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Teachers’ and young adolescents’ qualitative opinions of an eight-week, feasibility/pilot, sit-stand desk intervention

Presentation / Conference
Pitkethly, A., Campbell, A., Sproule, J., Booth, J., Fawkner, S., & Hutson, D. (2017, November)
Teachers’ and young adolescents’ qualitative opinions of an eight-week, feasibility/pilot, sit-stand desk intervention. Poster presented at Scottish Physical Activity Research Connections 2017
Aim: Nine sit-stand desks were installed in an Edinburgh Primary 7 class to determine the feasibility of their use and the effects on sedentary, activity, learning outcome var...

Effects of creatine supplementation on power output in repeated sprint kayaking’.

Presentation / Conference
Graham, S., Mullarkey, R., Baird, M., & Connaboy, C. (2015, May)
Effects of creatine supplementation on power output in repeated sprint kayaking’. Poster presented at American College of Sports Medicine. Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, USA
No abstract available.

Injury, Sleep, Mood And Performance And The Role Of Mental Toughness During An Arctic Ultra-marathon

Presentation / Conference
Martindale, R., Graham, S., Connaboy, C., & McKinley, M. (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. Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 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...

Measures of Reliability in the Kinetics of British Army Marching Drill

Presentation / Conference
Graham, S., Rawcliffe, A., Psycharakis, S., Simposn, R., & Connaboy, C. (2015, May)
Measures of Reliability in the Kinetics of British Army Marching Drill. Poster presented at American College of Sports Medicine. Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, USA
No abstract available.

Creatine supplementation may benefit short duration, high intensity alpine or slalom skiing

Presentation / Conference
Graham, S., Bickerstaff, G., & Baird, M. (2010, July)
Creatine supplementation may benefit short duration, high intensity alpine or slalom skiing. Presented at Creatine in Health and Sport Conference, Downing College, University of Cambridge
No abstract available.

Extreme climber’s performance can benefit from increased power post Creatine supplementation

Presentation / Conference
Graham, S., Bickerstaff, G., & Baird, M. (2010, July)
Extreme climber’s performance can benefit from increased power post Creatine supplementation. Presented at Creatine in Health and Sport Conference., Downing College, University of Cambridge
No abstract available.

Creatine supplementation does not benefit performance of treadmill running under conditions of load carriage

Presentation / Conference
Graham, S., Bickerstaff, G., & Baird, M. (2010, July)
Creatine supplementation does not benefit performance of treadmill running under conditions of load carriage. Presented at Creatine in Health and Sport Conference., Downing College, University of Cambridge
No abstract available.

The Influence of Age, and Cardiorespiratory Fitness on Circulating Angiogenic T Cells and CXCR4 expression

Presentation / Conference
Ross, M., Malone, E., Simpson, R., & Florida-James., G. (2015, May)
The Influence of Age, and Cardiorespiratory Fitness on Circulating Angiogenic T Cells and CXCR4 expression. Poster presented at American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Annual Congress, Boston
Aging is associated with endothelial dysfunction, reduced angiogenic capabilities, and an increase in arterial stiffness. Regular exercise is known to offset the age-related d...

Exploring the nature of resilience in junior athletes

Presentation / Conference
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 ...

Self-regulated learning and its association with self-report leisure-time physical activity among Hong Kong Chinese Adolescents.

Presentation / Conference
Pitkethly, A. & Lau, P. W. (2014, May)
Self-regulated learning and its association with self-report leisure-time physical activity among Hong Kong Chinese Adolescents.. Poster presented at International Society for Behaviour, Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA), San Diego, USA.
Introduction: Only 57.4% of 13-19 year old Hong Kong adolescents engage in three or more days of 30 minutes of moderate to vigorous activity weekly (Hong Kong Department of He...