Determining age-related developmental changes in body size (i.e., height and weight) or weight relative to height (BMI) is inadequate for understanding the actual changes that occur, because the body is composed of many different tissues.
Attention and Motor Skill Learning
Insights into the various facets of expertise of concert pianists, as well as the role their attentional focus plays in delivering a “perfect” performance.
Former senator Bill Bradley briefly explains how competition influences his life and career.
Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System-2nd Edition
Learn more about the tibiofemoral joint and the ligaments
Ergonomics in Sport and Physical Activity
Many types of physical activity, whether in recreational or occupational contexts, have a high prevalence of back pain.
As more nations entered competition, ethnic variations in ability appeared.
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Several myths still circulate about the use of psychological techniques in optimizing performance.
Latinos in U.S Sport
Latinos are often at a disadvantage compared to their white counterparts in U.S. soccer, and have found ways to create their own opportunities.
Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise eBook
Like personal trainers and group exercise instructors, strength and conditioning coaches help others to improve their fitness. But strength and conditioning coaches differ from the others in one very important way—the clients they work with are focused on improving their performance or skill in a sport.
Perceptual-Motor Activities for Children With Web Resource
Do grapevine (crossover) steps from cone to cone. Along the way, touch each cone and say the letter shown on the card for that cone.
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