The "Sigma Test": a new methodology for evaluating a tennis player
Keywords:sigma test, tennis, assessment test, physical form, attention energy cost
This article aims to illustrate an innovative and absolutely functional method of assessing the fitness of a tennis player, based on the registration of an incremental metabolic effort, under attentive aegis.
Buzzelli, S (2007). SensoTouch Buzzelli System, Pubblicazioni, available at: www.salvatorebuzzelli.it.
Buzzelli, S. (2013). SensoBuzz, Pubblicazioni, C.E.Youcanprint.
Buzzelli, S. (2014). Costo energetico dell’attenzione, Ricerca Scientifica, available at www.salvatorebuzzelli.it.
Fox, E. L. (1973). A simple accurate technique for predicting maximal aerobic power. J Appl Physiol.5: 914–6, https://doi.org/10.1152/jappl.1922.214.171.1244
Krustrup, P., Mohr, M., Amstrup, T., Rysgaard, T., Johansen, J., Steensberg, A., ... & Bangsbo, J. (2003). The yo-yo intermittent recovery test: physiological response, reliability, and validity. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 35(4), 697-705, https://doi.org/10.1249/01.MSS.0000058441.94520.32
Leger, L. A., Mercier, D., Gadoury, C., & Lambert, J. (1988). The multistage 20 metre shuttle run test for aerobic fitness. Journal of Sports Sciences, 6(2), 93-101, https://doi.org/10.1080/02640418808729800
Smith, M. R., Zeuwts, L., Lenoir, M., Hens, N., De Jong, L. M., & Coutts, A. J. (2016). Mental fatigue impairs soccer-specific decision-making skill. Journal of Sports Sciences, 34(14), 1297-1304, https://doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2016.1156241
Tamorri, S. (2000). Neuroscienze e sport: psicologia dello sport, processi mentali dell'atleta, Utet.
How to Cite
Copyright (c) 2020 Salvatore Buzzelli
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
- Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.