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Demirhan, Bilal – International Education Studies, 2020
The aim of this study was to examine the changes in the body composition and motor characteristics of the students attending the wrestling lesson in one academic year (8 months). The study included 19 male wrestler students with an average age of 21.20±1.61 years. Body weights, body circumference measurements, regional muscle strengths, anaerobic…
Descriptors: College Athletics, College Students, Program Length, Program Effectiveness
Fair, Jason Robert – ProQuest LLC, 2017
NCAA Division I intercollegiate wrestling has lost more athletic teams to elimination since the early 1980's than any other intercollegiate sport (Irick, 2016). Research exploring reasons behind intercollegiate wrestling program elimination is scant and much of what does exist is part of a broader discussion regarding Title IX regulation. This…
Descriptors: College Athletics, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Athletics, Program Termination
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Genç, Ayça – International Education Studies, 2020
The aim of this study is to examine the effect of wrestling education on some physical and motoric parameters in high school students. 42 volunteer men aged 15-17, who received regular wrestling training, participated in the study. In the study, after all, subjects were divided into 3 groups according to age groups, body weight, height, BMI, claw,…
Descriptors: Athletics, Psychomotor Skills, High School Students, Training
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Sherbine, Kortney – Journal of Language and Literacy Education, 2019
In this essay, I detail the entanglements of three young Black boys -- Million Dollar Man, DJ, and Francisco -- and their interests in and experiences with WWE wrestling. Drawing on posthumanist philosophies that attend to the productive relationships between the human and more-than-human objects, I consider ethnographic data composed during a…
Descriptors: Elementary School Students, African American Students, Males, Grade 2
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Zhanibek, Kuderiev; Zh, Beknazarov; Kasymbayeva, J.; Sh, Shonov E.; Minarbekov, D. I.; Sydykov, N.T. – Cypriot Journal of Educational Sciences, 2021
In the Republic of Kazakhstan, specialists in the field of Physical culture and Sports are faced with the problem of increasing interest in practicing folk national sports, based on the creation of both theoretical paradigms and a more evidence-based comprehensive practical database of research in scientific and methodological orientation. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Athletes, Athletics, Physical Fitness
Kara, Erhan; Öncen, Sercan; Sagiroglu, Isa; Dinçer, Özgür – Journal of Educational Psychology - Propositos y Representaciones, 2021
The importance of balance is considerably high in many sports that require struggle and close contact such as wrestling. Some losses in maintaining the balance due to the movements requiring high intensity during competitions and increase in the risk of injury due to these losses may occur in wrestling athletes. The aim of this study is to…
Descriptors: Athletics, Athletes, Psychomotor Skills, Females
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Alp, Hulusi – International Journal of Curriculum and Instruction, 2020
The aim of the research, which adopted scanning model was to examine the motivations of the wrestlers who compete in the Turkish national team in terms of some variables such as age, gender, weight, height and their past in sports. The participants of the research were selected randomly on voluntary basis among women and men athletes in the…
Descriptors: Motivation, Success, Athletes, Foreign Countries
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Gencer, Eylem; Öztürk, Arda – Journal of Education and Training Studies, 2018
The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between the sport-confidence and the coach-athlete relationship in Turkish national male student-wrestlers, and to investigate whether educational status, wrestling style, wrestling category, and career of wrestlers were significant variables on student-wrestlers' sport confidence and their…
Descriptors: Correlation, Athletic Coaches, Athletics, Athletes
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Landau Wright, Katherine; Thomas, Matthew – Kappa Delta Pi Record, 2019
A conversation between scholars demonstrates how two experts found common ground and made classroom recommendations while wrestling through an underlying question: Who cares about "The Grapes of Wrath?"
Descriptors: Classics (Literature), Culturally Relevant Education, Reading Material Selection, Literature
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Can, Ibrahim – Journal of Education and Training Studies, 2017
The purpose of this study was to compare power, velocity and force parameters during loaded squat jump (SJ) exercise in the handball and arm wrestling players. In accordance with this purpose, ten arm wrestling athletes from the Turkish National Team (age: 20,7 ± 3,05 years; height: 175,2 ± 5,55 cm; weight: 71,7 ± 8,17 kg) who had ranks in…
Descriptors: Athletics, Team Sports, Comparative Analysis, Exercise Physiology
Murt, Thomas P. – ProQuest LLC, 2017
Title IX establishes in law equal opportunity for women in educational programs that receive financial support from the federal government. In higher education in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the misapplication of Title IX in college athletics is believed to have caused the termination of college wrestling programs that were otherwise…
Descriptors: Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, Higher Education, College Athletics
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Yüksel, Oguzhan; Gündüz, Bolat; Kayhan, Mert – Journal of Education and Training Studies, 2019
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of regular CrossFit training on some force and jump parameters. 32 healthy wrestling men participated in the study, 16 experimental and 16 control groups. For the experimental group, CrossFit training, known as Cindy, was practiced three times a week for 8 weeks. The training consisted of 5…
Descriptors: Physical Fitness, Training, Males, Muscular Strength
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van Stee, Elena G.; Winfield, Taylor Paige; Cadge, Wendy; Schmalzbauer, John; Steinwert, Tiffany; Rambo, Shelly; Clifford, Elizabeth – Journal of College and Character, 2021
This article examines student engagement with chaplaincy services through a pilot survey administered at a private liberal arts college (n = 1043). Almost half of the respondents reported engagement with campus chaplains, which varied by religious tradition and race. Respondents who had engaged with chaplains were more likely to report integrating…
Descriptors: Learner Engagement, Clergy, College Students, Residential Institutions
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Ilten-Gee, Robyn – Ethnography and Education, 2019
This study is an exploratory analysis of the multimodal composition practices of adolescents and young adults in a free after-school drop-in programme called the Workshop, and the moral development opportunities afforded by these practices. Pasupathi and Wainryb's [(2010). "Developing Moral Agency Through Narrative." "Human…
Descriptors: Moral Values, Multiple Literacies, After School Programs, Workshops
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Yigit, Sihmehmet; Dalbudak, Ibrahim; Musa, Mihriay; Gürkan, Alper C.; Dalkiliç, Mehmet – International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, 2016
The aim of this research is to examine decision making level of wrestlers who joined Turkey inter university wrestling championship, according to variables as wrestlers' sex, age, grade, department, and education type. Study group consists of 34 females and 196 males, totally 230 athletes, who joined Turkey Inter University Wrestling Championship…
Descriptors: Decision Making, Athletes, College Athletics, Foreign Countries
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