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Publications for Stuart McErlain-Naylor

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Wren, C, Beato, M, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Iacono, AD, de Keijzer, KL (2023) Concentric Phase Assistance Enhances Eccentric Peak Power During Flywheel Squats: Intersession Reliability and the Linear Relationship Between Concentric and Eccentric Phases, International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 18(4), pp.428-434, ISSN: 1555-0265. DOI: 10.1123/IJSPP.2022-0349.

Mackay, L, Jones, B, van Rensburg, DCCJ, Hall, F, Alexander, L, Atkinson, K, Baldrey, P, Bedford, A, Cormack, S, Clarke, J, Croft, H, Denton, K, Fox, AS, Hadley, P, Handyside, R, Hendricks, S, Kerss, J, Leota, L, Maddern, B, McErlain-Naylor, S, Mooney, M, Pyke, D, Pistorius, D, Ramagole, DA, Ryan, D, Scott, F, Scott, T, Snow, J, Spencer, K, Thirlby, J, Viljoen, CT, Whitehead, S (2023) Consensus on a netball video analysis framework of descriptors and definitions by the netball video analysis consensus group, British Journal of Sports Medicine, 57(8), pp.441-449, ISSN: 0306-3674. DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2022-106187.

Olivier, B, Boulle, N, Jacobs, J, Obiora, OL, MacMillan, C, Liebenberg, J, McErlain-Naylor, S (2023) Kinematic differences between left- and right-handed cricket fast bowlers during the bowling action, South African Journal of Sports Medicine, 35(1), DOI: 10.17159/2078-516X/2023/v35i1a15144.

Lim, J, Wong, S, McErlain-Naylor, S, Scanlan, A, Goggins, L, Ahmun, R, Comfort, P, Weldon, A (2022) Strength and conditioning for cricket fielding: A narrative review, Strength & Conditioning Journal, ISSN: 1524-1602. DOI: 10.1519/ssc.0000000000000758.

Armitage, M, McErlain-Naylor, S, Devereux, G, Beato, M, Buckthorpe, M (2022) On-field rehabilitation in football: Current knowledge, applications and future directions, Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, 4, 970152, DOI: 10.3389/fspor.2022.970152.

Jamil, M, Kerruish, S, Beato, M, McErlain-Naylor, S (2022) The effects of bowling lines and lengths on the spatial distribution of successful power-hitting strokes in international men’s one-day and T20 cricket, Journal of Sports Sciences, 40(19), pp.2208-2216, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2022.2148074.

Meechan, D, McErlain-Naylor, S, McMahon, JJ, Suchomel, TJ, Comfort, P (2022) Comparing biomechanical time series data across countermovement shrug loads, Journal of Sports Sciences, 40(15), pp.1658-1667, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2022.2091351.

de Keijzer, KL, McErlain-Naylor, S, Beato, M (2022) The effect of flywheel inertia on peak power and its inter-session reliability during two unilateral hamstring exercises: leg curl and hip extension, Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, 4, 898649, DOI: 10.3389/fspor.2022.898649.

McErlain-Naylor, SA and Beato, M (2022) Factors influencing the jump momentum–sprint momentum correlation: a data simulation, European Journal of Sport Science, 22(12), pp.1847-1855, ISSN: 1746-1391. DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2021.2002420.

de Keijzer, KL, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Brownlee, TE, Raya-González, J, Beato, M (2022) Perception and application of flywheel training by professional soccer practitioners, Biology of Sport, 39(4), pp.809-817, ISSN: 0860-021X. DOI: 10.5114/BIOLSPORT.2022.109457.

McErlain-Naylor, S, Peploe, C, Grimley, J, Deshpande, Y, Felton, P, King, M (2021) Comparing power hitting kinematics between skilled male and female cricket batters, Journal of Sports Sciences, 39(21), pp.2393-2400, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2021.1934289.

McErlain-Naylor, SA, King, M, Felton, PJ (2021) A review of forward-dynamics simulation models for predicting optimal technique in maximal effort sporting movements, Applied Sciences, 11(4), 1450, DOI: 10.3390/app11041450.

McErlain-Naylor, S, King, M, Allen, S (2021) Surface acceleration transmission during drop landings in humans, Journal of Biomechanics, 118, 110269, ISSN: 0021-9290. DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2021.110269.

McErlain-Naylor, S and Beato, M (2021) Post flywheel squat potentiation of vertical and horizontal ground reaction force parameters during jumps and changes of direction, Sports, 9(1), 5, DOI: 10.3390/sports9010005.

Beato, M, de Keijzer, KL, Leskauskas, Z, Allen, WJ, Dello Iacono, A, McErlain-Naylor, SA (2021) Effect of postactivation potentiation after medium vs. high inertia eccentric overload exercise on standing long jump, countermovement jump, and change of direction performance, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 35(9), pp.2616-2621, ISSN: 1064-8011. DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000003214.

Armitage, M, Beato, M, McErlain-Naylor, SA (2021) Inter-unit reliability of IMU Step metrics using IMeasureU Blue Trident inertial measurement units for running-based team sport tasks, Journal of Sports Sciences, 39(13), pp.1512-1518, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2021.1882726.

