Robert W Spurrs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Technology
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The effect of plyometric training on distance running performance
    Robert W Spurrs
    Human Movement Department, School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 222, Lindfield NSW 2070, Australia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 89:1-7. 2003
  2. doi The validity and reliability of 5-Hz global positioning system units to measure team sport movement demands
    Richard J Johnston
    Human Movement Department, School of Leisure, Sport, and Tourism, University of Technology, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:758-65. 2012
  3. doi Movement Profiles, Match Events, and Performance in Australian Football
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 30:2129-37. 2016
  4. doi Movement Demands and Metabolic Power Comparisons Between Elite and Subelite Australian Footballers
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:2738-44. 2015
  5. doi An Examination of the Relationship Between Movement Demands and Rating of Perceived Exertion in Australian Footballers
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:2026-33. 2015
  6. doi Validity and interunit reliability of 10 Hz and 15 Hz GPS units for assessing athlete movement demands
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 28:1649-55. 2014
  7. doi Relationship between leg stiffness and lower body injuries in professional Australian football
    Elizabeth C Pruyn
    School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism, University of Technology Sydney, Lindfield, NSW, Australia
    J Sports Sci 30:71-8. 2012

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Publications7

  1. ncbi The effect of plyometric training on distance running performance
    Robert W Spurrs
    Human Movement Department, School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism, University of Technology, Sydney, PO Box 222, Lindfield NSW 2070, Australia
    Eur J Appl Physiol 89:1-7. 2003
    ..It is postulated that the increase in MTS resulted in improved RE. We speculate that the improved RE led to changes in 3-km running performance, as there were no corresponding alterations in VO(2max) or Th(la)...
  2. doi The validity and reliability of 5-Hz global positioning system units to measure team sport movement demands
    Richard J Johnston
    Human Movement Department, School of Leisure, Sport, and Tourism, University of Technology, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 26:758-65. 2012
    ....
  3. doi Movement Profiles, Match Events, and Performance in Australian Football
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 30:2129-37. 2016
    ..The findings suggest that analyzing instantaneous power measures can provide valuable information about the physical demands placed on team sport athletes to coaches and conditioning staff. ..
  4. doi Movement Demands and Metabolic Power Comparisons Between Elite and Subelite Australian Footballers
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:2738-44. 2015
    ..The differences in match duration suggest that reducing subelite players' match time through increasing their rotations would assist the replication of movement profiles of elite players...
  5. doi An Examination of the Relationship Between Movement Demands and Rating of Perceived Exertion in Australian Footballers
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 29:2026-33. 2015
    ..Furthermore, the results demonstrate that training sessions should involve a focus on drills that are composed of both skill development and physical stimulus element...
  6. doi Validity and interunit reliability of 10 Hz and 15 Hz GPS units for assessing athlete movement demands
    Richard J Johnston
    1Faculty of Health, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia and 2Sydney Swans Football Club, Sydney, Australia
    J Strength Cond Res 28:1649-55. 2014
    ....
  7. doi Relationship between leg stiffness and lower body injuries in professional Australian football
    Elizabeth C Pruyn
    School of Leisure, Sport and Tourism, University of Technology Sydney, Lindfield, NSW, Australia
    J Sports Sci 30:71-8. 2012
    ..This information is of particular importance to medical and conditioning staff across a variety of sports...