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Decision making in sport : applying the above real time training method

Lorains, Megan (2013) Decision making in sport : applying the above real time training method. PhD thesis, Victoria University.

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Abstract

This thesis includes four main chapters that investigate the use of speeded video as a method of decision-making training. Six different video speeds were tested using a video-based decision-making task, to gain a thorough understanding of the effects of video speed on different levels of expertise in Australian football, particularly, the mechanisms which drive expert performance. The significant difference in performance between elite and sub-elite at the 1.5 speed indicated this to be a potential training speed for elite athletes.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD thesis)
Uncontrolled Keywords: perfomance analysis, elite athletes, video decision-making task, team sports, eye movement, visual search behaviour, Australian football, cognition, Australia
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
FOR Classification > 1702 Cognitive Science
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL)
Depositing User: VU Library
Date Deposited: 18 Oct 2013 06:18
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2013 03:14
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/22304
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