Youth Sports: growth, maturation and talent

Youth Sports: growth, maturation and talent
Youth Sports: growth, maturation and talent

Silva, Manuel J. 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: 978-989-26-1168-6

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.

71-80
Gymnast wrist: the ulnar variance phenomenon

Claessens, Albrecht L.

81-90
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

115-126
Effects of maturation on potential predictors of talent in soccer

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

127-150
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

165-178
Important features of talent coaches for talent development in sports

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

179-206
Youth soccer

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

207-220
The challenges for youth coaches in youth sports

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

221-227