Vassilios Gourgoulis

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Affiliation: Democritus University of Thrace
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional kinematic analysis of the snatch of elite Greek weightlifters
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Sci 18:643-52. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimation of hand forces and propelling efficiency during front crawl swimming with hand paddles
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, University Campus, Komotini 69100, Greece
    J Biomech 41:208-15. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Inter-arm coordination and intra-cyclic variation of the hip velocity during front crawl resisted swimming
    V Gourgoulis
    Democritus University of Thrace Department of Physical Education and Sport Science Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 53:612-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint ACTN3 R577X and other polymorphisms are not associated with elite endurance athlete status in the Genathlete study
    Frank E Döring
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    J Sports Sci 28:1355-9. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Kinematic characteristics of the stroke and orientation of the hand during front crawl resisted swimming
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Sci 28:1165-73. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The influence of hand paddles on the arm coordination in female front crawl swimmers
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 23:735-40. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Unsuccessful vs. successful performance in snatch lifts: a kinematic approach
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 23:486-94. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Hand orientation in hand paddle swimming
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, University Campus Komotini, Greece
    Int J Sports Med 29:429-34. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction accuracy in underwater three-dimensional kinematic analysis
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Greece
    J Sci Med Sport 11:90-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative 3-dimensional kinematic analysis of the snatch technique in elite male and female greek weightlifters
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, 69100 Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 16:359-66. 2002

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional kinematic analysis of the snatch of elite Greek weightlifters
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Sci 18:643-52. 2000
    ..We conclude that the major elements of the snatch technique of elite Greek weightlifters have not been affected by the new weight classification...
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimation of hand forces and propelling efficiency during front crawl swimming with hand paddles
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, University Campus, Komotini 69100, Greece
    J Biomech 41:208-15. 2008
    ..However, the significant decrease of the stroke rate, might argue the effectiveness of hand paddle training, particularly when large paddles are used in front crawl swimming...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inter-arm coordination and intra-cyclic variation of the hip velocity during front crawl resisted swimming
    V Gourgoulis
    Democritus University of Thrace Department of Physical Education and Sport Science Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 53:612-9. 2013
    ..Thus, at least concerning its acute effect, the hypothesis that the sprint resisted swimming could led to a technical improvement can not be satisfied. ..
  4. doi request reprint ACTN3 R577X and other polymorphisms are not associated with elite endurance athlete status in the Genathlete study
    Frank E Döring
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    J Sports Sci 28:1355-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our findings indicate that ACTN3 R577X and other SNPs in ACTN3 are not genetic determinants of endurance performance in Caucasian males...
  5. doi request reprint Kinematic characteristics of the stroke and orientation of the hand during front crawl resisted swimming
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Sci 28:1165-73. 2010
    ..In conclusion, resisted swimming appears to be a specific form of training, at least regarding its acute effect, although long-term effects should be investigated further...
  6. doi request reprint The influence of hand paddles on the arm coordination in female front crawl swimmers
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 23:735-40. 2009
    ..Thus, hand-paddled swimming should not be used as a tool to alter the time sequence of the application of propulsive forces generated from the 2 arms...
  7. doi request reprint Unsuccessful vs. successful performance in snatch lifts: a kinematic approach
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 23:486-94. 2009
    ..Thus, coaches should pay particular attention to the applied force onto the barbell from the first pull...
  8. ncbi request reprint Hand orientation in hand paddle swimming
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, University Campus Komotini, Greece
    Int J Sports Med 29:429-34. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction accuracy in underwater three-dimensional kinematic analysis
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Greece
    J Sci Med Sport 11:90-5. 2008
    ..61-2.35mm; longitudinal, 2.99-4.64mm; vertical, 2.83-2.59mm) may be considered suitable for three-dimensional kinematic analysis of swimming...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative 3-dimensional kinematic analysis of the snatch technique in elite male and female greek weightlifters
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, 69100 Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 16:359-66. 2002
    ..These differences between the 2 sexes might be because of the lower skill level of women in comparison with men, which is partly because of the recent participation of women in weightlifting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of a submaximal half-squats warm-up program on vertical jumping ability
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, 69100 Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 17:342-4. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Snatch lift kinematics and bar energetics in male adolescent and adult weightlifters
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 44:126-31. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was compare linear kinematics and energy changes of the barbell, along with the angular kinematics of the leg movement during the snatch technique, between male adolescent and adult weightlifters...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of two different sized hand paddles on the front crawl stroke kinematics
    V Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 46:232-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the effect of two different sized hand paddles on the three-dimensional underwater stroke pattern of front crawl swimming at a fixed stroke rate...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of leg kick on sprint front crawl swimming
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    a Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Sports Sci 32:278-89. 2014
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  15. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of front crawl sprint resisted swimming on the propulsive forces of the hand
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Appl Biomech 29:98-104. 2013
    ..Thus, it could be concluded that resistance added as in this study did not alter the pattern of the propulsive hand forces associated with front crawl sprinting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of front crawl sprint resisted swimming on the propulsive forces of the hand
    Vassilios Gourgoulis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Appl Biomech 29:98-104. 2013
    ..Thus, it could be concluded that resistance added as in this study did not alter the pattern of the propulsive hand forces associated with front crawl sprinting...
  17. doi request reprint Muscle performance following an acute bout of plyometric training combined with low or high intensity weight exercise
    Anastasia G Beneka
    Democritus University of Thrace, Dept of Physical Education and Sport Science, University Campus, Komotini, 69100, Greece
    J Sports Sci 31:335-43. 2013
    ..In conclusion, acute plyometric exercise with weight exercise may induce a substantial decline in jumping performance for as long as 72 hours but not in other forms of muscle strength...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship between motor proficiency and pedometer-determined physical activity in young children
    Antonis Kambas
    Active Children Active Schools Research Group, TEFAA DUTH, University Campus, Komotini, Greece
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:34-44. 2012
    ..Abbreviations: S-steps per day; AS-aerobic steps per day; AWT-aerobic walking time (minutes·day(-1)); BOTMP-SF-Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency-Short Form (standard score))...
  19. ncbi request reprint Modifications of neuromuscular activity and improvement in performance of a novel motor skill
    N Aggelousis
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    Percept Mot Skills 93:239-48. 2001
    ..It was concluded that the modifications in the electrical activity of those to muscles were primarily responsible for the physical alterations associated with improved performance...
  20. doi request reprint Time course of changes in performance and inflammatory responses after acute plyometric exercise
    Athanasios Chatzinikolaou
    Department of Physical Education and Sports Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece
    J Strength Cond Res 24:1389-98. 2010
    ..These results clearly indicate the need of sufficient recovery between successive plyometric exercise training sessions...