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dc.contributor.authorMalashenkova, Maria
dc.description.abstractThe definition "extreme“ in relation to sport is performed in a hazardous environment and involves great risk. In the modern world of extreme sports, a number of factors require an athlete to have maximum concentration, cope with the stress and physical and emotional mobilisation capabilities. Extreme sports, or X sports, encompass a wide and growing range of activities from bungee jumping to skateboarding, snowboarding and white water kayaking. Common to all of these sports are risk-taking, pushing limits (physical and legal) and having fun.en_NZ
dc.subjectextreme sportsen_NZ
dc.titleExtreme sports in Extreme conditionsen_NZ
dc.typeConference Contribution - Oral Presentationen_NZ
dc.subject.marsden1106 Human Movement and Sports Scienceen_NZ
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationMalashenkova, M. (2016, October). Extreme sports in Extreme conditions. Paper presented at ITP Sport, Exercise & Health Research Symposium, Institute of Sport & Adventure (ISA), Otago Polytechnic (OP).en_NZ
unitec.publication.titleITP Sport, Exercise & Health Research Symposiumen_NZ
unitec.conference.titleITP Sport, Exercise & Health Research Symposiumen_NZ
unitec.conference.orgInstitute of Sport & Adventure (ISA), Otago Polytechnic (OP)en_NZ
unitec.conference.locationDunedin, New Zealanden_NZ
dc.contributor.affiliationUnitec Institute of Technologyen_NZ

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