For decades, sportswriters and fans have pondered why super athletes continue competing far past their prime when they seem to have all the financial security and adulation that they could possibly need.
To develop effective older adult physical activity interventions, it is important to understand factors that predict participation and adherence.
As more nations entered competition, ethnic variations in ability appeared.
Anger Management in Sport
Anger, aggression, and violence can surface while participating in sports and affect how the game is played.
Social Issues in Sport-2nd Edition
Schools that support Division I athletic programs either at the FBS or FCS level often justify their expenditures by pointing out that high-profile winning programs generate volumes of publicity for the university, contribute to school spirit among students, and increase donations from alumni and other prominent supporters.
Prescriptive Stretching eBook
Using the wrong technique during stretching can waste your time and increase your risk of injury.
Advanced Analysis of Motor Development
If early developing motor differences exist, then assessment of these deficits may aid in identifying children at risk for ASD at a younger age than is currently possible.
Biochemistry Primer for Exercise Science 4th Edition eBook
The control of gene expression in skeletal muscle has been an area of active research for many years.
Applying Educational Psychology in Coaching Athletes
According to the concept of psychological hedonism and the pain�pleasure principle, people are motivated to obtain pleasure and avoid pain.
Delavier's Mixed Martial Arts Anatomy
For optimal transfer, strength training must adapt to a fighter�s needs, not the other way around.
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.