Shopping Basket 0
Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.

HUMAN KINETICS

News and Excerpts


advanced


41 - 50 of 2247   Articles
Introduction – A change in view of hydration

Introduction – A change in view of hydration

Marathon runners were not alone in this belief. Cyclists in the race that was considered the ultimate physical challenge—the Tour de France—were advised similarly: “Avoid drinking when racing, especially in hot weather. Drink as little as possible, and with the liquid not too cold. It is only a question of will power. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Does music improve exercise performance?

Does music improve exercise performance?

Cybex cycle ergometer were performed by 16 subjects, one with and one without “trance” dance music (a combination of forms of electronic music) being played in the background. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Use specialized wrestling workouts to train for tough matches

Use specialized wrestling workouts to train for tough matches

The typical wrestling workout session involves spending about 50 percent of the time in the neutral position perfecting takedown skills. This is a smart workout approach because of the great importance takedown superiority has for winning matches. Next, both bottom and top mat wrestling would be equally divided for the purpose of polishing escape or reversal and ride or pinning combination skills. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Transitioning to Developmental Stage 2

Transitioning to Developmental Stage 2

Once students are consistently demonstrating Level I and II behaviors, you should transition to the second developmental stage. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
The Importance of Pacing

The Importance of Pacing

Pacing in sport is critical for reaching an end point, the finish, in the shortest possible time or ahead of the competition. In many sports, the objective is to outscore the competition; in those sports pacing is often used tactically to score at the right time, when chances of success are most likely. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Plyometric Drills

Plyometric Drills

Stability Ball Impact Lockouts | Purpose: To strengthen the core and improve the body’s ability to absorb impact. Procedure: Assume a hand-on-ball push-up position, keeping the core (abdominal muscles, lower back, and hips) tight (see figure a). read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Agility Training Drills

Agility Training Drills

The following types of drills should be included in an agility training program: Line drills: Drills conducted in a linear fashion that incorporate change of direction, footwork, reaction time, acceleration, deceleration, stopping ability, conditioning, transitions between skills, and cutting ability. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Practice It: Oversized and Undersized Ball Spins/Harness Training

Practice It: Oversized and Undersized Ball Spins/Harness Training

Using a baseball or an 11-inch ball may help the pitcher make the correct movements to get underneath the ball. The smaller size of the ball allows the fingers to be more flexible and allows the correct movements to occur with less effort. read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Basketball success determined more by winning attitude than skill

Basketball success determined more by winning attitude than skill

Nancy Lieberman explains how to become a complete player in new book read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
A proven program for basketball success with enhanced edition of Winning Basketball Fundamentals

A proven program for basketball success with enhanced edition of Winning Basketball Fundamentals

Lee Rose’s player Performance Rating System now available through Apple iBookstore and Amazon Kindle store read more
Share Facebook Reddit LinkedIn Twitter
Found: 2247   Displaying: 41-50
Page 3 4 5 6 7 Next Page
Subscribe to feed Subscribe to feed

Tools


Print

Get the latest news, special offers, and updates on authors and products. SIGN UP NOW!

Human Kinetics Rewards

About Our Products

Book Excerpts

Catalogs

News and Articles

About Us

Career Opportunities

Events

Partners

Business to Business

Author Center

HK Today Newsletter

Services

Exam/Desk Copies

Language rights translation

Association Management

Associate Program

Rights and Permissions

Featured Programs

Human Kinetics Coach Education

Fitnessgram

Fitness for Life

Active Living Every Day

Connect with Us

Google Plus YouTube Tumblr Pinterest

Terms & Conditions

/

Privacy Policy

/

Safe Harbor