Bruce Abernethy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Do generalized visual training programmes for sport really work? An experimental investigation
    B Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Sports Sci 19:203-22. 2001
  2. ncbi Expertise and the perception of kinematic and situational probability information
    B Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
    Perception 30:233-52. 2001
  3. ncbi The attentional demands of preferred and non-preferred gait patterns
    Bruce Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Gait Posture 15:256-65. 2002
  4. ncbi Relationships between physiological, anthropometric, and skill qualities and playing performance in professional rugby league players
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Sports Sci 29:1655-64. 2011
  5. ncbi Skill qualities as risk factors for contact injury in professional rugby league players
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Sports Sci 30:1421-7. 2012
  6. ncbi How do world-class cricket batsmen anticipate a bowler's intention?
    Sean Müller
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 59:2162-86. 2006
  7. ncbi The development of anticipation: a cross-sectional examination of the practice experiences contributing to skill in cricket batting
    Juanita Weissensteiner
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 30:663-84. 2008
  8. ncbi Perceptual training methods compared: the relative efficacy of different approaches to enhancing sport-specific anticipation
    Bruce Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Appl 18:143-53. 2012
  9. ncbi Do expertise and the degree of perception-action coupling affect natural anticipatory performance?
    Damian Farrow
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Perception 32:1127-39. 2003
  10. ncbi Influence of wrestling on the physiological and skill demands of small-sided games
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:113-20. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Do generalized visual training programmes for sport really work? An experimental investigation
    B Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Sports Sci 19:203-22. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Expertise and the perception of kinematic and situational probability information
    B Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, QLD 4072, Australia
    Perception 30:233-52. 2001
    ..This additional source of expert superiority is attributable to their superior attunement to the information contained in the situational probabilities and sequential dependences within their opponent's pattern of play...
  3. ncbi The attentional demands of preferred and non-preferred gait patterns
    Bruce Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Gait Posture 15:256-65. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi Relationships between physiological, anthropometric, and skill qualities and playing performance in professional rugby league players
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    J Sports Sci 29:1655-64. 2011
    ..These findings demonstrate that well-developed physical and skill qualities are associated with effective playing performance in National Rugby League players...
  5. ncbi Skill qualities as risk factors for contact injury in professional rugby league players
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Sports Sci 30:1421-7. 2012
    ..These players might inadvertently avoid the heavy collisions that result in injury, or at best result in partial contact that does not result in exposure to the full force of a tackle...
  6. ncbi How do world-class cricket batsmen anticipate a bowler's intention?
    Sean Müller
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 59:2162-86. 2006
    ..The acquisition of expert perceptual-motor skill appears to involve not only refinement of information extraction but also progression to the use of earlier, kinematically relevant sources of information...
  7. ncbi The development of anticipation: a cross-sectional examination of the practice experiences contributing to skill in cricket batting
    Juanita Weissensteiner
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 30:663-84. 2008
    ..Discussion focuses upon future refinements to the measurement of anticipation and practice history plus the role that variables other than the quantum of cricket experience may play in developing anticipation...
  8. ncbi Perceptual training methods compared: the relative efficacy of different approaches to enhancing sport-specific anticipation
    Bruce Abernethy
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Appl 18:143-53. 2012
    ..Anticipation can be improved through a variety of different perceptual training approaches with the relative efficacy of the different approaches being contingent upon both the time scale and conditions under which learning is assessed...
  9. ncbi Do expertise and the degree of perception-action coupling affect natural anticipatory performance?
    Damian Farrow
    School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Perception 32:1127-39. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi Influence of wrestling on the physiological and skill demands of small-sided games
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:113-20. 2012
    ..From a practical perspective, these results suggest that intermittent wrestling may be a useful supplement to small-sided games to concurrently train repeated-effort ability and skills under game-specific fatigue...
  11. ncbi Relative importance of physiological, anthropometric, and skill qualities to team selection in professional rugby league
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Australia
    J Sports Sci 29:1453-61. 2011
    ..05) to the discriminant analysis of selected and non-selected players. These findings suggest that selected physiological, anthropometric, and skill qualities may influence team selection in professional rugby league...
  12. ncbi Investigating the anticipatory nature of pattern perception in sport
    Adam D Gorman
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Mem Cognit 39:894-901. 2011
    ..The results extend those reported in previous research and provide further evidence of an anticipatory encoding in pattern perception for images containing complex, interrelated patterns...
  13. ncbi Batting with occluded vision: an in situ examination of the information pick-up and interceptive skills of high- and low-skilled cricket batsmen
    Sean Müller
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:446-58. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi Use of dual-task methodology for skill assessment and development: examples from rugby league
    Tim Gabbett
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland, Australia
    J Sports Sci 29:7-18. 2011
    ..Further studies are required to verify the efficacy of dual-task training as a training stimulus...
  15. ncbi Dual-task assessment of a sporting skill: influence of task complexity and relationship with competitive performances
    Tim J Gabbett
    School of Exercise Science, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Australia
    J Sports Sci 30:1735-45. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi Learning from the experts: practice activities of expert decision makers in sport
    Joseph Baker
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 74:342-7. 2003
  17. ncbi Can anticipatory skills be learned through implicit video-based perceptual training?
    Damian Farrow
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Sports Sci 20:471-85. 2002
    ....
  18. ncbi Are transitions in human gait determined by mechanical, kinetic or energetic factors?
    Annette J Raynor
    School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Holbrooks Road, Underdale, SA 5032, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 21:785-805. 2002
    ..Analyses suggested the kinetic variables of time to first peak force and loading rate as the most likely determinants of the W-R and R-W transitions...