Gavin Breslin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ulster
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, gender, weight status, and wellbeing in 9- to 11-year-old children: a cross sectional survey
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 9:394-401. 2012
  2. pmc Does doing housework keep you healthy? The contribution of domestic physical activity to meeting current recommendations for health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, CO, Antrim BT37 0QB, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:966. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived control over physical and mental well-being: the effects of gender, age and social class
    Gavin Breslin
    University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    J Health Psychol 18:38-45. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Constant or variable practice: recreating the especial skill effect
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 140:154-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of a healthy lifestyle programme on 8-9 year olds from social disadvantage
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey BT370QB, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:618-24. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of information load and time on observational learning
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Northern Ireland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 80:480-90. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint An especial skill: Support for a learned parameters hypothesis
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 134:55-60. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, gender, weight status, and wellbeing in 9- to 11-year-old children: a cross-sectional survey
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 9:394-401. 2012

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, gender, weight status, and wellbeing in 9- to 11-year-old children: a cross sectional survey
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 9:394-401. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between physical activity and wellbeing in children, and to further explore the extent to which this may vary by gender and weight status...
  2. pmc Does doing housework keep you healthy? The contribution of domestic physical activity to meeting current recommendations for health
    Marie H Murphy
    Sport and Exercise Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, CO, Antrim BT37 0QB, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:966. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived control over physical and mental well-being: the effects of gender, age and social class
    Gavin Breslin
    University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
    J Health Psychol 18:38-45. 2013
    ..These findings illustrate the need for health promotion to be directed at mental health, and encouraging males to consider adapting healthy lifestyle behaviours...
  4. ncbi request reprint Constant or variable practice: recreating the especial skill effect
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 140:154-7. 2012
    ..Although an especial skill effect could result from massive amounts of practice, we show it can emerge as a result of short term repetitive practice, indicating that the type, rather than amount, of practice is important...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of a healthy lifestyle programme on 8-9 year olds from social disadvantage
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey BT370QB, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:618-24. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of information load and time on observational learning
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Northern Ireland
    Res Q Exerc Sport 80:480-90. 2009
    ..Implicit manipulations designed to increase attention to other sources of information did not facilitate the learning process...
  7. ncbi request reprint An especial skill: Support for a learned parameters hypothesis
    Gavin Breslin
    Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus, Newtownabbey Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 134:55-60. 2010
    ..e., shooting at different distances) are not governed by separate motor programs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, gender, weight status, and wellbeing in 9- to 11-year-old children: a cross-sectional survey
    Gavin Breslin
    School of Sports Studies, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
    J Phys Act Health 9:394-401. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between physical activity and wellbeing in children, and to further explore the extent to which this may vary by gender and weight status...