Title

Relative Age Effect in Masters Sports: Replication and Extension

Document Type

Journal Article

Publisher

Taylor & Francis Ltd.

Faculty

Computing, Health and Science

School

Exercise, Biomedical and Health Science

RAS ID

8015

Comments

Originally published as: Medic, N., Starkes, J. L., Weir, P. L., Young, B. W., & Grove, J. R. (2009). Relative Age Effect in Masters Sports: Replication and Extension. Original article available here

Abstract

Method Data Collection On receiving approval from die institutional review board, data were collected from archived records on die official Internet site for die 2005 World Masters Games, held in Edmonton, Canada (World Masters Games, 2005) . Because participation entry lists were unavailable, we extracted data from official results by manually eliminating each participant whose name appeared more man once.