• Are all sport activities equal? A systematic review of how youth psychosocial experiences vary across differing sport activities 

      Evans, M. Blair; Allan, Veronica; Erickson, Karl; Martin, Luc J.; Budziszewski, Ross; Côté, Jean (2016-11-28)
      Objective Models of sport development often support the assumption that young athletes’ psychosocial experiences differ as a result of seemingly minor variations in how their sport activities are designed (eg, participating ...
    • Cliques in Sport: Perceptions of Intercollegiate Athletes 

      Martin, Luc J.; Wilson, Jessi; Evans, M. Blair; Spink, Kevin S. (2016-04-14)
      Although cliques are often referenced in sporting circles, they have received little attention in the group dynamics literature. This is surprising given their potential influence on group-related processes that could ...
    • Coach Development Programmes to Improve Interpersonal Coach Behaviours: a Systematic Review Using the Re-Aim Framework 

      Evans, M. Blair; McGuckin, Matthew; Gainforth, Heather Louise; Bruner, Mark W.; Côté, Jean (2016-04-28)
      Objective Although evidence supports the effectiveness of interpersonal Coach Development Programmes (CDPs), which are designed to foster coach–athlete relationships, an intervention's impact is shaped by numerous factors ...
    • Coach perspectives on the ‘groups within the group’: An analysis of subgroups and cliques in sport. 

      Martin, Luc J.; Evans, M. Blair; Spink, Kevin S. (2016-04-12)
      The importance of identifying and understanding subgroups within teams has been highlighted in the sport literature for a number of years (e.g., Eys, Loughead, Bray, & Carron, 2009; Fletcher & Hanton, 2003). Despite a ...
    • Cohesion and Performance for Female and Male Sport Teams 

      Eys, Mark A.; Ohlert, Jeannine; Evans, M. Blair; Wolf, Svenja A.; Martin, Luc J.; Van Bussel, Michael; Steins, Charlotte (2016-04-14)
      A previous meta-analysis examining the relationship between cohesion and performance (Carron, Colman, Wheeler, & Stevens, 2002) revealed that this relationship was significantly stronger for female teams as compared with ...
    • The Dynamic Process of Development through Sport 

      Côté, Jean; Turnnidge, Jennifer; Evans, M. Blair (2016-06-02)
      This article presents a global vision for sport through a new framework that incorporates the elements necessary for a developmentally sound approach to youth sport involvement. This framework proposes that youth ...
    • Embracing Athletic Identity in the Face of Threat. 

      Benson, Alex J.; Evans, M. Blair; Surya, Mark; Martin, Luc J.; Eys, Mark A. (2016-04-14)
      When reminded of the impending end to their athletic career, it may benefit athletes to prioritize other identities and goals that will be more important in the future. However, by applying a general process model of ...
    • Psychological Collectivism in Youth Athletes on Individual Sport Teams 

      Donkers, Janice L.; Martin, Luc J.; Evans, M. Blair (2016-07-24)
      The purpose of the current study was to determine whether psychological collectivism could predict enjoyment and intentions to return in athletes on individual sport teams. In addition, structural interdependence and age ...