Effect of Imagining the Strategy of Play and Imagining the Motor Skill on Youths' Sport Performance in Karate

Ali Fathizadeh; Mehdi Sohrabi; Alireza Saberi Kakhki

Volume 14, Issue 2 , September 2022, , Pages 1-16


  Introduction: The present study aimed to determine the effect of imagining the play strategies in comparison with imagining the motor skills on performance during a sports competition course.Methods: Participants were 30 (19 men, 11 women) karatekas who were evaluated as upper than moderate in terms ...  Read More

Validity and Reliability of the Test of Gross Motor Development - 3 in Children Aged 5 to 9 years in Iraq and a Comparison of the Development of Gross Motor Skills of Iranian and Iraqi Children

Rifat Al-Hajjaj; Mehdi Sohrabi; Aireza Saberi Kakhki; Seyed Reza Attarzade Hosseini

Volume 13, Issue 2 , August 2021, , Pages 219-238


  The aim of the study was to investigate the psychometric properties of the Iraqi version of the Gross Motor Development Test - Third Edition TGMD-3 in Iraqi children aged 5 to 9 years. The second aim of this study was to compare the development of gross motor skills of Iranian and Iraqi children. The ...  Read More

The Effect of a Balance Training Program under Dual-Task Conditions on Working Memory of Children with Developmental Coordination Disability

Hamideh Jahanbakhsh; Mehdi Sohrabi; Aireza Saberi Kakhki; Ezzat Khodashenas

Volume 12, Issue 3 , December 2020, , Pages 329-347


  The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of a selected balance training program under dual and single-task conditions on working memory of children with developmental coordination disorder. The research method was semi-experimental and a pre-test-post-test- follow-up design with a control ...  Read More

The Effect of Selected Motor Games on Static and Dynamic Balance in Children with Specific Learning Disorder

Hanieh Ghasemian Moghadam; Mahdi Sohrabi; Hamidreza Taheri

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Pages 103-121


  Balance is one of the basic important principles of learning in children, and its disorder can negatively affect learning.The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of selected motor games on balance in children with specific learning disorder. This study was semi-experimental and application ...  Read More

The Effect of Different Levels of Impulsivity on Learning of Sport Skills in Open and Closed Environments

Mohamad Hosein Ghahramani; Mehdi Sohrabi; Alireza Saberi Kakhki; Mohamad Ali Besharat

Volume 9, Issue 4 , March 2018, , Pages 531-546


  The main aim of this study was to investigate the effect of different levels of impulsivity on learning of skills in open and closed environments. Participations were forty-eight male with 10 to 12 years old that signed in low impulsivity, med impulsivity, high impulsivity and control groups (combined ...  Read More

The Effect of Equipment Modification on Acquisition and Retention of Motor Skill in 9-10-Year-Old Children with an Emphasis on Working Memory Capacity

Mohsen Afrouzeh; Mehdi Sohrabi; AliReza Saberi Kakhki; Sobhan Sobhani

Volume 9, Issue 2 , August 2017, , Pages 199-218


    The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of equipment modification on acquisition and retention of basketball free throw skill in children aged between 9 and 10 with an emphasis on working memory capacity. 40malestudents were randomly selected and divided into 4 groups of modified and ...  Read More

Motor Impulsivity and Learning of BasketballBasic Skills

Mohamad Hosein Ghahramani; Mahdi Sohrabi; Alireza Saberi Kakhaki; Mohammad Ali Besharat

Volume 8, Issue 3 , October 2016, , Pages 495-515


    Impulsivity features of individuals affect their movement patterns when learning sports skills. Therefore, this study examined the effect of different levels of motor impulsivity on learning basketball basic skills. 3 groups of boys aged between 10 and 12 who were selected according to motor impulsivity ...  Read More

Impulsiveness Features in Soccer Players with Different Positions: Test of Mastery Orientation Approach

Mohamad Hosein Ghahramani; Mohamad Ali Besharat; Mehdi Sohrabi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , August 2015, , Pages 153-169


  The aim of this study was to investigate impulsiveness features of soccer players in different positions according to the mastery orientation approach. For this purpose, 40 soccer players in Iran first division league with mean age of 28.65±3.9 years in different positions participated in this ...  Read More

The Comparison Effect of the Distance of an External Focus of Attention on Dynamic Balance Task

Majid Akbari Yazdi; Mehdi Sohrabi; Amir Moghadam

Volume 2, Issue 3 , October 2010

  Attention is one of the effective factors when learning and performing motor skills. Focus of attention is a method to increase the efficiency and learning. Previous studies have shown that focus of attention plays an important role in learning and performing motor skills. The purpose of the present ...  Read More