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By Elsa Kristiansen,Milena M. Parent,Barrie Houlihan

Elite adolescence recreation competitions have elevated considerably in quantity lately, with the early life Olympic video games representing the excessive aspect of this phenomenon. This ebook examines the worldwide context during which elite adolescence activity has emerged and maintains to develop. It explores elite early life recreation coverage throughout fifteen nations, in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia, addressing the questions of ways adolescence expertise improvement is organised and why elite formative years game has turn into so popular.

Taking a comparative worldwide viewpoint, the ebook analyses the expansion in additional systematic ways to younger athlete improvement and the expanding emphasis on early expertise id. It discusses the angle of stakeholders (such as NGBs, governments and sponsors) in the direction of elite early life game, whereas additionally contemplating how younger elite athletes’ pursuits are safe and the way the expansion in elite adolescence game impacts a sport’s improvement strategy.

Written through a staff of across the world popular researchers, Elite formative years recreation coverage and administration: A comparative analysis is interesting studying for all scholars, students, managers, policy-makers and coaches with an curiosity in early life game, elite game improvement, expertise identity and activities coverage.

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