Alejandro Bastida-Castillo

Alejandro Bastida-Castillo
University of Murcia | UM · Departamento de Actividad Física y Deporte

PhD
I´m currently looking new proyects and working in the new lab.. coming soon

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Introduction
Alejandro Bastida-Castillo currently works with applied sport technology. Their current project is 'Accelerometry and Muscle Oxygenation in Sport and, tracking technology to monitoring sport performance.
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November 2015 - March 2016
University of Murcia
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  • Researcher

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Publications (55)
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Purpose Teachers are exposed to inherent psychosocial risks in the workplace such as chronic stress, psychological distress, exhaustion, and burnout syndrome. To compare the values in psychosocial variables based on compliance with the recommendations for physical activity by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the type of physical activity per...
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The use of valid, accurate and reliable systems is decisive for ensuring optimal data collection and correct interpretation of values. Among other factors, it seems that sampling rate and the number of nodes determine data accuracy using LPS. Thus, the aim of this study was to assess and compare the accuracy of two UWB configurations (i.e. UWB6_18H...
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Currently, teachers are exposed to psychosocial risks specific to the educational context and it is important to overcome and anticipate the adversities involved. Therefore, this study aims to analyse the levels of stress, burnout syndrome and resilience in physical education teachers, as well as to establish the existing relationships according to...
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Currently, teachers are exposed to psychosocial risks specific to the educational context and it is important to overcome and anticipate the adversities involved. Therefore, this study aims to analyse the levels of stress, burnout syndrome and resilience in physical education teachers, as well as to establish the existing relationships according to...
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There is currently an increase in inertial flywheel application in strength training; thus, it must be monitored by an accurate and reliable device. The present study tested: (1) the accuracy of an inertial measurement device (IMU) to correctly measure angular velocity and (2) its inter-unit reliability for the measurement of external load. The ana...
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The present study aimed to select the most critical external workload variables that explain sports performance in the Mexican male professional soccer League (Liga BBVA-Bancomer) and analyse the effect of match period and match outcome in workload demands. 480 professional soccer players that belonged to 16 Liga BBVA-Bancomerteams were registered...
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Several sport performance analysis systems now exist on the commercial market providing different features of player tracking capacity. In this chapter, examples of semi-automatic camera systems will be introduced, and their common limitations will be summarized. In addition, scientific publications regarding the validity and reliability of these s...
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Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) are the most widely used tracking technology for sports monitoring in outdoor conditions. Knowledge of the different aspects that can influence the measurement through GNSS is essential to obtain the best signal quality during monitorization. To do this, the different mathematical calculations and their in...
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An association between accelerometer workload and injury risk has been found previously. However, any research has assessed the absorption dynamics of external workload through the measurement in different anatomical locations simultaneously. A cross-sectional study was designed to: (i) to describe the multi-joint external workload profile of youth...
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Background: Previous studies have analysed the effect of wearing high-heeled shoes (HHS) on gait analysis, balance and its relation to health. However, further research is needed to study its effect on the difference of chain reactions in the transfer of body impacts from the lower to the upper limbs. Objectives: The aims of the present research...
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Este estudio analizó las exigencias de carga interna (Frecuencia cardíaca, FC) y externa (Velocidad; Player Load, PL; Power Metabolic, PM; Stiffness Vertical, KVERT; entropía aproximada, ApEn) producidas en función del desnivel del terreno en una carrera de montaña. Un atleta de nivel nacional (edad: 25.3 años; altura: 172 cm; peso: 67 kg; VO2MAX:...
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Validity and reliability have become crucial factors in tracking player load and positioning. One of the most important parameters to guarantee accurate measurements with radiofrequency systems is the number of reference nodes used to calculate player position. However, the accuracy of ultra-wideband (UWB) technology has only been analysed with 6 a...
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Since electronic performance and tracking systems have made possible quantification of training load though a wide range of variables, a lack of consensus has been shown about which of them are more suitable to assess player performance. Therefore, this study aimed to provide a narrative review about the use of training load variables to assess sma...
