JSHR is a multidisciplinary journal that features investigations, studies, and reviews on current topics in sports, physical activity, health and education.

1st Research Award (2009)

May 2010


A pannel of experts has been created to evaluate the best original articles published by JSHR Journal during 2009 year. The winners will be awarded the 1st JSHR Research Award. Every member is allowed to give a maximum of 5 votes, with a punctuation from 1 to 5.


The pannel is made up of the following members:


Dr. Amador J. Lara (Chair)

Dra. Marta García Tascón (Associated Editor)

Dr. Juan José Salinero (Associated Editor)

Dra. Gema Torres-Luque (Member of the Scientific Board)


The following results were obtained after the pannel’s vote:


10 points:

Berdejo, D. (2009). Increase in flexibility in basketball through the application of a stretching protocol. Int J Med Sci Phys Educ Sport, 5(1):3-12.


8 points:

Martínez, E.; Cachón, J.; Moral, J.E. (2009). Influences of the school and family context in the adolescent's physical activity. Special attention to the obese pupil. J Sport Health Res, 1(1):26-45


7 points:

Bar, B.S.; Kaur, P.J.; (2009). Effects of selected asanas in hatha yoga on agility and flexibility level. J Sport Health Res, 1(2):75-87


Journal of Sport and Health Research - 2009