Multidimensional evalutation of young handball players: Discriminant analysis applied to talent selection

The aim of this study was to analyse different anthropometrical, physical fitness and training characteristics of young female handball players of different age categories from a multidimensional perspective. The predictive capacity of multivariate models developed by discriminant analysis reached around of 90% of players correctly classified when all variables were included.
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Subjects: handball selection talent aptitude investigation method diagnostics performance capacity anthropometry performance factor prognosis junior elite sport
Notations: sport games junior sports
Published in: EHF Scientific Conference 18.-19.11.2011, Wien, Österreich
Editors: EHF
Published: Wien 2011
Pages: 112-115
Document types: congress proceedings
Language: English
Level: advanced