Gareth Stratton

Summary

Affiliation: Liverpool John Moores University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint BASES position statement on guidelines for resistance exercise in young people
    G Stratton
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:383-90. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 9-wk. after-school multiskills club on fundamental movement skill proficiency in 8- to 9-yr.-old children: an exploratory trial
    Lawrence Foweather
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
    Percept Mot Skills 106:745-54. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of multicolor playground markings on children's physical activity level during recess
    Gareth Stratton
    REACH Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 15 21 Webster St, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 41:828-33. 2005
  5. 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
  6. 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
  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 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications31

  1. 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
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint BASES position statement on guidelines for resistance exercise in young people
    G Stratton
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    J Sports Sci 22:383-90. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 9-wk. after-school multiskills club on fundamental movement skill proficiency in 8- to 9-yr.-old children: an exploratory trial
    Lawrence Foweather
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom
    Percept Mot Skills 106:745-54. 2008
    ..The after-school multiskill club offered a viable opportunity for movement skill acquisition, but any such programme would need to run for a longer duration to assess whether this type of activity could benefit all skills...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of multicolor playground markings on children's physical activity level during recess
    Gareth Stratton
    REACH Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 15 21 Webster St, Liverpool L3 2ET, UK
    Prev Med 41:828-33. 2005
    ....
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  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 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint Associations between children's socioeconomic status, weight status, and sex, with screen-based sedentary behaviours and sport participation
    Stuart J Fairclough
    Research into Exercise, Activity, and Children s Health Group, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Int J Pediatr Obes 4:299-305. 2009
    ..The objective was to study associations between socioeconomic status (SES), weight status, and sex, with children's participation in sedentary behaviours and sport...
  12. ncbi request reprint Energy expenditure in adolescents playing new generation computer games
    Lee Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Sports Med 42:592-4. 2008
    ..To compare the energy expenditure of adolescents when playing sedentary and new generation active computer games...
  13. ncbi request reprint Changes in BMI and prevalence of obesity and overweight in children in Liverpool, 1998-2006
    Lynne M Boddy
    Research into Activity and Children s Health Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    Perspect Public Health 129:127-31. 2009
    ..To investigate changes in mean body mass index (BMI) and prevalence of obesity between 1998 and 2006 in annual cohorts of 9-10-year-old Liverpool schoolchildren...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint The Physical Education Predisposition Scale: preliminary development and validation
    Toni A Hilland
    REACH Group, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Sports Sci 27:1555-63. 2009
    ..005) and Perceived PE Ability (P < 0.001). Our results support the potential of the Physical Education Predisposition Scale as a concise measurement tool for use in the PE setting, for both teachers and researchers...
  17. ncbi request reprint The influence of relative age effects on the cardiorespiratory fitness levels of children age 9 to 10 and 11 to 12 years of age
    Simon J Roberts
    Faculty of Education, Community, and Leisure, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 24:72-83. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of structured exercise classes and a lifestyle intervention on cardiovascular risk factors in primary schoolchildren: an exploratory trial (The A-CLASS Project)
    Jayne Henaghan
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Scnences REACH Group, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 20:169-80. 2008
    ..Relatively high probability of clinically beneficial effects of the STEX intervention suggests that a larger, definitive randomized trial with longer follow-up is warranted...
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint Influence of intensity of physical activity on adiposity and cardiorespiratory fitness in 5-18 year olds
    Tvisha Parikh
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Sports Med 41:477-88. 2011
    ..Further research needs to be undertaken to arrive at uniform thresholds for defining MPA and VPA and to obtain the exact dose of VPA and MPA, individually, to increase aerobic fitness and decrease adiposity...
  21. doi request reprint The prevalence of underweight in 9-10-year-old schoolchildren in Liverpool: 1998-2006
    Lynne M Boddy
    Research into Activity and Children s Health Group, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool, UK
    Public Health Nutr 12:953-6. 2009
    ..To estimate the prevalence of underweight between 1998 and 2006 in Liverpool schoolchildren aged 9-10 years using recently published underweight cut-off points...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Learning from the experts: exploring playground experience and activities using a write and draw technique
    Zoe Rebecca Knowles
    School of Sport and Exercise Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    J Phys Act Health 10:406-15. 2013
    ..Qualitative research into the effect of school recess on children's physical activity is currently limited. This study used a write and draw technique to explore children's perceptions of physical activity opportunities during recess...
  25. ncbi request reprint Whole-day and segmented-day physical activity variability of northwest England school children
    Stuart J Fairclough
    REACH Group, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
    Prev Med 44:421-5. 2007
    ..This study aimed to (1) assess the day-to-day variability of children's weekday physical activity for the whole-day, and when segmented into discrete periods of the day; and (2) compare boys' and girls' physical activity variability...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effect of feedback and information on children's pedometer step counts at school
    Zoe Butcher
    School of Physical and Outdoor Educatin and the REACH Group, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
    Pediatr Exerc Sci 19:29-38. 2007
    ..A longer intervention period is necessary to assess the sustained impact of this type of approach...
  27. pmc Comparison of energy expenditure in adolescents when playing new generation and sedentary computer games: cross sectional study
    Lee Graves
    Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool L3 2ET
    BMJ 335:1282-4. 2007
    ..To compare the energy expenditure of adolescents when playing sedentary and new generation active computer games...
  28. ncbi request reprint Is overweight and obesity in 9-10-year-old children in Liverpool related to deprivation and/or electoral ward when based on school attended?
    Trevor J B Dummer
    Liverpool John Moores University, Henry Cotton Campus, Liverpool, UK
    Public Health Nutr 8:636-41. 2005
    ..To determine whether children with weight problems were more likely to be found in some wards rather than others, and to compare the distribution for boys and girls...
  29. pmc Promoting healthy weight in primary school children through physical activity and nutrition education: a pragmatic evaluation of the CHANGE! randomised intervention study
    Stuart J Fairclough
    Physical Activity Exchange, Research Institute for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 62, Great Crosshall Street, Liverpool, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:626. 2013
    ....
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Improving physical activity assessment in prepubertal children with high-frequency accelerometry monitoring: a methodological issue
    Georges Baquet
    Laboratory of Human Movement Studies EA 3608, Faculty of Sport Sciences and Physical Education, University of Lille 2, 9 rue de l Université 59790, Ronchin, France
    Prev Med 44:143-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the duration of physical activity (PA) bouts in prepubertal children with high-frequency accelerometry monitoring...