Applications of information on youth health outcomes for both researchers and professionals
Vision and Goal-Directed Movement
Elliott and Khan contend that there are two types of visual regulation associated with goal-directed movement.
Running Anatomy eBook
Running shoes work for running because they are designed and manufactured to meet the demands of bearing three to four times the body�s weight on impact.
Fundamentals of Motor Behavior
When providing augmented feedback, whether it is about an outcome or technique, it is a good idea to keep in mind five �rules of thumb.�
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.
The Athlete's Clock
The concept of pacing is rooted in the idea that athletes make cognitive, purposeful decisions regarding velocity based on previous experience and sensory input.
Delavier's Mixed Martial Arts Anatomy
For optimal transfer, strength training must adapt to a fighter�s needs, not the other way around.
Applied Health Fitness Psychology
Exercise is challenging, no question about it. People who have spent years leading a sedentary lifestyle cannot expect to strengthen muscles, make new demands on the heart and lungs, lose weight, and reach performance goals in just a few weeks.
Running Mechanics and Gait Analysis With Online Video
Barefoot running, or running in a minimalist shoe, has received increasing attention within the popular media over the past several years.
Life Span Motor Development 6th Edition With Web Study Guide
The growth process begins the instant an ovum (egg) and spermatozoon fuse in fertilization. Carried out under the control of genes, early development is astonishingly precise. Genes, then, determine the normal aspects of development and inherited abnormal development.
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.