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    Psychological Profiling of Triathlon and Road Cycling Athletes
    with Aurelio Olmedilla, Gema Torres-Luque, Alexandre García-Mas, Victor J. Rubio, and Eugenio Ducoing
    Frontiers in Psychology 9 353238. 2018.
    Psychological characteristics of athletes play a key role in sport performance and may moderate and mediate the influence of technical, tactical, and physical abilities athletes show. Different authors have emphasized the special attention such psychological characteristics should receive considering the extent they can influence athletes’ behavior either in training or in competition. This paper is aimed at describing the psychological profiles of two cycling sports: triathlon and road cycling.…Read more
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    Psychological Intervention Program to Control Stress in Youth Soccer Players
    with Aurelio Olmedilla, Isabel Mª Moreno-Fernández, Verónica Gómez-Espejo, Francisco Javier Robles-Palazón, and Isidro Verdú
    Frontiers in Psychology 10. 2019.
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    Entrenamiento psicológico y mejora de aspectos psicológicos relevantes para el rendimiento deportivo en jugadoras de fútbol
    with Aurelio Olmedilla, María Fuensanta Sánchez-Aldeguer, Clara M. Almansa, and Verónica Gómez-Espejo
    Revista de Psicología Aplicada al Deporte y al Ejercicio Físico 3 (1). 2018.
    El objetivo de este estudio fue determinar la eficacia de un programa de entrenamiento psicológico en equipos de fútbol femenino respecto a las características psicológicas relevantes para el rendimiento deportivo. Las participantes fueron 48 jugadoras de futbol de 3 equipos de Segunda División Nacional, con una media de edad de 21.15±3.89 y una media de años de experiencia de 12.48±4.12. Se utilizó el Cuestionario de Características Psicológicas relacionadas con el Rendimiento Deportivo, tomand…Read more
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    Brazilian Soybean Production: Emergy Analysis With an Expanded Scope
    with Marcos Watanabe, Robert Bonifácio, and Otávio Cavalett
    Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society 25 (4): 323-334. 2005.
    This article offers the results of emergy analysis used to evaluate four different soybean production systems in Brazil that were divided into two main categories: biological models (organic and ecological farms) and industrial models (green-revolution chemical farms and herbicide with no-tillage farms). The biological models show better environmental, economical, and social performance indicators; however, at the national level, discussion of transgenic soybean seed release considers only indus…Read more
  •  10
    Impact of the Physical Activity on Bullying
    with Inmaculada Méndez and Cecilia Ruiz-Esteban
    Frontiers in Psychology 10. 2019.
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    Psychological readiness to return to sports practice and risk of recurrence: Case studies
    with Veronica Gomez-Espejo, Aurelio Olmedilla, Lucia Abenza-Cano, and Alejandro Garcia-Mas
    Frontiers in Psychology 13. 2022.
    Returning to sport after the sports injury is a difficult decision because it’s multicausal and the fact that a rash decision can result in numerous negative consequences. Given the importance of psychological variables for the correct rehabilitation of the injured athlete and his or her optimal return to sports practice, there seems to be little information on this subject. In this sense, the objective is to determine the relationship between the subjective psychological disposition of the athl…Read more