The contribution of dance to daily physical activity among adolescent girls.

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The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, ISSN: 1479-5868, Vol: 8, Issue: 3, Page: 87

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Yuri, Tamaki; Kimball, Rebecca T.; Harshman, John; Bowie, Rauri C.K.; Braun, Michael J.; Chojnowski, Jena L; Han, Kin-Lan; Hackett, Shannon J.; Huddleston, Christopher J.; Moore, William S.; Reddy, Sushma; Sheldon, Frederick H.; Steadman, David W.; Witt, Christopher C.; Braun, Edward L. Show More Hide
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Structured physical activity (PA) programs are well positioned to promote PA among youth, however, little is known about these programs, particularly dance classes. The aims of this study were to: 1) describe PA levels of girls enrolled in dance classes, 2) determine the contribution of dance classes to total moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA), and 3) compare PA between days with a dance class (program days) and days without a dance class (non-program days).