Abstract details
Abstract-ID: 122
Session: [OP-PM14] BODY COMPOSITION / ,
Lecture room: /WEST
Date & time: 06.07.2017 / -
Title of the paper: BODY COMPOSITION PROFILE OF SOCCER PLAYERS AGED UNDER 14
Authors: ABDOLRASOUL, D. - [Contact]
Institution: AZAD UNIVERSITY -EAST TEHRAN BRANCH
Department: PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Country: IRAN
Abstract text

In the present study, the body composition, anthropometric and physiological qualities of Tehran under 14 years elite Soccer players were profiled.For this purpose, 48 elite Soccer players with an average age of 13.3+0.5 years, an average height of 145.9 cm, and an average weight of 40.9 kg were examined.Via yoyo test, via RAST test, Illinois test, and Sit and Reach were used to evaluatethe indicators.Based on the research findings, no significant relation was found between agility and BMI and also between agility and 40 yard sprint. Further, there was a negative significant relation between aerobic power and percentage of body fat as well as between aerobic and anaerobic power. A positive significant relation between anaerobic power and percentage of body fat, anaerobic power and the players’ thigh length, as well as between anaerobic power and the lower limb lengthwas also observed while there was no significant relation between the linear speed and BMI1.

Topic: COACHING
Keyword I: BODY COMPOSITION
Keyword II: ANTHROPOMETRIC CHARACTERISTICS
Keyword III: PHYSIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS