Physical Activity Interventions in Children and Adolescents
Although the nonschool period has much potential for physical activity interventions, few formal interventions have been developed to address youth who are inactive outside of the school setting.
Aggressiveness in athletics is, in most cases, a learned behavior, but in time it can become locked into a player�s personality.
Tapering and Peaking for Optimal Performance eBook
Ric Charlesworth was the national coach of the Australian women�s field hockey team from 1993 - 2000, when they won gold medals at both the 1996 and 2000 Olympic Games.
Running Anatomy eBook
Running shoes work for running because they are designed and manufactured to meet the demands of bearing three to four times the body�s weight on impact.
Motor Control and Learning-5th Edition
Here, the author presents some of the evidence about the retention and retention loss of motor skills.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Muscle soreness felt a day or two after a heavy bout of exercise is not totally understood, yet researchers are continuing to give us greater insight into this phenomenon.
NSCA's Guide to Tests and Assessments eBook
Although many of the factors affecting the expression of muscular strength cannot be controlled by the fitness professional interested in assessing muscular strength, many can.
Lifestyle Wellness Coaching 2nd Edition eBook
The second core competency, establishing the coaching agreement, is defined by the ICF (2011c) as the ability to understand what is required in the specific coaching interaction and to come to agreement with the prospective and new client about the coaching process and relationship.
Motor Learning and Performance 5th Edition With Web Study Guide
Because skills make up such a large part of human life, scientists and educators have been trying for centuries to understand the determinants of skills and the factors that affect their performance.
Dynatomy With DVD
Review five factors that determine levels of stability and mobility.
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.