Competition is not responsible for either the positive or the negative consequences so frequently highlighted by the media. The impact of competition, both helpful and detrimental, results not from competition itself but from how it is organized and conducted. As a coach, you play a major role in making sport a positive competitive experience�or not.
Psychological Dynamics of Sport and Exercise-3rd Edition
Hierarchical models of self-concept and self-esteem are multifaceted.
Motivating People to Be Physically Active-2nd Edition
Implement stage-specific strategies for your community physical activity programs.
Skeletal Muscle Damage and Repair eBook
Muscle strains are the most common cause of muscle injury.
Sport Psychology for Coaches eBook
Coaches need to be able to clearly communicate expectations, goals, standards, and feelings to their athletes.
Research Methods in Physical Activity 6th Edition eBook
The most common sources of data collection in qualitative research are interviews, observations, and review of documents.
Introduction to Kinesiology 4th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Despite popular opinion, no distinguishable �athletic personality� has been shown to exist. That is, no consistent research findings show that athletes possess a general personality type distinct from the personality of nonathletes.
Biophysical Foundations of Human Movement 3rd Edition eBook
Adaptations are common following injury and surgical treatment.
Physiology of Sport and Exercise With Web Study Guide-5th Edition
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!
Clinical Guide to Musculoskeletal Palpation eBook
Positions: Patient: supine, with the cervical spine in neutral. Clinician: standing or sitting at the head of the table.
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.