Carmen Ferragut
University of Alcalá
PsychologyPhysical therapyThrowingWater poloAnthropometry
What is this?
Publications 48
#1Helena Vila Suárez (University of Vigo)H-Index: 7
#2Juan Carlos Zapardiel (University of Alcalá)
Last. Carmen Ferragut (University of Alcalá)H-Index: 9
view all 3 authors...
ABSTRACTThe relationship between throwing velocity and performance is an important question in handball, but has received little research attention in competitive scenarios. The aim of the present ...
#1Helena Vila Suárez (University of Vigo)H-Index: 7
#2Carmen Ferragut (University of Alcalá)H-Index: 9
ABSTRACTIts undeniable that throwing speed is one of the most important actions during handball match so it is really important for trainers to improve their knowledge about it. Thus, the aim of th...
2 CitationsSource
#2Carmen ManchadoH-Index: 5
Last. Carmen FerragutH-Index: 9
view all 4 authors...
The authors would like to acknowledge funding support from Spanish Government grant (DEP 2008-06114).
The purpose of this study was 1) to look at and organise the literature on the analysis of futsal matches and 2) to identify research themes. We analysed the main national and international bibliographic databases using key words relating to futsal in different languages, which were linked to terms pertaining to match analysis. Out of a total of 722 documents, the study focused on 79 papers specifically dealing with our intended objectives. The literature was classified into three groups: studie...
7 CitationsSource
#1Carmen Ferragut (University of Alcalá)H-Index: 9
#2J.A. Abraldes (University of Murcia)H-Index: 6
Last. Helena Vila Suárez (University of Vigo)H-Index: 7
view all 4 authors...
The aim of this study was to develop an anthropometric profile on highly skilled male water polo players by specific playing positions. Also, to identify significant relationships between these features an overhead throwing speed in highly skilled male Water Polo players by specific playing positions. Methods: A total of 94 male water polo players (24.5±5.3 yrs) who were playing in the Spanish King´s cup were studied. Subjects were grouped according to their specific playing positions: 15 goalke...
The aim of this study was twofold: 1) to describe the anthropometric profile and somatotype of the elite male roller skaters; and: 2) to assess if there are any differences in these items by roller skating discipline (figures, freestyle, pair and dance).Eighty-eight male skater participants in the 51st Figure Roller Skating World Championship were selected for the study. The International Society for the Advancement of Kinanthropometry (ISAK) protocol was used to determine the anthropometric pro...
1 Citations
view all 5 authors...
El objetivo de este trabajo es triple: 1) Describir la estructura antropometrica, composicion corporal y somatotipo de los mejores deportistas de salvamento. 2) Describir y comparar las caracteristicas antropometricas de los deportistas de salvamento en funcion de sus especialidades, y 3) Comparar a los mejores deportistas de salvamento de Galicia con respecto a los especialistas de salvamento acuatico del panorama nacional. La muestra empleada en este estudio fueron 85 deportistas de elite salv...
This study was conducted with the following aims: (a) to describe the effect of playing position on anthropometrics and throwing velocity in elite female water polo players and (b) to observe any relationships between anthropometric parameters and throwing velocity. To achieve these aims, we analyzed a total of 46 female elite players (age: 22.5 ± 5.1 years; height: 172.0 ± 6.9 cm, body mass: 67.4 ± 7.5 kg) members of the top 4 teams of the Spanish Honour Division women league (21 offensive wing...
7 CitationsSource
view all 4 authors...