McErlain-Naylor, SA and Beato, M (2021) Concentric and eccentric inertia–velocity and inertia–power relationships in the flywheel squat, Journal of Sports Sciences, 39(10), pp.1136-1143, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2020.1860472.

McErlain-Naylor, SA (2020) Experiences of undergraduates publishing biomechanics research, Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 36(5), pp.351-359, ISSN: 1065-8483. DOI: 10.1123/JAB.2020-0069.

De Keijzer, KL, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Iacono, AD, Beato, M (2020) Effect of volume on eccentric overload-induced postactivation potentiation of jumps, International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 15(7), pp.976-981, ISSN: 1555-0265. DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2019-0411.

Spencer, K, Paget, N, Kilding, A, McErlain-Naylor, SA (2020) Physical, physiological, and technical demands of national netball umpires at different competition levels, Journal of Sports Sciences, 38(14), pp.1660-1665, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2020.1754718.

Harrison, AJ, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Bradshaw, EJ, Dai, B, Nunome, H, Hughes, GTG, Kong, PW, Vanwanseele, B, Vilas-Boas, JP, Fong, D (2020) Recommendations for statistical analysis involving null hypothesis significance testing, Sports Biomechanics, 19(5), pp.561-568, ISSN: 1476-3141. DOI: 10.1080/14763141.2020.1782555.

McErlain-Naylor, S, Towler, H, Afzal, I, Felton, P, Hiley, M, King, M (2020) Effect of racket-shuttlecock impact location on shot outcome for badminton smashes by elite players, Journal of Sports Sciences, 38(21), pp.2471-2478, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2020.1792132.

Jamil, M, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Beato, M (2020) Investigating the impact of the mid-season winter break on technical performance levels across European football–Does a break in play affect team momentum?, International Journal of Performance Analysis in Sport, 20(3), pp.406-419, DOI: 10.1080/24748668.2020.1753980.

King, M, Towler, H, Dillon, R, McErlain-Naylor, S (2020) A correlational analysis of shuttlecock speed kinematic determinants in the badminton jump smash, Applied Sciences, 10(4), 1248, ISSN: 2076-3417. DOI: 10.3390/app10041248.

Beato, M, de Keijzer, KL, Fleming, A, Coates, A, La Spina, O, Coratella, G, McErlain-Naylor, SA (2020) Post flywheel squat vs. flywheel deadlift potentiation of lower limb isokinetic peak torques in male athletes, Sports Biomechanics, ISSN: 1476-3141. DOI: 10.1080/14763141.2020.1810750.

Beato, M, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Halperin, I, Iacono, AD (2020) Current evidence and practical applications of flywheel eccentric overload exercises as postactivation potentiation protocols: A brief review, International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance, 15(2), pp.154-161, ISSN: 1555-0265. DOI: 10.1123/ijspp.2019-0476.

Spencer, K, Mcerlain-Naylor, SA, Paget, N, Kilding, A (2020) Activity profiles of elite netball umpires: A review, Journal of Human Sport and Exercise, 15(4), pp.816-825, DOI: 10.14198/jhse.2020.154.09.

Beato, M, Bigby, AEJ, De Keijzer, KL, Nakamura, FY, Coratella, G, McErlain-Naylor, SA (2019) Post-activation potentiation effect of eccentric overload and traditional weightlifting exercise on jumping and sprinting performance in male athletes, PLoS ONE, 14(9), DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0222466.

Peploe, C, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Harland, A, King, M (2018) Relationships between technique and bat speed, post-impact ball speed, and carry distance during a range hitting task in cricket, Human Movement Science, 63, pp.34-44, ISSN: 0167-9457. DOI: 10.1016/j.humov.2018.11.004.

Peploe, C, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Harland, A, King, M (2017) The relationships between impact location and post-impact ball speed, bat torsion, and ball direction in cricket batting, Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(12), ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2017.1389484.

Peploe, C, McErlain-Naylor, SA, Harland, A, Yeadon, F, King, M (2017) A curve fitting methodology to determine impact location, timing, and instantaneous post-impact ball velocity in cricket batting, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part P: Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology, ISSN: 1754-3371. DOI: 10.1177/1754337117723275.

McErlain-Naylor, SA, King, M, Pain, M (2014) Determinants of countermovement jump performance: a kinetic and kinematic analysis, JOURNAL OF SPORTS SCIENCES, 32(19), pp.1805-1812, ISSN: 0264-0414. DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2014.924055.


McErlain-Naylor, S, Miller, R, King, M, Yeadon, M (2017) Determining Instantaneous Shuttlecock Velocity: Overcoming the Effects of a Low Ballistic Coefficient. In , SCIENCE AND RACKET SPORTS V, pp.203-212.

Miller, R, Felton, P, McErlain-Naylor, S, Towler, H, King, M (2017) Biomechanical Analysis of Speed in Badminton Jump Smash. In , SCIENCE AND RACKET SPORTS V, pp.240-248.


Lim, J, Wong, S, McErlain-Naylor, S, Scanlan, A, Goggins, L, Ahmun, R, Comfort, P, Weldon, A (2023) Supplementary information files for Strength and conditioning for cricket fielding: A narrative review, DOI: 10.17028/rd.lboro.22285189.

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