2014, Volume 10

Table of Contents

Original article


Published online: 2014-12-24
Static and dynamic balance in 14-15 year old boys training judo and in their non-active peers
Kazimierz Witkowski, Jarosław Maśliński, Adam Remiarz

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Published online: 2014-12-19
Usefulness of the psychomotor tests for distinguishing the skill levels among older and younger judo athletes
Jan Supiński, Zbigniew Obmiński, Rafał Kubacki, Jerzy Kosa, Waldemar Moska

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Published online: 2014-12-09
The relationship between motoric dominance and functional dominance while executing judo techniques: a study on laterality
Xurxo Dopico, Eliseo Iglesias-Soler, Eduardo Carballeira, Xián Mayo, Antonio Ardá, Marta González-Freire

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Published online: 2014-11-30
Talent detection in taekwondo: which factors are associated with the longitudinal competitive success?
Pedro Vieira Sarmet Moreira, Luciano Fernandes Crozara, Marcio Fagundes Goethel, Leandro Vinhas de Paula, Filomena Vieira

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Published online: 2014-11-20
Nutritional assessment of Brazilian sumo wrestlers
Luciana Rossi, Camila Yuke Torigoe, Eliane Silva T. Ferreira, Flávia Rafaella Gomes Santos, Joyce Vitor Silva, Ruby Carla Rabello

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Published online: 2014-10-31
Enhancing the decision making of skilled karate athletes with a “no-feedback” perceptual training program
Nicolas Milazzo, Damian Farrow, Jean Fournier

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Published online: 2014-10-20
Comparison of aggressiveness levels in combat sports and martial arts male athletes to non-practising peers
Cezary Kuśnierz, Wojciech J Cynarski, Artur Litwiniuk

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Published online: 2014-10-10
Psychological indicators of overtraining in high level judo athletes in pre- and post-competition periods
Franco Noce, Varley Teoldo Costa, Leszek Antoni Szmuchrowski, Deiveskan Serra Soares, Marco Túlio de Mello

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Published online: 2014-09-30
Similarities and differences of body control during professional, externally forced fall to the side performed by men aged 24 and 65 years
Robert Michnik, Jacek Jurkojć, Piotr Wodarski, Dariusz Mosler, Roman Maciej Kalina

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Published online: 2014-09-23
Comparison of physical fitness levels of adolescents according to sports participation: martial arts, team sports and non-sports
Gurhan Kayihan

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Published online: 2014-09-16
A biomechanical assessment of fajin mechanisms in martial arts
Jia-Hao Chang, Yao-Ting Chang, Chen-Fu Huang

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Published online: 2014-09-08
The Influence of the Special Throwing Technique on the Prevalence of Knee Joint Injuries in Judo
Robert Prill, Hans J Appell Coriolano, Sven Michel, Martin Alfuth

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Published online: 2014-08-31
Body composition, isometric hand grip and explosive strength leg – similarities and differences between novices and experts in an international competition of Brazilian jiu jitsu
Francisco Javier Diaz-Lara, Jose Manuel García García, Luis Fernandes Monteiro, Javier Abian-Vicen

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Published online: 2014-08-22
The similarity of training experience and morphofunctional traits as prediction criteria of the sports level in the subsequent stages of long-term women’s judo training
Władysław Jagiełło, Beata Wolska, Stanisław Sawczyn, Marcin Dornowski

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Published online: 2014-08-14
Energy balance in taekwondo athletes during pre-competition
Marcos D M Drummond, Bruno P Couto, Ralph J S Eufrásio, Reginaldo Gonçalves, Leszek A Szmuchrowski

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Published online: 2014-07-31
Biomechanics of the judo backward breakfall: comparison between experienced and novice judokas
Takanori Ishii, Sentaro Koshida, Tadamitsu Matsuda, Toshihiko Hashimoto

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Published online: 2014-07-22
Competence of people conducting yoga classes in Poland – analysis based of websites information
Leslaw Kulmatycki, Krystyna Boron-Krupinska

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Published online: 2014-07-11
Physiological and psychological performance of Taekwondo Athletes is more affected by rapid than by gradual weight reduction
Woo-Hwi Yang, Wilhelm Bloch, Marijke Grau, Pilsang Kim, Anke Schmitz, Oliver Heine, Joachim Mester

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Published online: 2014-06-30
Changes in body composition, anthropometric indicators and maximal strength due to weight reduction in judo
Klára Coufalová, Darryl James Cochrane, Tomáš Malý, Jan Heller

