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The impact on families of supporting sports talent

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The thesis explores the role of the family in the development of children's sporting talent in the UK, examining in particular the impact on the family of providing support. The study utilises youth competitors (aged 10–18 years) from three sports (swimming, tennis and gymnastics) and their respective family members (one/both parents and one sibling). The focal alms of the research are to identify the contributions made by the family to the development of children's talent in sport and to identify the impact on the family of providing such support. [Continues.]

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  • Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences

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© Wendy Hurst

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This work is made available according to the conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) licence. Full details of this licence are available at: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/

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2005

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A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.

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