Relationship between high level young handball goalkeepers’ playing characteristics and body composition

Aims of the study: Investigate the relationship between playing characteristics and anthropometrical parameters in young high performance goalkeepers. Subjects: 40 young male goalkeepers were studied at the 2006 European U18 Championships. Conclusion: According to the present study anthropometrical parameters are poor predictors of playing characteristics of young high-level handball goalkeepers.
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Subjects: handball youth juniors junior elite sport playing position (sport games) anthropometry body indices technique tactics analysis competition European Championship
Notations: sport games junior sports biological and medical sciences
Tagging: Torwart Torwart
Published in: EHF Scientific Conference 18.-19.11.2011, Wien, Österreich
Editors: EHF
Published: Wien 2011
Pages: 223-227
Document types: congress proceedings
Language: English
Level: advanced