Variable and changing trajectories in youth athlete development: further verification in advocating a long-term inclusive tracking approach.

@article{Cobley2014VariableAC,
  title={Variable and changing trajectories in youth athlete development: further verification in advocating a long-term inclusive tracking approach.},
  author={Stephen Cobley and Kevin Till and John Oʼhara and Carlton Cooke and Chris Serio Chapman},
  journal={Journal of strength and conditioning research},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 7},
  pages={1959-70}
}
Athlete development through adolescence can vary greatly because of maturational processes. For example, variation can be observed in anthropometric and fitness measures with later maturing individuals "catching up" their earlier maturing peers at later time points. This study examined a methodological issue concerning how best to assess anthropometric and… CONTINUE READING