Information from Patla and Vickers who recorded the gaze of participants as they approached and stepped over obstacles of varying height.
Souled Out? eBook
Baseball bygones: going soft on hardball.
Second Wind eBook
The human body was made to be used. Today, swimmers in middle age are capable of turning in their fastest times ever. Men and women are building muscle mass in their 80s.
Advanced Environmental Exercise Physiology
Even after centuries of research, the fundamental system of control of thermal balance in humans, as well as other mammals and homeotherms, remains controversial.
Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System eBook-2nd Edition
Widespread participation in youth sports increase the risk of physeal injury, resulting in more permanent problems
Social Issues in Sport-2nd Edition
While participation is at an all-time high, when we look at the numbers, it�s not all good news.
Reversing the Obesogenic Environment
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.
Yoga Anatomy 2nd Edition eBook
Cells are the fundamental building blocks of life, from single-celled plants to multitrillion-celled animals. The human body, which is made up of roughly 100 trillion cells, begins as two newly created cells.
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 eBook With Web Study Guide
As you�ll recall from chapter 2, the movement programming stage is the third in the sequence of information-processing stages.
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.