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: 1323 Downloads: 273

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: 170 Downloads: 205

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: 865 Downloads: 192

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: 696 Downloads: 246

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

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Views: 714 Downloads: 1405

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: 808 Downloads: 247

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: 1190 Downloads: 306

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: 490 Downloads: 257

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: 448 Downloads: 350

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: 1266 Downloads: 331

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: 484 Downloads: 696

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: 476 Downloads: 315

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: 592 Downloads: 319

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: 5538 Downloads: 1045

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: 2352 Downloads: 450

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: 3280 Downloads: 393

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: 894 Downloads: 380

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: 1236 Downloads: 576

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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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: 1236 Downloads: 714

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: 810 Downloads: 672

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: 782 Downloads: 1088

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: 1218 Downloads: 541

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: 964 Downloads: 617

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: 1203 Downloads: 626

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: 3874 Downloads: 636

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: 3705 Downloads: 617

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: 799 Downloads: 677

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: 1813 Downloads: 4304

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: 1996 Downloads: 578

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: 200 Downloads: 290

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

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Views: 1836 Downloads: 247

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: 5892 Downloads: 494