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    Vista 2017

    Opportunities, Challenges in Paralympic Sport Science & Sport Medicine Support 20-23 September


    The authors of the following presentations authorised the IPC to make their VISTA presentation(s) available to the general public on the IPC website.

    The IPC would like to thank all of the presenters for providing their expertise through this channel.

    The detailed programme of VISTA 2017 can be found here.

    Presentations can be found below - this page is currently being updated.

    Wednesday 20 September - Athlete Health and Performance
    Presenter Theme
    Janssen, Kouwijzer, van der Meer Effects of trunk muscle activation
    Hoozemans, T Veeger, Berger, van der Slikke, D Veeger, de Witte Improving mobility performance
    de Groot, Hoekstra, Grandjean, Kouwijzer, Valent Relationship between internal and external training load in recreational handcyclists
    Zandi, Yazdanpanah Shoulder internal and external range of motion and position sense of sitting volleyball players
    Vegter, Paulson, Morrissey, Mason, Leving, van der Scheer, Bru, Van der Woude, Goosey-Tolfrey Understanding propulsive shoulder forces during manual wheelchair use
    Wednesday 20 September - Evidence Based Classification
    Presenter Theme
    Mann, Ravensbergen Guiding sport-specific classification of visually-impaired athletes
    Ravensbergen, de Bree, Broekens, Mann Intentional misrepresentation when testing vision
    Allen, Latham, Mann, Ravensbergen, Myint Classification standards for Para shooters
    Creese, Stalin, Leat, Thompson, Dalton Visual function of Para Alpine and Para Nordic skiers
    Stalin, Creese, Roberts, Thompson, Leat, Dalton Motion perception in elite skiers with visual impairment
    Krabben Classification of vision impairment in judo
    Wednesday 20 September - Socio-Economic Determinants of Paralympic Participation and Success
    Presenter Theme
    Wilson, Hogg, Millar, Walters Pathways to the Paralympic Games
    Brittain, Mashkovskiy Impact of continental association affiliation
    Howe, Silva Lessons on culture and community from Rio 2016
    Patatas, De Bosscher Understanding Paralympic Athletes' Pathways
    Thursday 21 September - Evidence Based Classification
    Presenter Theme
    Raul Reina The impact of physical impairment
    Rianne Ravensbergen The impact of visual impairment
    Thursday 21 September - Socio-Economic Determinants of Paralympic Participation and Success
    Presenter Theme
    Odiango, Bukhala, Nguka Assessment of a sports socialization intervention programme
    Bukhala, Legg, Higgs Determinants of participation in Paralympic sports
    Kean, Oprescu, Verdonck, Gray, Burkett A framework for implementing Adapted Athletics
    Sabiri, Bukhala Factors determining successful organization and participation
    Thursday 21 September - Athlete Health and Performance
    Presenter Theme
    Allan, Smith, Cote, Ginis, Latimer-Cheung Quality participation in Para sport
    Dehghansai, Lemez, Wattie, Baker Issues pertaining to development of athletes
    Mashkovskiy A 10-year analysis of fight outcomes
    Thursday 21 September - Novel Initiatives
    Presenter Theme
    Mason, can der Slikke, Berger, Goosey-Tolfrey A comparison of 3 v 3 wheelchair basketball game formats
    Saari, Skantz The PAPAI-model
    Lucarevic, Danberg, Fowler Lessons from DoD Warrior Games
    McGillivray, McPherson, Misener, O'Donnell We're the Superhumans
    Sweeney-Baird Inclusive skating
    Thursday 21 September - Talent Identification and Development
    Presenter Theme
    Baker Talent Identification and Development
    Lam Talent Identification Hong Kong
    Kinugasa Paralympic Pathway Programme
    Thursday 21 September - Evidence Based Classification
    Presenter Theme
