Youth sports: growth, maturation and talent

Youth sports: growth, maturation and talent
Youth sports: growth, maturation and talent

Silva, Manuel Coelho e, ed. lit.; Figueiredo, António J., ed. lit.; Elferink-Gemser, Marije T., ed. lit.; Malina, Robert M., ed. lit.

Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra

ISBN: 978-989-26-0506-7 (PDF)

Table of Contents
Basic principles of growth and maturation

Malina, Robert M

17-32
Assessment of biological maturation in adolescent athletes: application of different methods with soccer and hockey players

Silva, Manuel J Coelho e; Simões, Filipe; Santos, João Valente dos; Vaz, Vasco; Figueiredo, António J; Peña Reyes, Maria E; Malina, Robert M

33-50
Maturation and strength of adolescent soccer players

Fragoso, Isabel; Vieira, Filomena; Castro, Luísa Canto e; Oliveira Junior, Astrogildo

51-60
Variation in size, physique, functional capacities and soccer skills in players 11-16 years

Silva, Manuel J Coelho e; Figueiredo, António; Sobral, Francisco; Malina, Robert M

61-70
Growth and maturity profile of youth swimmers in Mexico

Peña Reyes, Maria E; Malina, Robert M

71-79
Gymnast wrist: the ulnar variance phenomenon

Claessens, Albrecht L

81-89
Physical development of young talented tennis players

Kramer, Tamara; Huijgen, Barbara; Elferink-Gemser, Marije T; Lyons, Jim; Visscher, Chris

93-114
Physiological and functional characteristics of adolescent athletes in several sports: impications for talent identification

Bunc, Vaclav

115-125
Effects of maturation on potential predictors of talent in soccer

Jorna, Casper; Elferink-Gemser, Marije T; Visscher, Chris

127-149
Promoting quality in youth sports

Marques, António; Oliveira, José

153-164
Reading and writing the game: tactical skills in team sports

Elferink-Gemser, Marije T; Kannekens, Rianne; Huijgen, Barbara; Tromp, Yvonne; Jonker, Laura; Toering, Tynke; Visscher, Chris

165-177
Important features of talent coachers for talent development in sports

Ark, Mathijs van; Elferink-Gemser, Marije T; Roskam, Ad; Visscher, Chris

179-205
Youth soccer

Cumming, Sean P; Standage, Martyn; Malina, Robert M

207-219
The challenges for youth coaches in youth sports

Gonçalves, Carlos Eduardo; Figueiredo, António; Silva, Manuel Coelho e

221-227