Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System eBook-2nd Edition
Learn more about the tibiofemoral joint and the ligaments
Measurement and Evaluation in Human Performance With Web Study Guide-4th Edition
American Psychological Association (APA) provides recommendations on giving psychological tests.
Inside Sport Psychology eBook
The relaxing place technique involves visualizing a real or imaginary location that carries strong associations of relaxation.
Social Issues in Sport 2nd Edition eBook
While participation is at an all-time high, when we look at the numbers, it�s not all good news.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment
Most Americans watch several hours of television each night and are bombarded by commercials (Holmes, 2008). But Americans are not alone in their television habits, despite the health detriments associated with excessive viewing.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment eBook
Many factors influence whether people use physical activity resources. In this chapter we discuss the more common factors examined in the research literature, including those we think are the strongest predictors of physical activity resource use: accessibility, proximity, safety, and the presence and quality of features and amenities, aesthetics, and incivilities.
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.
Delavier's Core Training Anatomy
The rest time between sets can vary from 1 second to 1 minute, depending on the difficulty of the exercise as well as your goals.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Traditionally, exercise physiologists have recommended one of three regimens to improve aerobic power: continuous exercise at a moderate to high intensity; long, slow (low-intensity) exercise; or interval training.
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.
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.