2015/09/03
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3372
Description: To evaluate a two-year longitudinal development of health-related fitness, anthropometry and body composition status amongst adolescents in Tlokwe Municipality, Potchefstroom, South Africa.Setting: A ... More
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Date: 2015/07/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3140
Description: Participation in school sport can benefit children and their schools in many ways, but due to fiscal, infrastructural and professional challenges facing school sport the need to increase the level of ... More
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Date: 2015/04/24
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3142
Description: The study determined the relationship between physical activity (PA) and risk factors of obesity among primary school children (boys: mean age 11.17±1.29, n=678; girls: mean age 10.88±1.27, n=683) in ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3557
Description: The purpose of this study was to evaluate learners’ views about sport promotion at public primary and secondary schools in Tshwane, the capital city of South Africa. A total of 773 school children age ... More
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Date: 2011-10-23
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1252
Description: No information exists on the nutritional status of primary school children residing in Makurdi, Nigeria.It is envisaged that the data could serve as baseline data for future studies, as well as inform ... More
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Date: 2010-12-27
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1253
Description: Objectives: The waist-to-stature ratio (WSR) is newly developed index, proposed to be of greater value as a simple anthropometric indicator, for predicting abdominal obesity and related cardiovascular ... More
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Date: 2010-09
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1261
Description: A cooperation project on school physical education (PE) was established between the Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria, South Africa and the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The project was f ... More
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Date: 2009/09/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:3420
Description: A challenge created by the school environment is to develop a training programme for athletes with continuous progression in order to achieve improved performance. This lack of continuous progression ... More
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Date: 2009/06/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:2449
Description: Soccer is the most popular sport in the world. Due to its global acclaim, a lot of scientific studies have been undertaken on different aspects of the sport, particularly in Europe. Few studies have i ... More
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Date: 2009-03-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1271
Description: Abstract In 2002 the United Nations (UN) convened an Inter Agency Task Force on sport for development and peace with the aim of reviewing activities concerning sport in the UN system and designing str ... More
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Date: 2009-01-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1286
Description: The purpose of this study was to examine age and gender differences in muscular strength and flexibility among primary school children and to compare the findings with data for school-going children f ... More
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Date: 2009-01-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1278
Description: Several indices for body-weight disorders exist in scientific literature, but it is inconclusive whether or not they can yield comparable results when applied to Nigerian children. The prevalence of w ... More
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Date: 2008-06
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1254
Description: The aim of this study was to assess the anthropometric and body composition profiles of Nigerian school children. A cross-sectional study was carried out involving 1036 girls and 979 boys aged 9-12 ye ... More
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Date: 2007-09-01
Subject: Anthropometry | Children
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1283
Description: Childhood and adolescent obesity tends to extend into adulthood and predisposes the individual to some chronic diseases in later life. Body composition is a good parameter for evaluating obesity and n ... More
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