International Journal of Sports Science and Physical Education

Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021

  • The Automatic Strike-Change Phenomenon: When Running Barefoot Patients Change from a Heel Strike to a Forefoot Strike Without Any Instruction

    Wes Zimmermann, Naomi van Valderen

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 17 February 2021
    Accepted: 2 March 2021
    Published: 10 March 2021
    Abstract: The department of Military Sports Medicine of the Royal Netherlands Army has an ongoing research line ‘Exercise-Related Leg Pain’ since 2011. This study investigated which immediate changes occur in running technique while running barefoot or in minimalist running shoes on a treadmill, which proportion of service members automatically changed from ... Show More
  • Physical and Physiological Characteristics of Cameroon Professional Soccer Players According to Their Competitive Level and Playing Position

    Jean Fomini Tendonkeng, Telesphore Benoit Nguelefack, Peguy Brice Assomo Ndemba, Wiliam Richard Guessogo, Jerson Mekoulou Ndongo, Abdou Temfemo

    Issue: Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2021
    Pages: 8-16
    Received: 2 March 2021
    Accepted: 13 March 2021
    Published: 22 March 2021
    Abstract: The present study aimed to determine the physical performances and physiological aptitudes of the soccer players of the first (L1) and second (L2) leagues of the Cameroon professional championship. One hundred and seventy-five male professional soccer players, including 91from L1and 84 from L2, participated in the study. Their age, anthropometric p... Show More