Athletism

Ath´le`tism


n.1.The state or practice of an athlete; the characteristics of an athlete.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This subject of athletism (we will coin a new word, and what seems to us a needed one) cannot be mentioned with-out the thoughts irresistibly turning back to ancient Greece, where it received its fullest attention, and, in return, aided with other means in making them the most physically and intellectually glorious nation of antiquity.
Football is followed by the athletism, american football and skiing among the causes of meniscus tears [19, 20].
The authors would like to express their gratitude to the National Federation of Athletism of Cameroon, the Regional Delegation of Public Health for the south West Region for the administrative and ethical clearances and all the athletes who accepted to participate in this study.
Mehmet Terzi, the chairperson of Turkey's Athletism Federation, told AA correspondent on Thursday that Turkish athlete Melis Redif came the champion in 400m women's event in the Indoor Classic Vienna Leichtatletic (athletics tournament) on Monday.
It was determined that 51.7% percent of athletes are national in wrestle, 3.4% percent of them in bcycle, 10.3% percent of them in box, 10.3% of them in taekwondo, 6.9% percent of them in grass hockey, 6.9% percent of them in athletism, 6.9% percent of them in judo and 3.4% percent of them in gymnastic branches.
Athletism national's have higher social are life quality points than the national wrestler's, taekwando, boxing, judo, bcycle and gymnastic have.
Sedlacek coined this prejudice against student athletes as "athletism" and recommends that orientation programs should help student athletes understand this "ism" along with racism (1992).
Mnouchkine has deeply explored the emotional athletism that Artaud could only invoke.
Total 10 sportsmen whose avarage ages are 18.20[+ or -] 0.61 years, avarage heights are 178.20[+ or -] 178 cm and body weights are 65.17[+ or -]2.04kg and who are interested in the branch of athletism in the elite level and 10 healthy and sedentary men whose avarage ages are 19.70[+ or -]0.47 years, avarage heights are 169.10[+ or -] 2.21 cm and avarage body weights are 71.09[+ or -] 187 kg as a control group, that's to say, 20 people have been participated in this study as experimentals.
Total 10 sportsmen whose avarage ages are 18.20 [+ or -] 0.61 years, avarage heights are 178,20 [+ or -] 178 cm and body weights are 65.17 [+ or -] 2.04kg and who are interested in the branch of athletism in the elite level and 10 healthy and sedentary men whose avarage ages are 19.70 [+ or -] 0.47 years, avarage heights are 169, 10[+ or -] 2.21 cm and avarage body weights are 71.09 [+ or -] 187 kg as a control group, that's to say, 20 people have been participated in this study as experimentals.