Guidelines For Increasing Reliability Of A Student Athlete

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Chapter III

Methodology

Definition of Terms

Participants

Roles of the Researchers

Intervention

Data Collection

Plan for Increasing Reliability

Plan for Increasing Validity

Definition of Terms
1. Athlete. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those performed in competitive contexts.
2. Collegiate/student athlete. A student-athlete is a student whose enrollment was solicited by a member of the athletics staff or other representative of athletic interests with a view toward the student’s ultimate participation in the intercollegiate athletics program. Any other student becomes a student-athlete only when the student reports for an intercollegiate squad that is under the jurisdiction of the athletic department
3. Dietary supplement. A product intended to supplement the diet that bears or contains one or more of the following dietary ingredients: (a) vitamin, (b) mineral, herb, or other botanical, (c) amino acid, (d) dietary substance for use by man to supplement the diet by increasing the total diet intake, and/or (e) a concentrate, metabolite, constituent, extract, or combination of any ingredient described in (a) – (f).
4. Ergogenic Aids. Substances used to improve exercise and athletic performance by improving the production of energy.
5. Macronutrient. Any of the nutritional components of the diet that is required in relatively large…
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