Vol 13 issue 4, December 2013


Journal of Physical Education and Sport (JPES)

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ISSN:

online ISSN: 2247 - 806X, p-ISSN: 2247 - 8051, ISSN - L = 2247 - 8051

Journal of Physical Education and Sport (JPES ) is the new series of formerly Citius Altius Fortius - Journal of Physical Education and Sport (p-ISSN:1582-8131)
Journal of Physical Education and Sport is now a registered trademark (all rights reserved)
JPES is a peer-reviewed scientific journal. The journal provides open access to its content with Frequency - 4 issue(s) per year.

ETHICS OF PUBLICATION: The JPES policy regarding suspected scientific misconduct including plagiarism,fabricated data, falsification is based on the “Committee on Publication Ethics COPE”

Our Journal (JPES) is equipped with licensed software to check the originality and promotes  principles of originality and ethics of scientific research.


The main
version of the journal is available online




CONTENTS

Art # 75, pp.471 - 478
A. PAGE GLAVE1;RO DIBREZZO2;DANIKA K. APPLEGATE2;JACILYN M. OLSON3
1
Department of Health and Kinesiology, Sam Houston State University, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
2
Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation, University of Arkansas, UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA
3
Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, University of Central Oklahoma, UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication Octomber 05, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04075;


Art # 76, pp.479 - 488
MILENKO B. MILOSEVIC1; MILOS M. MILOSEVIC2
1 Center for diagnostics and training design, Belgrade, Serbia,
2 15th Gymnasium, Belgrade, SERBIA.
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication Octomber 05, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04076;

Art # 77, pp.489 - 497
KAI YAMADA1, HIROKAZU ARAI2, TADASHI NAKAZAWA3, YUJIRO KAWATA4,5, AKARI
KAMIMURA1, MASATAKA HIROSAWA1,5
1 Graduate School of Health and Sports Science, Juntendo University, JAPAN
2 Faculty of Letters, Hosei University, JAPAN
3 Faculty of Intercultural Communication, Hosei University, JAPAN
4 Department of Child Psychology, Tokyo Future University, JAPAN
5 School of Health and Sports Science, Juntendo University, JAPAN
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 05, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04077;

Art # 78, pp.498 - 503
YAMILETH CHACÓN-ARAYA1; JOSÉ MONCADA-JIMÉNEZ2
1,2 School of Physical Education and Sports, University of Costa Rica, COSTA RICA.
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 12, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04078;

Art # 79, pp.504 - 510
MONTESANO, P1;TAFURI, D1; ESPOSITO, A2; GIGANTE, F2; SALZANO, E2; VISCIDO, G2; MAZZEO, F1
1 University of Naples “Parthenope”, Department of Motor Sciences and Wellness, Naples, ITALY
2 Special Olympics Coach, ITALY
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 15, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04079;

Art # 80, pp.511 - 516
REIN JENSEN BRØGGER1, GUNNAR MATHISEN2, SVEIN ARNE PETTERSEN3
1 Department of Education, Oslo and Akershus university College of Applied Sciences, NORWAY
2, 3 Department of education, University of Tromsø, NORWAY
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 15, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04080;

Art # 81, pp. 517 - 521
DALLAS GEORGE1, PARADISIS GEORGE1, MELLOS VASILLIS 2
1 National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science,
GREECE
2 School advisor of Physical Education and Sport Science, Karditsa, GREECE
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 15, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04081;

Art # 82, pp. 522 - 527
TSITSKARI EFI1; TSAKIRAKI ANASTASIA1
1 Department of Physical Education & Sport Sciences, Democritus University of Thrace, GREECE
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 22, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04082;

Art # 83, pp. 528 - 532
HARRAN AL-RAHAMNEH1; MOHAMMAD DABABSEH2;ROGER ESTON3
1,2 Faculty of Physical Education, University of Jordan, Amman, JORDAN
3 University of South Australia, AUSTRALIA
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 22, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04083;

Art # 84, pp. 533 - 538
POTOP VLADIMIR1, NICULESCU GEORGETA2, TRIBOI VASILE3
1 Department of Physical Education and Sport, Ecological University of Bucharest, ROMANIA
2 University ”Spiru Haret” of Bucharest, ROMANIA
3 State University of Physical Education and Sport of Chisinau, MOLDOVA
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 25, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04084;

Art # 85, pp. 539 - 546
OCTAVIAN ARSENE1, ANDREEA BOTOS2, ION PÂRGARU3, AURELIA-FELICIA STĂNCIOIU4,
ANAMARIA-CATALINA RADU5
1, 2, 5 Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, PhD Student, ROMANIA.
3,4 Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Professor PhD,
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 25, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04085;

Art # 86, pp. 547 - 556
ERICA E DOLINTING1, AMINUDDIN YUSOF2, CHEE CHEN SOON3
1,2,3 Faculty of Educational Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia, MALAYSIA
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 25, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04086;

