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Lina Pilelienė and Viktorija Grigaliūnaitė

References [1] Al-Majali, M. M. (2012). International Tourists Satisfaction: Case of Jordan. International Business Research, 5(9), 210-216. [2] European Commission (2014). Tourism industry sub-sectors. Country report: Lithuania. Internet access: [Accessed October 8, 2014]. [3] Grigaliūnaitė, V., & Pilelienė, L. (2014). Rural Tourist Satisfaction Index: A Case of Lithuania

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Tatiana Gallová, Ladislava Doležajová, Anton Lednický, Kestutis Matulaitis and Mitja Bračič


The authors compared selected somatic data and test results in 20 m sprint and countermovement jump (CJM) of 14-year-old Lithuanian players from Sabonis Center (LT, n=143; body height: 173.7 ± 8.99 cm; body mass: 59.30 ± 11.40 kg), and Slovenian (SLO, n=84; body height: 172.8 ± 9.96 cm; body mass: 60.10 ± 12.49 kg) and Slovak national team players (SVK, n=42, body height: 177.5 ± 9.07 cm; body mass: 63.32 ± 11.36 kg). The SVK players were divided into the narrow pick (A-team, n=16) and broader roster (B-team, n=26). Within the SVK groups, significant differences between the A-team and B-team have been found in terms of body height (p<0.05) and body mass measurements (p<0.01), and in the test 20 m sprint (p<0.05). In CMJ results, the differences of the A-team and B-team have not been statistically significant. In the international comparison SVK players were taller than SLO and LT players (p <0.05). In the test 20 m sprint SVK players have achieved significantly better results (LT p <0.05, SLO p <0.01). On the contrary, in CMJ test the results (height of the jump) of SVK players were significantly worse than SLO and LT players (p<0.01).

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Journal of Human Kinetics

The Journal of Academy of Physical Education in Katowice

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Polish Journal of Sport and Tourism

The Journal of Jozef Pilsudski University of Physial Education in Warsaw, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport in Biala Podlaska

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European Journal of Tourism, Hospitality and Recreation

The Journal of CiTUR Centre of Tourism Research, Development and Innovation

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Dario Novak, Štefan Lovro, Branislav Antala, Arunas Emeljanovas, Brigita Mieziene, Ivana Milanović and Snežana Radisavljević-Janić


The main purpose of the present study was to determine the associations between socioeconomic status (SES) and lifestyle factors. In this cross-sectional study, participants were 3,072 adolescents from two European countries of Lithuania and Serbia. The dependent variable was SES, while independent variables were gender, adherence to a Mediterranean diet, body-mass index, self-rated health, psychological distress, moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and sedentary behaviour. The associations between dependent and independent variables were analysed by using logistic regression analysis. In univariate model, middle/high SES was associated with higher adherence to a Mediterranean diet (ptrend = 0.003), good self-rated health (OR 1.51; 95 % CI 1.12 to 2.05) and meeting recommendations of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (OR 2.09; 95 % CI 1.45 to 3.00), yet inversely associated with psychological distress (OR 0.81; 95 % CI 0.66 to 0.99) and sedentary behaviour (OR 0.80; 95 % CI 0.68 to 0.94). No associations were found between SES and bodymass index and gender. In multivariate model, the same associations occurred between middle/high SES and lifestyle factors. In conclusion, special strategies and policies, based on more affordable nutrition and participation in moderate-to-vigorous physical activity, should be implemented within the system.

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Ernest Szum and Ryszard Cieoeliński

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Paweł Cięszczyk, Agata Leońska-Duniec, Agnieszka Maciejewska-Skrendo, Marek Sawczuk, Katarzyna Leźnicka, Valentina Contrò, Grzegorz Trybek and Ewelina Lulińska-Kuklik

sprinters: a multi-cohort study. BMC Genomics, 2016, 17, 285, doi: 10.1186/s12864-016-2462-3. 15. Grenda A., Leońska-Duniec A., Kaczmarczyk M., Ficek K., Król P., Cięszczyk P., et al., Interaction between ACE I/D and ACTN3 R557X polymorphisms in Polish competitive swimmers. J Hum Kinet, 2014, 42, 127-136, doi: 10.2478/hukin-2014-0067. 16. Cięszczyk P., Maciejewska A., Sawczuk M., Ficek K., Eider J., Jascaniene J., The angiotensin converting enzyme gene I/D polymorphism in elite Polish and Lithuanian judo players. Biol Sport, 2010, 27 (2

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Andrzej Petrykowski and Grażyna Lutosławska

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Syed Ali Hasaan, Shahid Nawaz, Syed Javed Iqbal and Jawaria Khalid

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