List of Scientific Publications

Scientific Research in Sport and Exercise Sciences

 

List of Publications
by Dr Stefan Kolimechkov as a lead author and co-author

Total Publications
31

 

FULL PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES
16. Izov, N., Alexandrova, A., Petrov, L., Kachaunov, M., Sheytanova, T., & Kolimechkov, S. (2020). Dynamics of training distress, performance, and excretion of cortisol and cortisone in urine during six weeks of training in elite swimmers. Human. Sport. Medicine, 20(S1), 84-91. https://doi.org/10.14529/hsm20s111
Full article » Dynamics of training distress, performance, and excretion of cortisol and cortisone in urine during six weeks of training in elite swimmers, 2020 | Journal » | Info »
15. Kolimechkov, S., Castro-Piñero, J., Petrov, L., & Alexandrova, A. (2020). The effect of elbow position on the handgrip strength test in children: validity and reliability of TKK 5101 and DynX dynamometers. Pedagogy of Physical Culture and Sports, 24(5), 240-247. https://doi.org/10.15561/26649837.2020.0504
Full article » The effect of elbow position on the handgrip strength test in children: validity and reliability of TKK 5101 and DynX dynamometers, 2020 | Journal » | Info »
14. Kolimechkov, S. & Petrov, L. (2020). The Body Mass Index: A Systematic Review. Journal of Exercise Physiology and Health, 3(2), 21-27.
Full article » The Body Mass Index: A Systematic Review, 2020 | Journal » | Info »
13. Miteva, S., Yanev, I., Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., Mladenov, L., Georgieva, V., & Somlev, P. (2020). Nutrition and body composition of elite rhythmic gymnasts from Bulgaria. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching, 15(1), 108–116. https://doi.org/10.1177/1747954119892803
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12. Penov, R., Petrov, L., Kolimechkov, S. (2020). Changes in heart rate and blood lactate concentration during karate kata competition. Pedagogy of physical culture and sports (Pedagogics, psychology, medical-biological problems of physical training and sports), 24(3):137-142. https://doi.org/10.15561/26649837.2020.0306
Full article » Changes in heart rate and blood lactate concentration during karate kata competition, 2020 | Journal » | Info »
11. Neykov, S., Bachev, V., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Andonov, S., & Kolimechkov, S. (2019). Application of hypoxicators in the rowers’ training. Pedagogics, Psychology, Medical-Biological Problems of Physical Training and Sports, 23(5), 239-245. DOI: 10.15561/18189172.2019.0505
Full article » Application of hypoxicators in the rowers’ training, 2019 | Journal » | Info »
10. Kolimechkov, S., Yanev, I., Kiuchukov, I., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Zaykova, D., & Stoimenov, E. (2019). Nutritional status and body composition of young artistic gymnasts from Bulgaria. Journal of Applied Sports Sciences, 1, 39-52.
Full article » Nutritional status and body composition of young artistic gymnasts from Bulgaria, 2019 | Journal » | Info »
9. Kiuchukov, I., Yanev, I., Petrov, L., Kolimechkov, S., Alexandrova, A., Zaykova, D., & Stoimenov, E. (2019). Impact of gymnastics training on the health-related physical fitness of young female and male artistic gymnasts. Science of Gymnastics Journal, 11(2), 175 - 187.
Full article » Impact of gymnastics training on the health-related physical fitness of young female and male artistic gymnasts, 2019 | Certificate » | Journal » | Info »
8. Alexandrova, A., Petrov, L., Makaveev, R., Tsvetanova, E., Georgieva, A. & Kolimechkov, S. (2019). Erythrocyte Oxidative Status after Maximal Aerobic Test in Wrestlers. Human. Sport. Medicine, 19(1), 15-21. DOI: 10.14529/hsm190102.
Full article » Erythrocyte Oxidative Status after Maximal Aerobic Test in Wrestlers, 2019 | Journal » | Info »
7. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., & Alexandrova, A. (2019). Alpha-fit test battery norms for children and adolescents from 5 to 18 years of age obtained by a linear interpolation of existing European physical fitness references. European Journal of Physical Education and Sport Science, 5(4), 1-14.
Full article » Alpha-fit test battery norms for children and adolescents from 5 to 18 years of age obtained by a linear interpolation of existing European physical fitness references, 2019 | Certificate » | Journal » | Info »
6. Petrov, L., Penov, R., Kolimechkov, S. & Alexandrova, A. (2018). Physiological and biochemical changes after a programmed kumite in male Shotokan karate practitioners. Archives of Budo Science of Martial Arts and Extreme Sports, 14, 171 - 178.
Full article » Physiological and biochemical changes after a programmed kumite in male Shotokan karate practitioners, 2018 | Journal » | Info »
5. Alexandrova, A., Penov, R., Petrov, L., Cholakov, K., & Kolimechkov, S. (2018). Competitive bout model as a tool for estimation of female karateka specific endurance. European Journal of Physical Education and Sport Science, 4(9), 30-41.
Full article » Competitive bout model as a tool for estimation of female karateka specific endurance, 2018 | Certificate » | Journal » | Info »
4. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., & Cholakov, K. (2018). BeepShuttle Junior: Software for the Administration of the 20m Shuttle Run Test in Children and Adolescents. Journal of Advanced Sport Technology, 1(3), 35-40.
Full article » BeepShuttle Junior: Software for the Administration of the 20m Shuttle Run Test in Children and Adolescents, 2018 | Certificate » | Journal » | Info »
3. Kolimechkov, S. (2017). Physical fitness assessment in children and adolescents: a systematic review. European Journal of Physical Education and Sport Science, 3(4), 65-78.
Full article » Physical fitness assessment in children and adolescents: a systematic review, 2017 | Certificate » | Journal » | Info »
2. Kolimechkov, S.T., Petrov, L.A., Alexandrova, A.V. & Atanasov, P.S. (2016). Nutrition and physical development assessment of pre-school and primary school children practising artistic gymnastics. African Journal for Physical Activity and Health Sciences, 22(2:2), 565-577.
Full article » Nutrition and physical development assessment of pre-school and primary school children practising artistic gymnastics, 2016 | Journal » | Info »
1. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., Ilinova, B., Alexandrova, A., Andreeva, L. & Atanasov, P. (2013). Assessment of the physical development of pre-school and primary school children practising artistic gymnastics. Journal of Sport Science ('Спорт и Наука') 2013, 4, 106-115.
Full article » Assessment of the physical development of pre-school and primary school children practising artistic gymnastics, 2013 (translation from Bulgarian) | Info »
ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN PROCEEDING BOOKS
3. Bachev, V., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Neykov, S., Kolimechkov, S. and Mihaylov, V. (2019). Some metrological aspects of measurements of quantitative characteristics during a hypoxic training of elite rowers, XXIX International Scientific Symposium 'Metrology and Metrology Assurance' (MMA) 2019 (pp. 150-153). Sozopol, Bulgaria. doi: 10.1109/MMA.2019.8935990.
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2. Bonova, I., Kolimechkov, S., Hristov, O., Petrova, B., Kostova, N. & Vekova, A. (2019). Physical fitness levels of Bulgarian primary school children in relationship to overweight and obesity. In T. Iancheva (Ed.), International Scientific Congress 'Applied Sports Sciences' 2019 (pp. 335-339). Sofia, Bulgaria: NSA Press.
Full article » Physical fitness levels of Bulgarian primary school children in relationship to overweight and obesity, 2019 | Info »
1. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov L. & Alexandrova A. (2017). Physical activity assessment using a modified PAQ-C questionnaire. In T. Iancheva (Ed.), International Scientific Congress 'Applied Sports Sciences' 2017 (pp. 346-350). Sofia, Bulgaria: NSA Press.
Full article » Physical activity assessment using a modified PAQ-C questionnaire, 2017 | Info »
ABSTRACTS PUBLISHED IN CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
12. Bonova, I., Kolimechkov, S., Hristov, O., Petrova, B., Kostova, N. & Vekova, A. (2019). Physical fitness levels of Bulgarian primary school children in relationship to overweight and obesity. 2nd International Scientific Congress of Applied Sports Sciences & 1st Balkan Scientific Congress 'Physical Education, Sports, Health', Sofia, Bulgaria, 15-16 November 2019
Presented Paper » | Info »
11. Kolimechkov, S. & Petrov, L. (2019). Turmeric: Benefits for Athletes. Symposium 'Bioactive substances with application in sport' from the 2nd International Scientific Congress of Applied Sports Sciences & 1st Balkan Scientific Congress 'Physical Education, Sports, Health', Sofia, Bulgaria, 15-16 November 2019
Presented Paper » | Certificate » | Info »
10. Bachev, V., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Naykov, S., Kolimechkov, S. & Mihaylov, V. (2019). Some metrological aspects of measurements of quantitative characteristics during a hypoxic training of elite rowers. XXIX International Scientific Symposium 'Metrology and Metrology Assurance', Sozopol, Bulgaria, 6-10 September 2019.
Abstract » Some metrological aspects of measurements of quantitative characteristics during a hypoxic training of elite rowers, 2019 | Certificate » | Info »
9. Kolimechkov, S., Miteva, S., Yanev, I. & Petrov, L. (2019). Body composition and nutrient intake of Olympic and elite rhythmic gymnasts. 24th Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Prague, Czech Republic, 3-6 July 2019.
Abstract » Body composition and nutrient intake of Olympic and elite rhythmic gymnasts, 2019 | Presented Paper » | Certificate » | Info » | Video »
8. Kolimechkov, S., Kiuchukov, I., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Yanev, I., Zaykova, D. & Stoimenov, E. (2018). Physical fitness assessment of young artistic gymnasts. BASES Conference 2018 – Programme and Abstracts, Harrogate, UK, 27-28 November. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36:sup1, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2018.1521633.
Abstract » Physical fitness assessment of young artistic gymnasts, 2018 | Presented Paper » | Certificate » | Info » | Video »
7. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L. & Alexandrova, A. (2018). Combined sets of European physical fitness percentile scores, with appropriate interpolations, for children and adolescents for the Alpha-fit test battery. 13th FIEP European Congress and 29th FIEP World Congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 26-29 September 2018. Marmara University Press.
Abstract » Combined sets of European physical fitness percentile scores, with appropriate interpolations, for children and adolescents for the Alpha-fit test battery, 2018 | Presented Paper » | Certificate » | Info » | Video »
6. Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Kolimechkov, S., Kiuchukov, I., Yanev, I., Zaykova, D. & Stoimenov, E. (2018). Physical development of young artistic gymnasts. XXVIII International Conference: Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union - Innovation and Prosperity, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria, 1 June 2018.
Presented Poster » (in Bulgarian) | Certificate » | Info »
5. Kiuchukov, I., Kolimechkov, S., Yanev, I., Alexandrova, A., Zaykova, D., Stoimenov, E. & Petrov, L. (2018). Physical fitness and physical preparation of young artistic gymnasts. Annual Conference of the Department of Gymnastics at the National Sports Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria, 23 May 2018.
Presented Paper » (in Bulgarian) | Info »
4. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L. & Alexandrova, A. (2017). Physical activity assessment using a modified PAQ-C questionnaire. 1st International Scientific Congress of Applied Sports Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria, 1-2 December 2017.
Presented Paper » | Certificate » | Info » | Video »
3. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L. & Alexandrova, A. (2017). Effect of elbow position on grip strength in children: validity and reliability of TKK 5101 and DynX dynamometers. BASES Conference 2017 – Programme and Abstracts, Nottingham, UK, 28-29 November. Journal of Sports Sciences, 35:sup1, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2017.1378421.
Abstract » Effect of elbow position on grip strength in children: validity and reliability of TKK 5101 and DynX dynamometers, 2017 | Poster » | Certificate » | Info »
2. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A. & Cholakov, K. (2017). BeepShuttle: Software for assessing the cardiorespiratory fitness of children and adolescents. 12th FIEP European Congress, Luxembourg, 13-16 September 2017.
Abstract » BeepShuttle: Software for assessing the cardiorespiratory fitness of children and adolescents, 2017 | Presented Poster » | Info » | Video »
1. Kolimechkov, S., Petrov, L., Alexandrova, A., Andreeva, L. & Atanasov, P. (2013). Assessment of the nutrition and physical development of pre-school and primary school children practising artistic gymnastics. VI-th National Nutrition Conference, Varna, Bulgaria, 17 May 2013.
Presented Paper » (translation from Bulgarian) | Info »

List of Scientific Publications