2020, Volume 16

Table of Contents

Original article


Published online: 2020-12-14
The effects of karate training and moderate aerobic exercise on college students’ self-control
Jianing Wen, Jie Li, Zipeng Yang, Yu Zhang

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Views: 954 Downloads: 225

Published online: 2020-11-26
Projection of a specific class of human activity on a micro to macro scale as a presumption for a simple approach to measurements of mental and social health
Jarosław Klimczak, Artur Kalina

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Views: 140 Downloads: 149

Published online: 2020-11-18
Effect of physical activity volume on active coping style among martial arts practicing adolescents: the mediating role of self-efficacy and positive affect
Ting Xu, Guodong Zhang

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Views: 725 Downloads: 151

Published online: 2020-11-10
Coaches’ emotional intelligence and athletes’ psychological need satisfaction in taekwondo: Coaching behaviour as a mediator
Sungmun Kim, Seunghyun Hwang , Boram Kim

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Views: 570 Downloads: 196

Published online: 2020-10-30
Personality profile of combat sports champions against neo-gladiators
Paweł Piepiora, Kazimierz Witkowski

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Views: 620 Downloads: 1329

Published online: 2020-09-22
Effectiveness of an intervention program on basic physical and coordination skills and its relationship with BMI in individuals with intellectual disability
Irwin Ramirez Granizo, Jose Luis Ubago-Jiménez, Felix Zurita-Ortega, Pilar Puertas-Molero, Ignacio Vilchez-Polo

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Views: 644 Downloads: 194

Published online: 2020-09-14
Comparison between Special Judo Fitness Test, metabolic variables and energy contribution in young judo athletes
Yan Foresti, Danilo Bertucci, Carlos De Carvalho, Carlos Kalva-Filho, Vitor De Andrade, Ricardo Barbieri, Tito Bonagamba, Marcelo Papoti

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Views: 1005 Downloads: 220

Published online: 2020-08-31
Short duration high-intensity interval taekwondo training substantially improves body composition and physical fitness in previously-trained individuals: a proof-of-concept study
Brandon Shaw, Sam Mugandani, Ina Shaw, Trayana Djarova, Musa Mathunjwa

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Views: 414 Downloads: 192

Published online: 2020-08-20
The effect of 10 weeks of karate training on the weight body composition and FFF index of children at the early school age with normal weight and overweight
Tomasz Rutkowski, Krzysztof A Sobiech, Agnieszka Chwałczyńska

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Views: 382 Downloads: 301

Published online: 2020-08-12
A Study on the teaching methods and values of Chinese taekwondo masters
Suh-Kyung Kim

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Views: 1044 Downloads: 290

Published online: 2020-07-31
Application of inertial sensors system for diagnosis of taekwon-do’s forms performance – a case study
Jacek Wąsik, Dariusz Mosler, Tomasz Góra, Dorota Ortenburger

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Views: 416 Downloads: 583

Published online: 2020-07-22
Kinanthropometric attributes of elite South African male kata and kumite karateka
Alexandra Nichas, Brandon Shaw, Lourens Millard, Gerrit Breukelman, Ina Shaw

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Views: 402 Downloads: 275

Published online: 2020-07-13
Resistance and rational actions as effective countermeasures in the struggle against Lyme disease
Marcin Weiner, Patrycja Teodorowicz, Ewelina Niźnikowska

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Views: 498 Downloads: 265

Published online: 2020-06-30
Stress and coping during the COVID-19 pandemic among martial arts athletes – a cross-cultural study
RYSZARD MAKAROWSKI, ANDRZEJ PIOTROWSKI, RADU PREDOIU, KAROL GÖRNER, ALEXANDRA PREDOIU, GEORGETA MITRACHE, ROMUALDAS MALINAUSKAS, KONSTANTIN BOCHAVER, LYDIA DOVZHIK, EVGENY CHEREPOV, ZERMENA VAZNE, NÉSTOR VICENTE-SALAR, IMADUDDIN HAMZAH, MÁRTA MIKLÓSI, KLÁRA KOVÁCS, ZAHRA NIKKHAH-FARKHANI

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Views: 4842 Downloads: 970

Published online: 2020-06-22
New kata evaluation in top-level karate: analysis of frequency and score of katas in K1 Premiere League
Adrian Novosad, Jaroslava Argajova, Dusana Augustovicova

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Views: 2106 Downloads: 376

Published online: 2020-06-12
Acute effect of successive judo bouts on peak arm power
Juan G. Bonitch-Góngora, Belén Feriche, Filipa Almeida, Paulino Padial

