Grant R Tomkinson

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Publications

  1. ncbi Secular trends in the performance of children and adolescents (1980-2000): an analysis of 55 studies of the 20m shuttle run test in 11 countries
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Computer Simulation Laboratory, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Underdale, South Australia, Australia
    Sports Med 33:285-300. 2003
  2. doi Normative health-related fitness values for children: analysis of 85347 test results on 9-17-year-old Australians since 1985
    Mark J Catley
    Health and Use of Time HUT group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:98-108. 2013
  3. doi Temporal changes in long-distance running performance of Asian children between 1964 and 2009
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Health and Use of Time Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Sports Med 42:267-79. 2012
  4. ncbi Secular changes in pediatric aerobic fitness test performance: the global picture
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:46-66. 2007
  5. ncbi Who are the Eurofittest?
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:104-28. 2007
  6. ncbi Secular changes in aerobic fitness test performance of Australasian children and adolescents
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:168-82. 2007
  7. ncbi Declines in aerobic fitness: are they only due to increasing fatness?
    Timothy S Olds
    Nutritional Physiology Research Centre School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:226-40. 2007
  8. ncbi Changes in Eurofit test performance of Estonian and Lithuanian children and adolescents (1992-2002)
    Toivo Jurimae
    Institute of Sport Pedagogy and Coaching Sciences, Center of Behavioral and Health Sciences, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Med Sport Sci 50:129-42. 2007
  9. ncbi Evolution and variability in fitness test performance of Asian children and adolescents
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Med Sport Sci 50:143-67. 2007

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Secular trends in the performance of children and adolescents (1980-2000): an analysis of 55 studies of the 20m shuttle run test in 11 countries
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Computer Simulation Laboratory, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Underdale, South Australia, Australia
    Sports Med 33:285-300. 2003
    ..The rate of decline is not related to the change in the country's relative wealth, as quantified by per capita gross domestic product (GDP)...
  2. doi Normative health-related fitness values for children: analysis of 85347 test results on 9-17-year-old Australians since 1985
    Mark J Catley
    Health and Use of Time HUT group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:98-108. 2013
    ..To provide sex- and age-specific normative values for health-related fitness of 9-17-year-old Australians...
  3. doi Temporal changes in long-distance running performance of Asian children between 1964 and 2009
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Health and Use of Time Group, Sansom Institute for Health Research, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Sports Med 42:267-79. 2012
    ..These declines highlight the need for regular surveillance of Asian children's health-related fitness and proactive public health strategies...
  4. ncbi Secular changes in pediatric aerobic fitness test performance: the global picture
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:46-66. 2007
    ..The aim of this study therefore, was to quantify the global change in pediatric aerobic fitness test performance...
  5. ncbi Who are the Eurofittest?
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:104-28. 2007
    ..By cumulating studies reporting Eurofit data for children and adolescents, the aim of this study was to describe the variability in fitness test performance among children and adolescents from different parts of Europe...
  6. ncbi Secular changes in aerobic fitness test performance of Australasian children and adolescents
    Grant R Tomkinson
    Centre for Applied Anthropometry, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:168-82. 2007
    ..Using a metaanalytical approach, this study aimed to quantify the secular changes in the aerobic fitness test performances of Australasian (Australian and New Zealand) children and adolescents over the past half a century...
  7. ncbi Declines in aerobic fitness: are they only due to increasing fatness?
    Timothy S Olds
    Nutritional Physiology Research Centre School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 50:226-40. 2007
    ..This study quantifies the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between young people's fatness (BMI, skinfold thickness) and fitness (performance on tests of aerobic fitness)...
  8. ncbi Changes in Eurofit test performance of Estonian and Lithuanian children and adolescents (1992-2002)
    Toivo Jurimae
    Institute of Sport Pedagogy and Coaching Sciences, Center of Behavioral and Health Sciences, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    Med Sport Sci 50:129-42. 2007
    ..Using the Eurofit test battery, the aim of this study was to quantify the secular changes in fitness test performance of Estonian and Lithuanian children and adolescents during the first ten years of independence...
  9. ncbi Evolution and variability in fitness test performance of Asian children and adolescents
    Duncan J Macfarlane
    Institute of Human Performance, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Med Sport Sci 50:143-67. 2007
    ..g. diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome), recent declines in cardiovascular endurance fitness performance of Asian children and adolescents should be an issue of major concern for public health authorities throughout Asia...