Knowing the 'Going': the sensory evaluation of distance running

Hockey, John C (2011) Knowing the 'Going': the sensory evaluation of distance running. Qualitative Research in Sport, Exercise and Health, 5 (1). pp. 127-141. ISSN 2159-676X

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Abstract

To date there has been little research into the mundane direct embodiment of sporting activity. This paper seeks to contribute to a small but developing literature by portraying how distance running training sessions are experienced in a sensory way and how that direct embodied knowledge is used to categorise and evaluate the practise of ongoing training. The paper looks at the sensory practices which are used to evaluate distance running performance

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: REF2014 Submission. Body, knowledge, mundane, phenomenology, running, senses
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Schools and Research Institutes > School of Sport & Exercise
Research Priority Areas: Sport, Exercise, Health & Wellbeing
Depositing User: John Hockey
Date Deposited: 09 Feb 2015 13:41
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2016 07:15
URI: http://eprints.glos.ac.uk/id/eprint/1312

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