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    • Interval training for the development of specific resistance in soccer 

      Morera Siércovich, Pier Luigi (International Journal of Soccer and Science, Vol. 3 No 1, 2005, pp.39-58, 2005)
      Soccer by its characteristics, forces the physical trainers of the teams, to structure training that optimizes the development of the specific strength. Within the used methods, the divided method or training of intervals ...
    • Intervención fisioterapéutica en grupo de adultas con Hipertensión Arterial pertenecientes a los EBAIS de José María Zeledón y Curridabat. Marzo a noviembre, 2010. 

      Álvarez Montoya, Berta Emilia; Delgado Gallegos, Adriana (2011-04-01)
      El presente estudio muestra la intervención que puede brindar la Terapia Física dentro del espacio comunitario con poblaciones específicas, mediante la promoción de la salud y la prevención de enfermedades, siendo éste un ...
    • La leche ... ¿Bebida deportiva? 

      Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (Memoria del XVI Simposio en Ciencias del Ejercicio y la Salud, pp. 216-221, 2009-10)
      Entre varios productos nutricionales sumamente estudiados y puestos a prueba bajo todo tipo de circunstancias, se encuentran las bebidas deportivas que, debido a su aporte de carbohidratos, electrolitos y agua, logran ...
    • Meta-análisis del efecto de la interferencia contextual en el desempeño de destrezas motrices 

      Jiménez Díaz, Judith; Salazar Rojas, Wálter; Morera Castro, María (2016)
      El presente estudio amplia un meta-análisis realizado recientemente y examina el Efecto de la Interferencia Contextual (EIC), por medio de la técnica meta-analítica. Después de una búsqueda de literatura en once bases de ...
    • Nutrition for young soccer players 

      Umaña Alvarado, Mónica (International Journal of Soccer and Science, v.3(1):12-22, 2005, 2005)
      The growing participation of young people in soccer is a motivation so that the trainers, physical educators and parents know which are the special requirements to practice this sport in a safe manner, specially the ...
    • Periodization Model for Costa Rican Taekwondo Athletes 

      Carazo Vargas, Pedro; González Ravé, José María; Newton, Robert U.; Moncada Jiménez, José (2015-06)
      The purpose of this article is to describe the conditioning of elite taekwondo competitors based on the block-periodized training model. this model of periodization has been used by the Costa Rican National Taekwondo Team ...
    • Physical fitness with the ball 

      Sibaja Quesada, Luis Roberto (International Journal of Soccer and Science, Vol. 3 No 1 2005, p. 3-12, 2005)
      Physical fitness with the ball is one of the most important modern methods in present day soccer. In the past, most of the physical work was executed without the support of the most important element of the match, the ...
    • Post-exercise rehydration: no change in diuresis from water ingested at different temperatures 

      Pérez Idárraga, Alexandra; Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (2010)
      Aim: to assess the effect of water temperature on post-rehydration urine output and fluid retention Methods: on three different days, one week apart, 11 physically active men (24±4 years old, 1.73±0.05 m and 70.2±9.0 kg) ...
    • Predictive Validity of the Body Adiposity Index in Costa Rican Students 

      Carpio Rivera, Elizabeth; Hernández Elizondo, Jessenia; Salicetti Fonseca, Alejandro; Solera Herrera, Andrea; Moncada Jiménez, José (2016)
      Objective: To verify the validity of the body adiposity index (BAI) in a sample of Costa Rican students. Methods: Volunteers were 93 females (mean age 5 18.6 6 2.4 years) and 106 males (mean age 5 19.2 6 2.8 years). ...
    • Relationship between sleep duration affects cognitive function in adolescents 

      Smolarek, André de Camargo; Mascarenhas, Luis Paulo Gomes; Ferreira, Luis Henrique Boiko; Cascante Rusenhack, Marcio Maciel; Moncada Jiménez, José; Souza Junior, Tácito Pessoa de (2016)
      Sleep time may interfere with the ability to perform tasks requiring memory, organization and reasoning. A lack of sleep has been related to cognitive deficits; however, few studies had demonstrated an association between ...
    • Some Thoughts on Christianity and Sports 

      Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (Conquista Cristiana Enero/Febrero, 1991, 1991-01)
      There is a need to discuss, starting from some basic Christian truths, to what extent the Christian and athletic ideals are compatible; how sports could help modern men and women to be better Christians, and what kind of ...
    • Uso de practica en bloque y aleatoria en el desempeño de lanzar por encima del hombro en adultos 

      Jiménez Díaz, Judith; Salazar Rojas, Wálter; Morera Castro, María (2016)
      El propósito de esta investigación fue determinar si la práctica en bloque o aleatoria facilita el desempeño del patrón de lanzar por encima del hombro en adultos. Un total de 55 participantes (edad promedio 19 ± 2 años) ...
    • Workshop: Sweat Rate Measurement in Athletes 

      Aragón Vargas, Luis Fernando (Proceedings of the XXXI FIMS Sports Medicine World Congress, Medimond International Proceedings, 2010-10)
      Both laboratory and field tests for measuring sweat rate in athletes have been performed more and more often this past decade. This workshop gave the attendants a hands-on opportunity to test two volunteers who exercised ...