High-Performance Development Pathways Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Starting and Specialisation Ages of Elite Athletes across Olympic Sports: An International Cross-sectional Study Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Managing the societal value of elite sport: Elite athletes’ motivators and barriers to be a role model Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The overall objective of this study is to develop more in-depth knowledge about elite athletes’ decision process to take up their role as an elite athlete role model and/or engage in activities that create societal value. Two research questions guide this study: (1) What are elite athletes’ motivators to be an elite athlete role model? (2) What are elite athletes’ barriers to be an elite athlete role model? By ...
Micro-determinants Of Athletes’ Motivation To Be A Role Model Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The study’s general aim is to identify the micro-determinants of elite athletes’ motivation to
be a role model. It is tried to find an answer on the following research questions: (a) Are
athletes personally motivated to be a role model? (b) What are the reasons athletes are or are
not motivated to be a role model?, and (c) What are the determinants of elite athletes’
motivation to be ...
Contexts shaping the development and success of elite sport systems Vrije Universiteit Brussel
The logic behind the initiatives of national governing bodies in Flanders to improve organised youth sport Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Regular involvement in organised youth sport boosts the likelihood of lifelong sport participation. However, increasing dropout rates in sport clubs and alarming levels of young people not meeting physical activity guidelines may suggest that the organised sport sector’s efforts have been insufficient to date. This situation calls for evaluation of the applicable youth sport policy to determine how organised youth sport is intended to operate ...
Examining the interdependent relationship between context and sport policy factors in achieving international sporting success: A case study of the Philippines Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Kwaliteit in jeugdsportclubs: de ontwikkeling van een operationeel model Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Socioeconomic variables and historical performance, the influences in the Olympic success at a sport-specific level Vrije Universiteit Brussel
ever, most of the studies on this topic have linked all sports rather than the specificities of individual sports.
Problem and Aim. Analyzing the influence of the socioeconomic and historical results of past World Championships and Olym-
pic Games countries’ performance at the Olympic Games, ...