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Views: 2910 Downloads: 352

Published online: 2020-05-29
Key personality traits of martial arts and world’s top coaches others sports – perspective of creative impact on future martial arts specialists
Alexandra Predoiu, Radu Predoiu, Ryszard Makarowski, Karol Gorner, Aura Bota, Georgeta Mitrache, Vasilica Grigore

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Published online: 2020-05-20
Functional movement screen differences between male and female young judokas athletes
Marco García-Luna, Juan Cortell-Tormo, Juan Valero-Cotillas

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Views: 806 Downloads: 320

Published online: 2020-05-11
Influence of taijiquan martial art on the indicators of external respiration function and psychophysiological state of basketball players
WenXue Yuan, Ilia Cherkashin, Elena Cherkashina, Xiao Quan Zhang, Artur Kruszewski, Ivan Barashkov

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Views: 1155 Downloads: 536

Published online: 2020-04-30
Influence of fatigue on head angular acceleration in judo high-intensity exercise
Yoshihisa Ishikawa, Kenji Anata, Hironori Hayashi, Naoya Uchimura, Shuichi Okada

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Views: 1420 Downloads: 1008

Published online: 2020-04-20
Self-esteem, self-control, and life satisfaction among amateur boxers
Xin Chen, Nan Qiu, Chao Chen, Dexin Wang

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Views: 1137 Downloads: 678

Published online: 2020-04-09
Determinants of life satisfaction in martial arts practitioners and team-sports players
Cezary Kuśnierz, Paweł, Fryderyk Nowak, Karol Gorner

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Views: 720 Downloads: 627

Published online: 2020-03-23
Lower-body strength, power and flexibility in karateka: implications for musculoskeletal health
Ina Shaw, Damien Schwartzel, Lourens Millard, Gerrit Jan Breukelman, Brandon Stuwart Shaw

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Views: 704 Downloads: 980

Published online: 2020-03-17
The carried military load increases the impulse and time of a front kick but reduces the peak velocity of the knee, hip, and shoulder of the kicking leg
Michal Vagner, Petr Stastny, Petr Kubovy, Vladimir Hojka, Jan Malecek

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Views: 1116 Downloads: 498

Published online: 2020-03-09
Isokinetic assessment of knee joint muscles in shotokan karate kata athletes
Anna Lisowska, Michał Murawa, Małgorzata Ogurkowska

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Views: 894 Downloads: 581

Published online: 2020-02-28
Increasing of special physical fitness of the female athletes practicing sambo
Aleksander Yurievich Osipov, Mikhail Dmitrievich Kudryavtsev, Wladyslaw Jagiello, Sergii Sidorovich Iermakov, Wieslaw Blach

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Views: 1119 Downloads: 557

Published online: 2020-02-19
Knee strength ratios in male judokas: age-related differences
Pavle Malovic, Dusko Bijelica, Dragan Atanasov, Tatjana Trivic, Miodrag Drapsin, Nebojsa Trajkovic, Nebojsa Maksimovic, Patrik Drid

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Views: 3388 Downloads: 567

Published online: 2020-02-10
Motivational effect of objectives in practicing karate, boxing, football and wheelchair basketball
Katarzyna Kotarska, Leonard Nowak, Mirosława Szark-Eckardt, Maria Alicja Nowak

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Views: 3415 Downloads: 549

Published online: 2020-01-31
Movement patterns and sensori-motor responses: comparison of men and women in wheelchair fencing based on the Polish Paralympic team
Zbigniew Borysiuk, Tadeusz Nowicki, Katarzyna Piechota, Monika Błaszczyszyn, Mariusz Konieczny, Mateusz Witkowski

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Views: 733 Downloads: 619

Published online: 2020-01-23
The effectiveness of kickboxing techniques and its relation to fights won by knockout
Tadeusz Ambroży, Łukasz Rydzik, Andrzej Kędra, Dorota Ambroży, Marta Niewczas, Ewa Sobiło, Wojciech Czarny

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Views: 1735 Downloads: 4242

Published online: 2020-01-14
Teaching traditional Chinese martial arts to contemporary Chinese youth – a qualitative study with youth wushu coaches in China
Yueyi Jia, Marc Theeboom, Dong Zhu

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Views: 1821 Downloads: 542

Review article


Published online: 2020-10-22
Language and methods of innovative agonology as a guide in interdisciplinary research on interpersonal relationships and people with the environment – from micro to macro scale
Roman Maciej Kalina

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Views: 174 Downloads: 238

Published online: 2020-10-14
Injuries in high-performance fencers – a review
Martyna Swatowska, Anna Akbaş, Grzegorz Juras

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Views: 1467 Downloads: 196

Published online: 2020-09-30
Inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in judo: a systematic review of literature
Viktorija Pečnikar Oblak, Damir Karpljuk, Jožef Šimenko, Janez Vodičar

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Views: 3172 Downloads: 404