Influences on participation

The research activities and outcomes as well as news items are within each of the themes below.


Influences on participation

Why don't older adults participate in sport?
Why don't older adults participate in sport?

Jenkin, Eime, Westerbeek, van Uffelen (2016). Why don't older adults participate in sport? Report prepared for the Australian Sports Commission. Victoria University, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)

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16-06-2017
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Social support important for older adults to be active
Social support important for older adults to be active

Lindsay Smith, L., Banting, L., Eime, R., O'Sullivan, G., van Uffelen, J. (2017). The association between social support and physical activity in older adults: a systematic review. IJBNPA. 14-56

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11-05-2017
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Are they 'worth their weight in gold'? Sport for older adults
Are they 'worth their weight in gold'? Sport for older adults

Jenkin, CR., Eime, RM., Westerbeek, H., O'Sullivan, G., van Uffelen, JGZ (2016). Are they 'worth their weight in gold'? Sport for older adults: benefits and barriers of their participation for sporting organsiations.International Journal of Sport Policy and Polititcs.

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02-11-2016
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Why don't older adults participation in sport
Why don't older adults participation in sport

Jenkin, C., Eime, R., Westerbeek, H., van Uffelen, J. 2016. Why don't older adults participation in sport?

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29-08-2016
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Adolescents

Supportive club environments are important for sport participation
Supportive club environments are important for sport participation

Casey, M., Eime, R., Harvey, M., Sawyer, N., Craike., Symons, C., Payne, W. (2017). The influence of a Healthy and Welcoming Environment on participation in club sport by adolescent girls: a longitudinal study. BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation. 9:12

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22-05-2017
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Trends in body image of adolescent females
Trends in body image of adolescent females

Craike, M., Young, JA., Symons, CM., Pain, MD., Harvey, JT., Eime, RM., Payne, WR. (2016). Trends in body image of adolescent females in metropolitan and non-metropolitan regions: a longitudinal study. BMC Public Health. 16:1143

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15-11-2016
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Getting Teenage Girls into Tennis
Getting Teenage Girls into Tennis
Published
12-08-2015
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Factors associated with sport and physical activity participation
Factors associated with sport and physical activity participation

Eime, RM., Casey, MM., Harvey., JT., Sawyer, NA., Symons, CM., Payne, WR. 2015. Socioecological factors potentially associated with participation in physical activity and sport: A longitudinal study of adolescent girls. In Press. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport

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20-10-2014
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Getting girls going
Getting girls going
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06-03-2014
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Body image, physical activity and health
Body image, physical activity and health

Symons, C., Polman, R., Moore, J., BOrkoles, E., Eime, R., Harvey, J., Craike, M., Banting, L., Payne, W (2013). The relationship between body image, physical activity, perceived health, and behavioural regulation among Year 7 and Year 11 girls from metropolitan and rural Australia. Annals of Leisure Reserach, 16(2) 115-119.

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17-06-2013
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Family support and ease of access- key drivers in club participation
Family support and ease of access- key drivers in club participation

Eime, RM., Harvey, JT., Craike, MJ., Symons, CM., Payne, WR (2013). Family support and ease of access link socio-economic status and sports club membership in adolescent girls: A mediation study. 2013. 10:50. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity

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18-04-2013
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Female adolescent participation club workbook
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24-01-2013
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A comparative study of factors influencing participation in sport and physical activity for metropolitan and rural female adolescents

Craike, M., Symons, C., Eime, R., Harvey, J., Payne, W. (2011). A comparative study of factors influencing participation in sport and physical activity for metropolitan and rural female adolescents. Annals of Leisure Research 14 (4) 355-368.

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Using a socioecological approach to examine participation in sport and physical activity for rural adolescent girls

Casey, M., Eime, R., Payne, W., Harvey, J. (2009) Using a socioecological approach to examine participation in sport and physical activity for rural adolescent girls. Qualitative Health Research. 19 (7), 881-892.

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Organisational

Examining changes in the organisational capacity and sport-related health promotion policies and practices of State Sporting Organisations

Casey, M., Harvey, J., Eime, R., Payne, W. (2012). Examining changes in the organisational capacity and sport-related health promotion policies and practices of State Sporting Organisations. Annals of Leisure Research

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Sustaining health promotion programs within sport and recreation organisations

Casey, M., Payne, W., Eime, R., Brown, S. (2009) Sustaining health promotion programs within sport and recreation organisations. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. (12) 113-118.

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Organisational readiness and capacity building strategies of sporting organisations to promote health

Casey, M., Payne, W., Eime, R. (2012). Organisational readiness and capacity building strategies of sporting organisations to promote health. Sport Management Review. 15(1) 109-124.

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Engaging community sport and recreation in population health interventions: factors affecting formation, implementation and institutionalisation of partnerships efforts

Casey, M., Payne, W., Brown, S., Eime, R. (2009) Engaging community sport and recreation in population health interventions: factors affecting formation, implementation and institutionalisation of partnerships efforts Annals of Leisure Research 129-146 2009

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The test-retest reliability of a health promotion assessment tool in sport

Casey, M., Harvey, J., Eime, R., Payne, W. (2011). The test-retest reliability of a health promotion assessment tool in sport. Annals of Leisure Research 14(4) 304-324.

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Building the health promotion capacity of sport and recreation organisations: a case study of Regional Sports Assemblies

Casey, M., Payne, W., Eime, R. (2009) Building the health promotion capacity of sport and recreation organisations: a case study of Regional Sports Assemblies. Managing Leisure. (14), 112-114.

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Partnership and capacity building strategies in community sport and recreation programs

Casey, M., Payne, W., Eime, R. (2009) Partnership and capacity building strategies in community sport and recreation programs. Managing Leisure. (14), 167-176.

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Programs

Linking physical education with community sport and recreation A program for adolescent girls

Casey, M., Mooney, A., Eime, R., Harvey, J., Smyth, J., Payne, W. Linking physical education with community sport and recreation – A program for adolescent girls. Health Promotion Practice

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Linking participants in school-based programs to community clubs.

Eime, R., Payne, W. (2009) Linking participants in school-based programs to community clubs. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. (12) 293-299.

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Low socio-economic status

Participation in sport and associations with SES and location

Eime, RM., Charity, MJ., Harvey, JT., Payne, WR. (2015). Participation in sport and physical activity: associations with socio-economic status and geographical remoteness. BMC Public Health. 15:434.

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06-07-2015
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Characteristics of physically active and inactive men from low socio economic communities and housing estates: A qualitative study using the socio ecological model

Casey, M., Eime, R., Bull, K., Payne, W. (2011) Characteristics of physically active and inactive men from low socio economic communities and housing estates: A qualitative study using the socio ecological model. Annals of Leisure Research. 14(1). 1-21.

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Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD)

Sport and PA for CALD populations

O'Driscoll, T., Banting, L., Borkoles, E., Eime, R., Polman, R. (2013) A systematic literature review of sport and physical activity participation in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) migrant populations. Journal of Immigrant Minority Health. published online

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18-06-2013
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