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Published online: 2014-06-27
The impact of an intensive two-year judo training at the dynamics of the morphological development in adolescents
Andrzej Knapik, Edward Saulicz, Michał Kuszewski, Jerzy Rottermund, Mirosław Kokosz, Mariola Saulicz

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Published online: 2014-06-20
The value of non-sport-specific characteristics for talent orientation in young male judo, karate and taekwondo athletes
Johan Pion, Job Fransen, Matthieu Lenoir, Veerle Segers

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Published online: 2014-06-08
Differences in gripping configurations during the execution of throwing techniques between male and female cadets at the European Judo Championship
Husnija Kajmovic, Izet Rađo, Amel Mekic, Branislav Crnogorac, Ekrem Colakhodzic

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Published online: 2014-05-26
The influence of the scenery and the amplitude of visual disturbances in the virtual reality on the maintaining the balance
Robert Michnik, Jacek Jurkojć, Piotr Wodarski, Marek Gzik, Andrzej Bieniek

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Published online: 2014-05-12
Weight categories do not prevent athletes from Relative Age Effect: an analysis of Olympic Games wrestlers
Maicon Rodrigues Albuquerque, Varley Teoldo da Costa, Larissa Oliveira Faria, Mariana Calábria Lopes, Guilherme Menezes Lage, Dariusz Sledziewski, Leszek Antoni Szmuchrowski, Emerson Franchini

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Published online: 2014-05-05
Body build, body composition and special fitness of female top ju-jitsu contestants
Katarzyna Sterkowicz-Przybycień, Tadeusz Ambroży, Marian Jasiński, Andrzej Kędra

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Published online: 2014-04-28
Three-dimensional assessment of the judo throwing techniques frequently used in competition
Luis Santos, Javier Fernández-Río, María Luisa Ruiz, Miguel Del Valle, Mike Callan, Bob Challis, Stanislaw Sterkowicz

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Published online: 2014-04-17
Offensive activity as an element of the evaluation of struggle dynamics of judo contestants
Dariusz Boguszewski

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Published online: 2014-04-10
Technical and Tactical Characteristic of Japanese High Level Women Kendo Players: a Comparative Analysis
Mitsuru Nakamura, Yukiko Takami, Masaki Nakano, Kiyoshi Ito, Naoya Maekawa, Masahiro Tamura

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Published online: 2014-03-31
First ranking of the scientific units Polish physical education higher schools based on monographs published in 2009-2012 indexed by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education
Bartłomiej Jan Barczyński

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Published online: 2014-03-24
Does the reaction time to visual stimuli contribute to performance in judo?
Adrian Cojocariu, Beatrice Abalasei

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Published online: 2014-03-13
Effects of a 90-minute wrestling training on the selected features of the shape of spine and pelvis under load
Alicja Kaiser, Marek Sokołowski, Mirosław Mrozkowiak

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Published online: 2014-03-06
Exercise domain profile through pulmonary gas exchange response during Kendo practice by men
Andrei Sancassani, Dalton Muller Pessoa Filho

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Published online: 2014-02-28
The diversity of body composition, body proportions and strength abilities of female judokas in different weight categories
Aleksandra Stachoń, Jadwiga Pietraszewska, Anna Burdukiewicz, Justyna Andrzejewska

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Published online: 2014-02-17
Factors influencing the effectiveness of axe kick in taekwon-do
Jacek Wąsik, Gongbing Shan

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Published online: 2014-02-07
Postural patterns and adaptations in judo athletes
Wagner Castropil, Carla Arnoni

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Published online: 2014-01-25
Coping strategies used by professional combat sports fighters vs. untrained subjects
Katarzyna Sterkowicz-Przybycień, Ewa Grygiel

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Published online: 2014-01-17
The meaning of taijiquan from the Chen family in physical activity of Poles
Józef Bergier, Robert Panasiuk, Michał Bergier

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Published online: 2014-01-06
Judo Kumi-te Pattern and Technique Effectiveness Shifts after the 2013 International Judo Federation Rule Revision
Kiyoshi Ito, Nobuyoshi Hirose, Mitsuru Nakamura, Naoya Maekawa, Masahiro Tamura

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Review article


Published online: 2014-11-10
The association of sport and violence, aggression and aggressiveness – prospects for education about non-aggression and reduction of aggressiveness
Jarosław Klimczak, Robert Podstawski, Dawid Dobosz

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