Nicola D Ridgers

Summary

Affiliation: Liverpool John Moores University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessing physical activity during recess using accelerometry
    Nicola D Ridgers
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 41:102-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Day-to-day and seasonal variability of physical activity during school recess
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 42:372-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity levels of children during school playtime
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Sports Med 36:359-71. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of a playground markings and physical structures on children's recess physical activity levels
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 44:393-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of athletic competence and fear of negative evaluation during physical education
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Educ Psychol 77:339-49. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity levels of Hungarian children during school recess
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 49:410-2. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month effects of a playground intervention on children's morning and lunchtime recess physical activity levels
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 7:167-75. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The physiological cost and enjoyment of Wii Fit in adolescents, young adults, and older adults
    Lee E F Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 7:393-401. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Weight status associations with physical activity intensity and physical self-perceptions in 10- to 11-year-old children
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:100-12. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlates of children's moderate and vigorous physical activity during weekdays and weekends
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group and Faculty of Education, Community, and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Phys Act Health 9:129-37. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessing physical activity during recess using accelerometry
    Nicola D Ridgers
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 41:102-7. 2005
    ..Limited research has investigated children's activity levels during recess and its contribution to physical activity recommendations. Moreover, no target for physical activity during recess has been set...
  2. ncbi request reprint Day-to-day and seasonal variability of physical activity during school recess
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 42:372-4. 2006
    ..Most studies have attempted to measure reliability in habitual settings. This study investigated the variability in children's physical activity during recess...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical activity levels of children during school playtime
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Sports Med 36:359-71. 2006
    ..Research on children's use of playtime to be physically active and the extent of the contribution of playtime to daily physical activity guidelines is warranted...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term effects of a playground markings and physical structures on children's recess physical activity levels
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 44:393-7. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of athletic competence and fear of negative evaluation during physical education
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Educ Psychol 77:339-49. 2007
    ..However, little is known about how a fear of negative evaluation (FNE), the socially evaluative aspect of social anxiety, affects children's attitudes to PE...
  6. doi request reprint Physical activity levels of Hungarian children during school recess
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 49:410-2. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine physical activity levels and patterns of physical activity across daily school recess periods, and the contribution of recess to daily physical activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month effects of a playground intervention on children's morning and lunchtime recess physical activity levels
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 7:167-75. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the 12-month effects of a playground intervention on children's moderate-to-vigorous (MVPA) and vigorous physical activity (VPA) during morning and lunchtime recess...
  8. ncbi request reprint The physiological cost and enjoyment of Wii Fit in adolescents, young adults, and older adults
    Lee E F Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 7:393-401. 2010
    ..This study compared the physiological cost and enjoyment of exergaming on Wii Fit with aerobic exercise in 3 populations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Weight status associations with physical activity intensity and physical self-perceptions in 10- to 11-year-old children
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:100-12. 2012
    ..44, p = .007; Girls: OR = 2.56, p = .02). Weight status of 10-11 year old children was significantly associated with time spent in vigorous physical activity and self-perceptions of Body Attractiveness and Physical Condition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Correlates of children's moderate and vigorous physical activity during weekdays and weekends
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group and Faculty of Education, Community, and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Phys Act Health 9:129-37. 2012
    ..The study purpose was to investigate associations between selected enabling, predisposing, and demographic physical activity correlates, and MPA and VPA during weekdays and at weekends...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations between selected demographic, biological, school environmental and physical education based correlates, and adolescent physical activity
    Toni A Hilland
    REACH Group, Faculty of Education, Community, and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 23:61-71. 2011
    ..05). School-based physical activity promotion should emphasize sex-specific enhancement of students' perceived PE competence and enjoyment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Examining influences on boy's and girls' physical activity patterns: the A-CLASS project
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 22:638-50. 2010
    ..Since a range of variables were associated with PA levels, intervention developers should be cognizant of variables that may influence children's activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physical activity levels of normal-weight and overweight girls and boys during primary school recess
    Gareth Stratton
    Research Institute for Sports and Exercise Sciences, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1513-9. 2007
    ..This study aimed to compare moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) and vigorous physical activity (VPA) in normal-weight and overweight boys and girls during school recess...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of active video gaming on children's physical activity, behavior preferences and body composition
    Lee E F Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 22:535-46. 2010
    ..No body fat changes were observed between groups. Targeted changes in video game use did not positively affect PA. Larger trials are needed to verify the impact of active video games on children's PA and health...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the System for Observing Children's Activity and Relationships during Play (SOCARP)
    Nicola D Ridgers
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Phys Act Health 7:17-25. 2010
    ..Assessing potentially modifiable conditions that influence play behavior is needed to design optimal physical activity interventions...
  16. pmc School day segmented physical activity patterns of high and low active children
    Stuart J Fairclough
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:406. 2012
    ..This study described accelerometer assessed physical activity patterns of high and low active children during segmented school week days whilst controlling for potential correlates...
  17. pmc A calibration protocol for population-specific accelerometer cut-points in children
    Kelly A Mackintosh
    Faculty of Education, Community and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e36919. 2012
    ....
  18. doi request reprint The contribution of upper limb and total body movement to adolescents' energy expenditure whilst playing Nintendo Wii
    Lee E F Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, 15 21 Webster Street, Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Appl Physiol 104:617-23. 2008
    ..Improvements in EE explanatory power provide support for multi-site activity monitoring during unique, non-ambulatory activities...
  19. pmc Using formative research to develop CHANGE!: a curriculum-based physical activity promoting intervention
    Kelly A Mackintosh
    Community and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:831. 2011
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Relationships between maturity status, physical activity, and physical self-perceptions in primary school children
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group, Faculty of Education, Community and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Barkhill Road, Liverpool, UK
    J Sports Sci 28:1-9. 2010
    ..Maturity status may differentially influence boys' and girls' physical self-perceptions...