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Curvilinear locomotion is important for team sports performance and requires data collection and monitoring of centripetal forces. Currently, the centripetal force can be measured by different sensors that compose inertial devices, but its accuracy needs to be assessed. Therefore, this research aimed to analyze the accuracy and inter-unit reliabili...
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Accelerometry is a recent method used to quantify workload in team sports. A rapidly increasing number of studies supports the practical implementation of accelerometry monitoring to regulate and optimize training schemes. Therefore, the purposes of this study were: (1) to reflect the current state of knowledge about accelerometry as a method of wo...
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Currently, the load quantification during training and competition in all sports is important to injury prevention, design specific training sessions, and player performance enhancement. The present study aimed to describe the external load profile of amateur-level handball players and to compare the playing position and match outcome-related diffe...
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The development of tracking technology caused a exponentially grow-up of research into this topic. The use of standardized methodologies is useful to contrast data of different studies. On the other hand, a low-cost reference system is needed. For this reason, the main aim of the present research is the description of a specific protocol to accurac...
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The purpose of the present study was to: (a) assess centripetal force (CentF) and changes of direction (COD) in elite soccer players according to playing position (central defender, CD; lateral defender, LD; central midfielder, CM; lateral midfielder, LM; forward, FW), laterality (right-footed vs. left-footed) and field zone (central vs. lateral),...
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The study of the contextual variables that affect soccer performance is important to be able to reproduce the competition context during the training sessions. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of match outcome as related to goal difference (large win, >2 goals, LW; narrow win, 1-2 goals, NW; drawing, D; narrow loss...
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Gómez-Carmona, CD, Bastida-Castillo, A, Rojas-Valverde, D, de la Cruz Sánchez, E, García-Rubio, J, Ibáñez, SJ, and Pino-Ortega, J. Lower-limb dynamics of muscle oxygen saturation during the back-squat exercise: effects of training load and effort level. J Strength Cond Res XX(X): 000-000, 2019-The aim of this study was to analyze the effect of stre...
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El objetivo de este estudio piloto fue describir las demandas de carga externa mediante un EPTS con tecnología de seguimiento UWB en la final del campeonato senior amateur del País-Vasco de fútbol-sala (categoría Tercera División) para comparar las exigencias de ambos equipos en función de: (1) el primer y el segundo tiempo del encuentro, (2) el eq...
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Traditionally, linear transducers have been used to evaluate resistance exercise with linear displacement. The current problem is the assessment of exercises with curvilinear displacement. For this reason, new devices should be assessed during training sessions. The purpose was to evaluate (1) the concurrent validity of mean linear velocity and (2)...
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There has recently been an increase in quantification and objective analysis of soccer performance due to improvements in technology using load indexes such as PlayerLoad TM and Metabolic Power. The objectives of this study were: (1) to describe the performance of PlayerLoad TM and Metabolic Power in competition according to the specific role, matc...
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Objectives: The aims of the present study were: (i) to describe the FFT multi-joint as monopodal postural stability measurement in well-trained athletes, (ii) to compare the within-subject FTT between laterality, joints and body segments, and (iii) to establish the within and between-subject relationship between joints. Methods: Twelve national-le...
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The analysis between the match status and the technical-tactical effectiveness of players and teams is very widespread. Instead, it has not enough evidence whether this phenomenon directly influences the external load demands during the competition. The objective of the present study is to analyse the influence of game outcome in the external load...
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Resumen. Justificación. Los avances tecnológicos han contribuido al desarrollo de nuevo instrumental para la detección de variables de carga interna y externa durante los entrenamientos y la competición en el deporte. La frecuencia cardíaca (FC) es uno de los indicadores más estudiados y utilizados para el control de la carga interna. Actualmente,...
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An understanding of basketball physical demands during official matches is fundamental for designing specific training, tactical and strategic plans as well as recovery methods during congested fixture periods. Such assessments can be performed using wearable indoor time motion tracking systems. The purpose of this study was to analyze the time-mot...
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Current studies have reported high accuracy in global positioning system (GPS) and recently developed ultra-wideband (UWB)-based tracking systems for monitoring time-motion patterns. The accuracy and reliability of both systems may be different in tactical analysis application, an aspect that has never been studied previously. The aims of the prese...
