Research Publications for Tiaki B (Brett) Smith

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  • Tavares, F., Simões, M., Matos, B., Smith, T. B., & Driller, M. (2020). The acute and longer-term effects of cold water immersion in highly-trained volleyball athletes during an intense training block. Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, 2. doi:10.3389/fspor.2020.568420

  • Blair, M. R., Manuel-Hepi, N., Newman, L., Smith, T., & Elsworthy, N. (2019). Case Study: Physical demands of international lead Rugby Union Referees. The Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 27(3), 24-31.

  • Sherwood, S., Smith, T., & Masters, R. S. W. (2019). Pattern recall, decision making and talent identification in rugby union. European Journal of Sport Science, 19(6), 834-841. doi:10.1080/17461391.2018.1545051

  • Mills, B. S., McMaster, D. T., & Smith, B. (2019). Strength training recommendations to improve scrum force and impulse in rugby union forwards. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 41(1), 64-74. doi:10.1519/SSC.0000000000000420

  • Black, K. E., Hindle, C., McLay-Cooke, R., Brown, R. C., Gibson, C., Baker, D. F., & Smith, B. (2019). Dietary intakes differ by body composition goals: An observational study of professional Rugby Union players in New Zealand. American Journal of Men's Health, 13(6), 155798831989135. doi:10.1177/1557988319891350

  • Sherwood, S. M., Smith, T. B., & Masters, R. S. W. (2019). Decision reinvestment, pattern recall and decision making in rugby union. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 43, 226-232. doi:10.1016/j.psychsport.2019.03.002

  • Smith, T., Tarrant, O. P., & MacIntosh, N. (2018). Examination of the efficacy of GPS generated metabolic load measures for monitoring intensive intermittent running load in rugby union. In 23rd Annual Congress of the EUROPEAN COLLEGE OF SPORT SCIENCE BOOK OF ABSTRACTS (pp. 342). The conference was hosted by University College Dublin & Ulster University, Dublin, Ireland. Retrieved from

  • Smith, T. B., Hebert-Losier, K., & McClymont, D. (2018). An examination of the jump-and-lift factors influencing the time to reach peak catch height during a Rugby Union lineout. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(10), 1179-1185. doi:10.1080/02640414.2017.1364401

  • Smith, T., Tarrant, O., & MacIntosh, N. (2018). Metabolic power may be a useful tool for monitoring locomotor load in team sports involving repetitive, intermittent,iIntensive running sprints. In Movement: Journal of Physical Education & Sport Sciences / בתנועה: כתב-עת למדעי החינוך הגופני והספורט, Vol. 11 (pp. 167-168). Retrieved from

  • Sherwood, S., Masters, R. S. W., & Smith, T. B. (2018). Examining deceptive behaviours by attackers in rugby union: The influence of decoy runners on defensive performance. International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching, 13(6), 1100-1107. doi:10.1177/1747954118800577

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