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Although international travel is routine nowadays for recreational purposes, it is not without problems for the traveling athlete.
Sport in America eBook, Volume II
In the nineteenth century, gender roles, cheating, and proper etiquette were greatly influenced by the game of croquet.
Sport Mechanics for Coaches-3rd Edition
The combination of mechanical principles with human anatomy allows you to understand sport mechanics.
Fundamentals of Motor Behavior
It is sometimes helpful to isolate the role of individual senses to gain a better understanding of the extent to which they guide movement skills.
Advanced Neuromuscular Exercise Physiology
Here we discuss some of the general physiological mechanisms that maintain blood pressure when muscle demands for oxygen delivery are high and also the local mechanisms that match blood flow to metabolic demand.
NSCA's Guide to Tests and Assessments eBook
The majority of tests and training protocols emphasize lower extremity muscular power. However, upper extremity power production and performance are also exceedingly important for most sports and activities.
Focused for Rugby
You should recognize that a number of factors influence confidence and that building confidence takes time.
There is a lot of science behind optimal training plan development for triathletes. As multisport participation becomes more popular, the research literature on best practices and training methodologies expands at a staggering rate. Although the science of effective training is certainly important, so is the art of developing a training plan.
Exercise Psychology 2nd Edition eBook
Characteristics of the target group, such as age, living situation, and income, should be considered in selecting interventions.
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.