An important milestone in the motor development of an infant is the ability to sit unsupported.
Perception, Cognition, and Decision Training
The decision-training model has three steps and includes seven cognitive skills, seven cognitive triggers, and seven decision-training tools.
Focused for Fastpitch
The concept of mental toughness refers to the optimal mind-set for competition. Players who are mentally tough thrive on the pressure associated with playing competitive softball.
Anatomical illustrations demonstrate how to improve back musculature
Sport and Character
How does "team magic" come about? There are no guarantees, but it requires the genuine respect of the team members for each other and for the team.
Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology eBook
Here, we will discuss how strength training results in directly measurable changes in the way motor units are recruited during effort.
Motor Learning and Development eBook
Motivation influences activity initiation and persistence.
Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise
The very best programs provide a solid grounding in the broad field of kinesiology, including exercise physiology; biomechanics; motor development, control and learning; sport psychology; and sociocultural analysis of sport and physical activity.
Fundamentals of Sport Management
The enormous power and reach of the media make it especially important to consider well the ethical standards to which the profession aspires on a daily basis.
Clinical Mechanics and Kinesiology eBook With Web Resource
The player acts as if she is going to the right but quickly and aggressively plants the right foot and immediately reverses her motion and accelerates to the opposite left side.
It is not unusual for athletes to exhibit an “abnormal” ECG due to the effect of exercise training on the anatomy and autonomic control of the heart. However, it is important to understand which ECG abnormalities may be physiologic and which are likely to be pathologic.