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The Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand (SPRINZ) is New Zealand’s number one rated sports research institute with a growing global reputation. SPRINZ is a group of dynamic and innovative researchers producing applied research in improving human health, sports performance and long-term athletic development. Each research group collectively contributes to the ever-expanding research, education and industry engagement offering a collaborative approach to improved performance for the sport and recreation sector.
Provides a brief description of any background knowledge that may be relevant to the research study. This could include previous literature and findings, as well as the authors’ hypotheses. And provides a brief description of the methods that were used in the research. This may include how the research was conducted, what occurred during data collection, what technologies and analyses were used, and any other pertinent information in regards to the actual data collection and analysis process.
Provides the key findings of the research. These key findings are non-biased, with objective results only.
Provides practical applications; how coaches and athletes may use this research in their own practice. These practical applications are based on the objective key findings, as well as both the researchers’ subjective knowledge. Coaches, athletes, and the like are encouraged to read the full research publication and draw their own conclusions.
All research articles in the RESEARCH section are conducted, created, written and published by the research team from AUT Sports Performance Research Institute in New Zealand.
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