John Wang, C. K., Sproule, J., McNeill, M., Martindale, R. J. J. & Lee, K. S. (2010). Impact of the talent development environment on achievement goals and life aspirations in Singapore. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology. 23, 263-276. doi:10.1080/10413200.2010.543120. ISSN 1041-3200
Producing successful athletes in Singapore is a high priority, and the financial rewards for those that make it are great. In light of such an extrinsically motivated structur...
Campbell, A. M., Whyte, F., & Mutrie, N. (2005). Training of clinical recruiters to improve recruitment to an exercise intervention during breast cancer treatment. Clinical Effectiveness in Nursing, 9(3-4), (211 - 213). doi:10.1016/j.cein.2006.08.010. ISSN 1361-9004
Summary This report describes a recruitment strategy, including the employment and training of dedicated clinical recruiters, to improve recruitment to lifestyle interventions...
Simpson, R. J., Guy, K., Whyte, G. P., & Florida-James, G. D. (2005). Lymphocyte Apoptosis, Adhesion/activation Molecules And Complement Regulatory Proteins Following Intensive, Moderate And Eccentric Exercise: 1739 11:30 AM ??? 11:45 AM. Medicine and science in sports and exercise, 37(Supplement), (S336). doi:10.1097/00005768-200505001-01738. ISSN 0195-9131
No abstract available.
British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences
The project will measure circulating white blood cells and progenitor cells in response to an extreme exercise running bout/event/ We will also be quantifying upper respiratory tract symptoms.
Enduro World Series
Enduro World Series (EWS) Injury/Illness Performance Project - surveillance study
Lecturer in Sport, Exercise and Health. Programme Leader: BA Business and Enterprise in Sport
Abbott, A., Collins, D. & Martindale, R. (2002). Talent identification: How Not to Do It!! Current 'World Best' Practice?. Journal of Sports Sciences. 21(4), 255-256. ISSN 0264-0414
Campbell, T., Westbury, T., Davison, R. & Florida-James, G. (2017, October). Anticipation and the cortisol awakening response within a dynamic psychosocial work environment. Poster presented at Society for Psychophysiological Research - 57th Annual Meeting, Vienna, Austria
The cortisol awakening response (CAR) is a distinct element of the diurnal pattern of cortisol release, believed to be partly driven by the anticipation of the demands of the ...
Fountain, H., Martindale, R., Tony, W. & Moira, L. (2016, December). Exploring the Nature of Psychological Resilience in Junior Rugby League Players: A Q-Method Approach. Poster presented at BPS- Divison of Sport and Exercise Psychology Annual Conference, Cardiff
The purpose of this study was to explore the nature of psychological resilience in the context of junior Rugby League, using a novel Q-sort method.
Fountain, H., Martindale, R., Moira, L. & Westbury, T. (2016, November). Exploring the nature of resilience in junior athletes. Poster presented at BASES- British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Annual Conference, Nottingham
Athletes are often proactive in exposing themselves to an inherently stressful competitive environment, frequently seeking challenges as opportunities for development (Sarkar ...
Campbell, T. (2016, November). Developing dual career athletes through a contextualized HE distance-learning programme. Presented at Urban Research and Education Knowledge Alliance: Kick off conference, Amsterdam, Holland
In an effort to support the dual career athlete, Edinburgh Napier University has recently launched a distance learning degree (BA Business and Enterprise in Sport) for elite a...
Glover, P., Winterton, M. & Martindale, R. (2015, November). Using a diary study methodology to explore the needs and experiences of geographically dispersed service families. Presented at BPS Military Psychology Conference - Resilience Through Change, Basingstoke
no abstract available.
Martindale, R., Graham, S., McKinley, M. & Connaboy, C. (2015, May). Injury, Sleep, Mood and Performance and the Role of Mental Toughness during an Arctic Ultra-Marathon. Poster presented at American College of Sports Medicine 62nd Annual Meeting, San Diego, USA
Studies examining ultra-endurance racing in ‘extreme environments’ are sparse. However, research has shown that injury and sleep management are crucial. For example, sleep dep...
Glover, P., Winterton, M. & Martindale, R. (2014, November). Supporting Geographically Dispersed Service Families. Presented at British Psychological Society 3rd Military Psychology Conference, Shrivenham, UK
Sproule, J., Martindale, R., Wang, J., Gray, S., Allison, P. & Nash, C. (2011, September). Examining the Efficacy of Outdoor and Adventurous Project Work in Schools Using Self-Determination Framework. Poster presented at 5th ISN International Sports Medicine and Sports Science Conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Nash, C. & Martindale, R. (2011, May). The Relevance of Sports Science Information to Coaches of Football and Rugby. Presented at VIIth World Congress on Science and Football, University of Nagoya, Japan
Martindale, R. (2006, January). Theory and Practice of Talent and Mental Skills Development. Presented at Developments in Sport, Leisure and Fitness Conference, Bell College, Hamilton
Collins, D., Abbott, A. & Martindale, R. (2002, July). Talent Identification and Development: How Would We Do It?. Presented at 12th Commonwealth International Sport Conference, Manchester
A mixed method approach to understanding the nature of psychological resielince in junior athletes, reviewing and proposi...