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ABSTRACT Gómez-Carmona, CD, Bastida-Castillo, A, González-Custodio, A, Olcina, G, and Pino-Ortega, J. Using an inertial device (WIMU PRO) to quantify neuromuscular load in running: reliability, convergent validity, and influence of type of surface and device location. J Strength Cond Res XX(X): 000–000, 2019—Currently, the use of accelerometers in...
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O objetivo desta pesquisa é analisar a influência da modificação da lógica interna nas emoções percebidas durante as atividades de expressão corporal em alunos do ensino médio. 80 estudantes (idade: 13,01±0,98 anos, sexo: meninos n=49, meninas n=31, ano escolar: 1ºESO n=28, 2ºESO n=30, 3ºESO n=22) participaram voluntariamente deste estudo. Duas ses...
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Featured Application: The use of the present technology to monitor movement patterns has been shown to be accurate and reliable in indoor conditions. Abstract: The purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of positional data and the inter-unit reliability of an ultra-wide-band (UWB) tracking system. Four well-trained males performed five cou...
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The analysis between the match status and the technical-tactical effectiveness of players and teams is very widespread. Instead, it has not enough evidence whether this phenomenon directly influences the external load demands during the competition. The objective of the present study is to analyse the influence of game outcome in the external load...
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El trabajo de los bomberos es considerado como una de las profesiones con mayor exigencia física y predisposición a padecer estrés, debido a las exigentes condiciones de trabajo y la responsabilidad sobre vidas humanas. Los objetivos de la presente investigación fueron: (i) describir las exigencias cinemáticas, fisiológicas y de estrés en bomberos,...
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El trabajo de los bomberos es considerado como una de las profesiones con mayor exigencia física y predisposición a padecer estrés, debido a las exigentes condiciones de trabajo y la responsabilidad sobre vidas humanas. Los objetivos de la presente investigación fueron: (i) describir las exigencias cinemáticas, fisiológicas y de estrés en bomberos,...
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Introducción: Las emociones percibidas por los alumnos durante las sesiones de expresión corporal son determinantes para conseguir una mayor satisfacción y motivación durante la práctica. Por tanto, es importante analizar la influencia de la lógica interna en las actividades de expresión en los alumnos participantes. Objetivos: El objetivo de esta...
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El objetivo de este trabajo fue revisar el funcionamiento de la espectroscopia de infrarrojo cercano y sus diferentes aplicaciones en el ámbito deportivo como son: la descripción de las exigencias oxidativas mediante su monitorización tanto en contextos de resistencia y fuerza, y la evaluación de su aplicación en programas de entrenamiento. Para el...
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RESUMEN El objetivo de este trabajo fue revisar el funcionamiento de la espectroscopia de infrarrojo cercano y sus diferentes aplicaciones en el ámbito deportivo como son: la descripción de las exigencias oxidativas mediante su monitorización tanto en contextos de resistencia y fuerza, y la evaluación de su aplicación en programas de entrenamiento....
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The analysis between the match status and the technical-tactical effectiveness of players and teams is very widespread. Instead, it has not enough evidence whether this phenomenon directly influences the external load demands during the competition. The objective of the present study is to analyse the influence of game outcome in the external load...
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Currently, the use of accelerometry to analyze training and competition is on the increase. Thus, accelerometers must be reliable when calculating different variables from raw data. The purpose of this investigation was to assess the reliability of triaxial accelerometers that contain inertial devices for measuring external loads in sports. Four an...
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Resumen Actualmente, existe un aumento de la aplicación de los dispositivos inerciales para la cuantificación del rango activo de movimiento y de la variable velocidad angular en ejercicios con un centro de rotación. Por lo tanto, previo a su uso, se requiere que sea evaluada su validez y fiabilidad para tal fin. Objetivos: Los objetivos de esta in...
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Objetivo: Los objetivos de este trabajo fueron examinar (i) las exigencias cinemáticas en entrenamientos y partidos de competición oficial, (ii) diferencias en dichas exigencias entre partidos y entrenamientos y (iii) diferencias entre puestos específicos en jugadores de fútbol de categoría benjamín. Participantes: 11 jugadores benjamines participa...
