Research Completed

This section includes abstracts of completed and published research. This section encourages the submission of a wide range of research publication types from conference PowerPoint presentations to peer-reviewed journal articles and including publications in draft and in press.


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Coaching in the 'current' : the climate of an elite men's rowing training programme  (2007)

Laura Grace Purdy

The climate of sport has been undervalued as a contributing factor in athletes’ achievement of quality performances (Strean, 1995). Subsequently, the aim of this study was to generate insight... read more

Media portrayals of sportswomen : an analysis of six New Zealand magazines  (1996)

M Anderson

This research examined the portrayal of sportswomen in New Zealand magazines during the period January 1, 1991 to December 31, 1993. Qualitative content analysis was conducted on feature articles in... read more

Brown bodies, racialisation and physical education  (2011)

Katie Fitzpatrick

This article explores how school physical education (PE) can both reinforce stereotyped notions of the brown body as inherently physical while also allowing young people to gain educational success... read more

Local places for physical activity: how important are they?  (2013)

Nicholas Kenneth Gerald Garrett

There is significant evidence for the benefits of a physically active lifestyle, including reduced risks of developing many non-communicable diseases. The identification of the local environmental... read more

2011 Key Summit Day Visitor Survey  (2011)

Michael Harbrow

This report summarises the results of a survey of 402 day walkers on the Key Summit Track, Fiordland National Park, carried out in early 2011. Surveying was undertaken as part of a wider programme to... read more

Visitor Trends Report: Tongariro Whanganui Taranaki Conservancy  (2013)

Michael Harbrow

This report, was developed to support an upcoming series of strategic planning exercise being led by the Department of Conservation in the Tongariro Whanganui Taranaki... read more

Regional tourism report – Tongariro Whanganui Taranaki Conservancy  (2013)

Angus & Associates

The Department of Conservation is embarking on the development of a series of strategic planning exercises for Taranaki Maunga, Tongariro National Park, Whanganui National Park and Taupo Moana. These... read more

Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand  (2013)

Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is building a comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society.  This is an excellent free resource for all... read more

Strategic marketing practices as drivers of successful business performance in British, Australian and New Zealand golf clubs  (2012)

Roger Brooksbank

Little is known about the uptake of strategic marketing planning in golf clubs. Thus, based on a sample of 307 Australian, New Zealand and British golf clubs, this study examines the application of... read more

Should Oscar Pistorious be Allowed to Compete at the Olympic Games?  (2013)

Terrence Davidson

On the 4th of August 2012 South African runner Oscar Pistorius became the first athlete to compete at the Olympic Games while running on prosthetic limbs. Pistorius is a double below the knee amputee... read more

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