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Journal:   JOURNAL OF MOVEMENT SCIENCE & SPORTS   WINTER 2006 , Volume 3 , Number 6; Page(s) 25 To 51.
 
Paper: 

CURRENT TALENT IDENTIFICATION MODELS, DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW MODEL FOR MALE TEAM HANDBALL PLAYERS

 
 
Author(s):  AMIRTASH A.M.*
 
* TARBIAT MOALEM UNIVERISTY OF TEHRAN
 
Abstract: 
The purpose of the study was to describe the current situation, as well as, to develop standards in relation to sport talen identification in the area of team handball for men in the IR.IRAN. To collect the necessary data, a researcher made questionnaire was developed. The face and content validities of this instrument were approved by specialists and its average reliability was calculated to be.734 with Cronbach's technique. A selected sample of 105 top male Handball trainers of the country participated in the study. RESULTS: 98.1% of the participants agreed that talent identification in team Handballl is "very much", or "much" important and that practically 67.6% of them actually practiced some kinds of it, however, the majority of them declared that their knowledge is less than average in talent identification techniques. The participants believed that the appropriate age for identifying talents in team handball was between the last two years of primary to the end of the junior high school and that the sport talent identification and development organization should be connected to the Ministry of Education (74.7%). As a response to another question, 82,5% of the participants asserted that the current methods and activities in relation to handball talent identification were unsuccessful and the most hindering factors in this respect were unemployment of the qualified specialists, lack of the necessary tools and equipment and inappropriateness of the programs. In relation to identifying and ranking the most prominent factors in Handball talent identification, the participants suggested that the variables: "height" in the area of anthropomerty, "reaction time" in the area of general fitness, “ball reception" in the area of individual techniques, "drawer movements" in the area of individual tactics, "height - weight ratio" in the area of body composition, "self-confidence" in the area of psychological skills and "cooperation" in the area of social skills were the most influential in the formation of an elite team handball player.
 
Keyword(s): HANDBALL, TALENT IDENTIFICATION, INDEX, PREDICTION, PROFILE
 
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