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Gracias a los avances tecnológicos, se han desarrollado nuevos métodos para el análisis de variables fisiológicas, cinemáticas y de posicionamiento espacial en el deporte. La obtención de datos cuantitativos permite mejorar el proceso de entrenamiento en todos sus ámbitos. Objetivos: El presente estudio examinó 1) la validez del dispositivo WIMU PR...
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Background: Currently, there is an increase in the application of accelerometers to quantify physical activity level through daily steps, and therefore, it is required that the devices are valid and reliable. The current study tested (i) the validity of the WIMU PROTM inertial device in steps detection and (ii) the inter-device reliability for ste...
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p>Los avances tecnológicos han contribuido a la mejora de la colección de datos fisiológicos y cinemáticos con relación a la competición y los entrenamientos. Dispositivos inerciales tales como WIMUPRO<sup>TM</sup> (RealTrack Systems, Almería, España) compuesto por diferentes sensores (cuatro acelerómetros, dos giróscopos, un magnetómetro, un chip...
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There is interest in the accuracy and inter-unit reliability of position-tracking systems to monitor players. Research into this technology, although relatively recent, has grown exponentially in the last years, and it is difficult to find professional team sport that does not use Global Positioning System (GPS) technology at least. The aim of this...
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Nowadays, there is an increasing interest in the study of mechanisms produced during strength training. Mean propulsive velocity loss has been widely used by trainers and sports scientists in strength training control. The aim of the present study was to analyze the relationship between mean propulsive velocity loss and approximate entropy, and to...
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The purpose of this research was to perform a trunk strength assessment of protocols described in the literature using accelerometry, by means of CV and ApEn entropy calculations. In addition, to check differences in CV and ApEn variables depending on the type of exercise, as a secondary objective. Twenty-four male subjects who were part of a footb...
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Resumen Justificación. Actualmente, existe un creciente interés en la investigación en el uso del fenómeno de potenciación post-activación (PAP) para la mejora del rendimiento deportivo. Por tanto, el objetivo de este trabajo es comprobar el efecto de diferentes variaciones de cargas sobre la velocidad media propulsiva (VMP) en la ejecución de los...
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This study presents a proposal for the integration of photocell data (time) into an inertial system. We divert the signal emitted by the infrared cell (ChronoJump, Spain) towards the inertial device (WIMU PRO, RealTrack System, Almeria, Spain) by an ANT + transmitter to make a mark that is later visualised in S PRO software (RealTrack System, Almer...
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La evaluación de la flexibilidad de la musculatura isquiosural es una práctica habitual en el ámbito de la salud físico-deportiva. Tradicionalmente, el goniómetro y software de video han sido bien valorados y utilizados para valorar el rango de movimiento de esta musculatura (Moral-Muñoz et al., 2015 y Aalto et al., 2005). Aunque, el nivel de fiabi...
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RESUMEN El objetivo de esta investigación es comprobar los cambios en la oxigenación muscular del recto anterior durante la realización del ejercicio de sentadilla según el tipo de recuperación. Para ello, 11 sujetos varones bien entrenados fueron distribuidos aleatoriamente a tres grupos experimentales: grupo que realiza recuperación pasiva con 2...

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1. To analyze the validity and reliability reported by the different indexes and variables of neuromuscular, tactical, and kinematic load in semiprofessional football. 2. To know, describe, and highlight the training and competition characteristics and demands in semiprofessional football. 3. To analyze the differences derived from the use of two types of radiofrequency technologies for the control of external load in semiprofessional football.
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This PhD Thesis has three objectives: (a) assess the validity and reliability of an inertial device to measure centripetal force in soccer, (b) analyze the effect of body composition, laterality and playing position in changes of direction and centripetal force demands, and (c) evaluate the effect of match outcome, match location, pitch surface and type of competition in changes of direction and centripetal force demands.
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Assess Load and Fatigue and Develop Recovery Strategies ins Sports