Art # 87, pp. 557 - 562
PETRUŢ – FLORIN TROFIN1, CEZAR HONCERIU2, DUMITRU COJOCARU1
1 Faculty of Biology, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iaşi, ROMANIA
2 Faculty of Sports and Physical Education, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iaşi, ROMANIA
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 25, 2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04087;


Art # 88, pp. 563 - 569
The effect of α tradinional dance training program on neuromuscular coordination of individuals with autism
DESPINA ARZOGLOU1, VASILEIOS TSIMARAS1, GEORGIOS KOTSIKAS1, ELENI FOTIADOU1, MARIA SIDIROPOULOU1, MILTIADIS PROIOS2, ELENI BASSA3
1Laboratory of Developmental Medicine and Special Education, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GREECE
2Laboratory of Ergophysiology - Ergometry, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GREECE
3Laboratory of Coaching and Sport Performance, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GREECE
Published online: December 25, 2013 
(Accepted for publication November 29,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04088;

Art # 89, pp. 570 - 577
Evaluation of an educational programme on the influenza in elementary schools
ΕLENI PANOU1; ATHANASIOS SOUGLIS1; DIMITRIOS ZACHOS1; ARISTOMENIS SOTIROPOULOS1; DIMITRIOS HATZIHARISTOS1
1Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication November 29,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04089;

Art # 90, pp. 578 - 582
Positive self-talk and its effect  on learning the grab start skill in swimming and self-efficacy improvement
KHITAM MOUSA AY1; RAMI HALAWEH2; MOHAMMAD ABU AL-TAIEB3
1,2,3,
The University of Jordan,  Faculty of Physical Education, Amman - JORDAN
Published online: December 25, 2013 
(Accepted for publication November 29,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04090;

Art # 91, pp. 583 - 588
Trainers reference norms of athletic achievement evaluation for handball young players
TAIYSIR MANSI1; YASER SANDOUQA2; HASAN AL-KHALDI3
1University of Jordan, JORDAN;
2Department of Sport and Health Sciences. Potsdam University, GERMANY;
3Al-Hashemite University, JORDAN
Published online: December 25, 2013 
(Accepted for publication December 05,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04091;

Art # 92, pp. 589 - 593
What motivates engineering students at the Hashemite University in Jordan to join intercollegiate sports?
ABEDALBASIT MOBARAK ABEDALHAFIZ1; AIMAN KUZMAR2; IBRAHIM ABDUL-GHANI SALAMEH3
1Department of Agricultural and Industrial Sciences, The Hashemite University, Zarqa, JORDAN
2Department of Agricultural and Industrial Sciences, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TEXAS, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
3Department of Coaching and Sport Management, The Hashemite University, Zarqa, JORDAN
Published online: December 25, 2013 
(Accepted for publication December 05,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04092;

Art # 93, pp. 594- 600
The effects of an 8 weeks plyometric training program or an explosive strength training program on the Jump-and-Reach Height of male amateur soccer players
PAPANIKOLAOU ZISIS1
1Department of Physical Education and Sports, University of Thessaly GREECE.
Published online: December 25, 2013 
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04093;

Art # 94, pp. 601- 605
Isokinetic evaluation of knee extensor and flexor muscles (quadriceps& hamstrings) in-athletes
AIDA A. AL AWAMLEH, 1;  TAIYSIR MANSI2
1,2,Department of Instruction and Supervision, Faculty of Physical Education. The University of JORDAN
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04094;

Art # 95, pp. 606- 611
The effect of a pilates exercise programme using fitball on  people suffering from chronic low-back pain in terms of pain reduction and function imrovement
ΕLEFTHERIOS PAPPAS 1, HELLEN PANOU 2, ΑTHANASIOS SOUGLIS 2
1Department of Physical Education andd Sport Sciences, Democritus University of Thrace, GREECE
2Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, GREECE
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04095;

Art # 96, pp. 612- 617
The challenges of workplace physical activity among employees of higher institutions in Ondo State, Nigeria
AJIBUA M. A1., OLORUNSOLA, H. K2 AND ALLA, J.B3.
1Sport Center, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 704, Akure, Ondo State, NIGERIA
2 &3. Dept. of Physical and Health Education, Obafemi  Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun  State, Nigeria. 
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04096;

Art # 97, pp. 618- 620
Study regarding the role of transfer mechanism in learning handball
PETRU GHERVAN1,2
1Stefan cel Mare University of Suceava, ROMANIA
2University Sportive Club of Suceava,
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04097;

Art # 98, pp. 621- 624
An appraisal of agility in athletes engaged in indigenous and Non-indigenous games of India
GAJANANA PRABHU B.¹ AND SWAMY S. N.¹
1Department of Studies in Physical Education, Kuvempu University,
Shankaraghatta, 577451, Karnataka, INDIA.
Published online: December 25, 2013
(Accepted for publication December 10,  2013)
DOI:10.7752/jpes.2013.04098;