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Assessments for Muscular Fitness

Assessments for Muscular Fitness

There is not one test of muscular fitness that is best. Rather, different tests can be used to safely and effectively assess muscular strength or muscular endurance in various age groups. read more
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Advocating for Your Profession

Advocating for Your Profession

Now more than ever, physical education is a critically important school subject for reasons related to its contribution to children’s overall physical and psychological well-being and for the contribution it can make to the intellectual growth of children. read more
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Understanding Tournaments and Leagues

Understanding Tournaments and Leagues

Covers nine types of tournaments or leagues: single elimination, double elimination, multilevel, straight round robin, round robin double split, round robin triple split, round robin quadruple split, semi–round robins, and extended (such as ladder and pyramid tournaments). read more
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Coach = Role Model

Coach = Role Model

The coach, by the very nature of the position, is a role model for athletes and a representative of an entire profession and sport. The coach’s dress, behavior, and relationship with others should be professional. Because of the position of authority and responsibility, the coach’s personal life should also be held to high standards. read more
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Musculoskeletal System

Musculoskeletal System

The skeletal and muscular systems work together to produce movement. Collectively, they are referred to as the musculoskeletal system. read more
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Impacts of technology in outdoor recreation and adventure

Impacts of technology in outdoor recreation and adventure

Technology plays an increasingly influential and important role in outdoor recreation and adventure. The last 10 years, in particular, have seen a virtual explosion of technological developments in the outdoors, ranging from clothes to equipment such as signaling devices and protective gear. read more
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Principles and Components of Cooling Down

Principles and Components of Cooling Down

The purpose of a cool-down is to gradually return the body to its normal functioning; again the key word here is ‘gradually’. read more
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Strategies for Minimizing Off-Task Behavior

Strategies for Minimizing Off-Task Behavior

Appropriate on-task behavior is often described as students behaving positively in a way that is consistent with the goals of the educational setting (Siedentop & Tannehill, 2000). A class of students who are on task most of the lesson contributes to a positive learning environment and is unlikely to present discipline problems. read more
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Tips for Spare Shooting

Tips for Spare Shooting

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in. -Napoleon. Spare shooting is an area in which it’s difficult to distinguish between mental and physical aspects of the game. read more
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Nutrition and overall health

Nutrition and overall health

Researchers of nearly all chronic diseases have studied the role of nutrition. (The term chronic is used to refer to diseases that often begin at a younger age and develop over time.) read more
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