Science of Gymnastics

Balancing In Handstand On The Floor [PDF] / Based on stabilometric measurements and 3D kinematic analysis of correcting movements equalizing the perturbations…
Kinematic And Kinetic Tumbling Take-Off Comparisons Of A Spring-Floor And An Air Floor(Tm): A Pilot Study [PDF] / Tumbling take-offs on floor exercise apparatuses of varying stiffness properties may contribute to apparatus behaviours…
A Case Study Of The Body Weight Management Of An Elite Gymnast During The Preparing Period For 2012 Olympiad [PDF] / Based on the needs of higher and higher competition level day by day in the world, more and more details gained from…
The Effect Of Two Different Conditions Of Whole-Body Vibration On Flexibility And Jumping Performance On Artistic Gymnasts [PDF] / The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of different conditions of Whole Bode Vibration (WBV) on…
Achievement Goals And Motivational Climate [PDF] / This paper is a preliminary investigation into the motivational climate of competitive gymnastics classes. Motivational…
Why Parents Enrol Their Children In Recreational Gymnastics Programmes [PDF] / The purpose of this study was to examine the motives of parents who enrolled their children in recreational gymnastics…
Exploring The Effectiveness Of Pre-Performance Routines In Elite Artistic Gymnasts: A Mixed Method Investigation [PDF] / The purpose of this study was to explore both content and variation of pre- performance routines (PPR) between the four…
Influence Of Different Hand Positions On Impact Forces And Elbow Loading During The Round Off In Gymnastics: A Case Study [PDF] / The round-off is a fundamental gymnastics skill and a key movement in the development of elite female gymnasts. The aim…
Pre-Competitive Anxiety And Self-Confidence In Pan American Gymnasts [PDF] / This study aimed to examine the intensity and direction of pre-competitive anxiety indicators (both somatic and…
Motor Skill Acquisition Influences Learners Visual Perception In Gymnastics [PDF] / Research has shown that perceiving and predicting the actions of others differs as a function of motor expertise. The…
Parents Support In The Sports Career Of Young Gymnasts [PDF] / Parental support is crucial to the commitment and dedication of the young gymnast. However, when this support is…
Kinematic And Kinetic Analysis Of Counter Movement Jump Versus Two Different Types Of Standing Back Somersault [PDF] / The aim of this study was to compare the take-off’s kinetic and kinematic variables between three types of jumps from a…
Assessment Of Gymnastic Skills At Physical Education – The Case Of Backward Roll [PDF] / Article presents a model of the assessment of gymnastics skill. The presented task, backward roll, includes…
Athletic Identity And Achievement Goals Of Gymnastics Athletes [PDF] / The purpose of the present study was to extend knowledge on the relationship between athletic identity and achievement…
Gymnastics And The Female Athlete Triad: Reality Or Myth? [PDF] / In sports that require low body weight, it is questioned whether the high frequency and intensity of training can…
Parent's Expectations Towards Children Artistic Gymnastics Exercise [PDF] / The aim of this study is to determine the reasons for referral of the child in gymnastics such as expectations of…
Proposal Of Psychological Preparation In Artistic Gymnastics [PDF] / The athletes’ psychological preparation constitutes part of the whole athletic preparation. However, the implementation…
How Much Artistic Gymnastics Coaches Know About Their Gymnasts Motivation [PDF] / The purpose of this study was to analyze the Brazilian coaches’ perceptions of their athletes’ motivation and how they…