Sport and Recreation Knowledge Library
Welcome to the Sport and Recreation Knowledge Library (the Knowledge Library). The Knowledge Library is for all those working or interested in sport and recreation in New Zealand – practitioners, researchers, students, policy makers and planners.
Purpose of the Knowledge Library
The Knowledge Library brings together in one repository New Zealand-based sport and recreation research projects – underway and completed. Read more…
Physical activity profiling of New Zealand adults: A study of adults with and without young childrenThe author investigates physical activity in adults with and without young children. Topics include measuring physical activity in adults with young children, and the various dimensions of accelerometer-derived physical activity (in terms of overall... Read more
Exploring the opinions and perspectives of general practitioners towards the use of social networking sites for concussion managementSocial networking sites (SNSs) are increasingly being used for health-related purposes. Many patients now use sites such as Facebook to discuss symptoms, seek support, and search for advice on health conditions, including concussion. Innovative... Read more
The Effect of Reduced Ankle Dorsiflexion and Ankle Bracing on Lower Extremity Mechanics in Elite Secondary School Netball PlayersRestricted ankle dorsiflexion ROM is associated with common netball injuries such as knee ligament sprain, patellar tendinopathy and patellofemoral pain syndrome. This is thought to be due to compensatory kinematic and kinetic changes elsewhere in... Read more
JOIN THE CLEARINGHOUSE FOR SPORT
The Clearinghouse for Sport website connects sports people with complementary expertise and helps facilitate the exchange of information and knowledge across the sport sector. Membership is free.
The Clearinghouse for Sport complements the Sport and Recreation Knowledge Library by providing an Australasian and international doorway to sport and recreation knowledge.
Tell your sport and recreation story!
You know how valuable your organisation is. This self-help research toolkit can help you tell others…potential and current members, funders, planners and more. It can also help you reflect on what you do, and how to do it better Have a look.
Also find completed case study research on the value of sport and recreation on this website here.
Primary Sport Showreel Channel (Counties Manukau Sport/Find Your Field of Dreams Foundation): MOSA Netball
MOSA Netball: Over 450 girls from Mangere and Otahuhu Primary Schools played at the MOSA Netball Tournament 2014, a Primary Sport event delivered by...Read more