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Sports Activity at Childhood and Adolescence

  • Anderson Marques de Moraes
  • Vagner Roberto Bergamo
  • Gil Guerra-JúniorEmail author
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Abstract

The international literature contains many studies concerning the technical and biological profiles of athletes. However, these studies neither cover athletes who participate in team sports nor assess the changes in physical characteristics of athletes during the growth process. Most studies have focused on elite adult athletes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anderson Marques de Moraes
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Vagner Roberto Bergamo
    • 4
  • Gil Guerra-Júnior
    • 5
    • 6
    Email author
  1. 1.Faculdade Educação Física (FEF)Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas (PUC-Campinas)São PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Laboratório de Crescimento e DesenvolvimentoCentro de Investigação em Pediatria (CIPED)São PauloBrazil
  3. 3.Faculdade de Ciências Médicas (FCM)Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), CampinasSão PauloBrazil
  4. 4.Faculdade Educação FísicaPUC-Campinas, CampinasSão PauloBrazil
  5. 5.Departamento de PediatriaFCM, UNICAMPSão PauloBrazil
  6. 6.Laboratório de Crescimento e DesenvolvimentoCIPED, FCM, UNICAMP, CampinasSão PauloBrazil

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