    Hogarth, Payton, Van de Vliet, Jarvis, Burkett Impact of limb deficiency impairment on swimming
    Jarvis, Payton, Hogarth, Burkett Para Swimming start performance
    Oh, Payton Relationship between passive drag and front crawl
    Bjerkfors, Rosen, Tarassova, Arndt Development of evidence-based classification for Para canoe
    Rosen, Arndt, Goosey-Tolfrey, Mason, Hutchinson, Tarassova, Bjerkefors Defining key joints for performance in va'a paddling
    Ross, Wilson Evidence-based classification for Para sailing
    Friday 22 September - Canadian Integrated Support Team Model
    Presenter Theme
    Craven, Fletcher, Frogley, Kolb Canadian model for supporting Paralympic coach
    Friday 22 September - Athlete Heath and Performance
    Presenter Theme
    Blauwet, Brook, Tenforde, Broad, Matzkin Analysis of female triad risk factors in elite Para athletes
    Fagher, Jacobsson, Dahlstrom, Timpka, Lexell Usability and feasibility of novel eHealth application
    Goll, Spitzenpfeil, Fruhschutz, Olvermann, Reisinger Head impact of slalom gates on alpine sit-skiers
    Ogawa, Hishimura, Ibusuki, Kakita, Sasaki, Nakamura, Tajima Physical examination findings of elbow joints in Para athletes
    Dutia, Connick, Beckman, Johnston, Tweedy Investigating clinical effects of swimming training
    Friday 22 September - Novel Activities
    Presenter Theme
    Sindall, Lenton, Mason, Tolfrey, Cooper, Oyster, Ginis, Goosey-Tolfrey Wheelchair tennis skill development
    Pinder Integration of skill acquisition support
    Duarte, Pacquette, Culver Using an online peer learning group
    Berger, de Witte, Hoozemans, van der Slikke, Veeger, van der Woude Change of basketball wheelchair mobility test
    Danvind, Skoglund, Nilsson, Ohlsson Comparison of rolling athletes' leg times
    Friday 22 September - Maximising Athletes' Performance
    Presenter Theme
    Chang, Hobara, McNamee, Fliess-Douer Ability, disability and sports integrity
    Friday 22 September - Technology
    Presenter Theme
    van der Slikke, Mason, Berger, Goosey-Tolfrey Speed profiles in wheelchair court sports
    Francis, Owne, Molnar, Peters Modelling shooting performance in wheelchair basketball
    Macarot, Tweedy, Beckman, Connick Kinematic responses of a novice swimmer
    O'Riordan, Greenhalgh, Frossard, Miller Biomechanics of seated throwing
    Friday 22 September - Athlete Health and Performance
    Presenter Theme
    Gee, Lacroix, Pethick, Cote, Stellingwerff, West Cardiovascular responses to heat acclimatization
    Goosey-Tolfrey, Shill, Stephenson, Lenton Relationship between physiological parameters
    Hutchinson, Valentino, MacDonald, Eston, Goosey-Tolfrey Maximal perceptually-regulated exercise test
    Kouwijzer, Valent, Osterthun, van der Woude, de Groot Predictive models and reference values
    Sinnott-O'Connor, Comyns, Nevill, Warrington Salivary biomarkers and training load
    Phillips, Turner, Lousada, Verheul Acute responses of individuals with Cerebral Palsy
    Saturday 23 September - Keynote Address
    Presenter Theme
    Misener The Paralympic Games and Social Impact
    Saturday 23 September - Athlete and Coach Education
    Presenter Theme
    Tulio de Mello Sleep hygiene in Paralympic athletes
    Saturday 23 September - Evidence Based Classification
    Presenter Theme
    Altmann, Mason, Goosey-Tolfrey Impact of trunk and arm impairment in wheelchair rugby
    Groeneweg, Altmann, Groen, Keijsers Validation of arm coordination impairment tests
    Connick, Beckman, Tweedy Validation of a class allocation model
    can der Linden, Verheul, Tennant Influence of lower limb impairments on racerunning
    Van Biesen, Jacobs, McCulloch, Pineda, Vanlandewijck How cognitive-motor dual-task paradigm can contribute
    McCulloch, Van Biesen, Noens, Vanlandewijck Adaptive behaviour assessments
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