The instruction to �use more of the back of your leg� is sometimes employed by teachers to encourage
greater use of the hamstring muscles when the feet are weight bearing, particularly when the
teacher feels that the student is overusing the �front of the legs� (quadriceps femoris).
Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology eBook
See what kind of jobs are available in the sport and exercise psychology fields.
The Sport Psych Handbook eBook
Another key step in team-building strategies is motivating team members to take specific action steps that will sustain the process.
Sociology of Sport and Social Theory
Figurational theory is used to analyze fan behavior in European football, or what North Americans refer to as soccer.
Focused for Soccer 2nd Edition eBook
Positive relationships can act as the glue that cements players and coaches to the cause and binds them together as a team.
Pilates Anatomy eBook
The powerhouse, or core, can be described as the area from the bottom of the rib cage to a line across the hip joints in the front and to the base of the buttocks in the back.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Inactivity is a major cause of obesity in the United States. In fact, a sedentary lifestyle may be just as important in the development of obesity as overeating!
Advanced Analysis of Motor Development eBook
If early developing motor differences exist, then assessment of these deficits may aid in identifying children at risk for ASD at a younger age than is currently possible.
Biochemistry Primer for Exercise Science 4th Edition eBook
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of short, noncoding RNA molecules that bind to mRNA molecules and play a central role in regulating gene expression through posttranscriptional gene silencing (reviewed in Bushati and Cohen 2007).
Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement 3rd Edition eBook
Adaptations are common following injury and surgical treatment.
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.