STUDY OF GENDER DIFFERENCES IN FUTSAL

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Abstract

The purpose of this study was to evaluate gender differences infutsal male and female professional players with at least three years of sportspractice at the federal level. For this reason we analyzed the anthropometriccharacteristics and athletic performance by standardized agility and speedtests such as: Agility T-test, 20-m Sprint test and shuttle test. We foundsignificant sex and role-related differences in futsal game in agreement withthe scientific literature that show a best performance of male soccer playersthan female ones in Agility T-test, 20-m Sprint test and shuttle test.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)201-209
Number of pages9
JournalRIVISTA DELLA FACOLTÀ DI SCIENZE MOTORIE DELL'UNIVERSITÀ DEGLI STUDI DI PALERMO
Volumev
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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