Ric Charlesworth was the national coach of the Australian women�s field hockey team from 1993 - 2000, when they won gold medals at both the 1996 and 2000 Olympic Games.
Youth Strength Training
Considering a youth strength training program? Important information to read before you do.
Tapering and Peaking for Optimal Performance eBook
Bob Bowman, most recently known for his successful coaching of Michael Phelps in the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, offers advice on the planning phase of tapering for elite swimmers.
Many people find it difficult to relate to someone who has a physical disability. This lack of understanding can create additional challenges for people with disabilities. If society responded more adequately to people who have impairments, they would not experience nearly as many challenges and limitations
Heart Rate Training
Several conditions may cause your heart rate numbers to skip all over the place.
The Strength Training Anatomy Workout
The bigger a muscle is, the stronger it will be. However, you probably know of someone who is very strong but does not have large muscles.
Delavier's Core Training Anatomy
The rest time between sets can vary from 1 second to 1 minute, depending on the difficulty of the exercise as well as your goals.
Delavier's Mixed Martial Arts Anatomy
In strength training, it is difficult to reproduce this three-part sequence using only one technique to increase intensity.
Facilitated Stretching 4th Edition eBook
Proponents of stretching claim it helps prevent injuries, prevents soreness, improves performance, promotes body awareness, stimulates blood flow, and is mentally relaxing and centering.
Jim Stoppani's Encyclopedia of Muscle & Strength-2nd Edition
In a shoulder-width stance with a kettlebell between your feet, squat to grasp the kettlebell with your left hand while keeping your torso at a 45-degree angle with the floor. Explode up by extending at the hips, knees, and ankles. Drive your heels into the floor as you pull the kettlebell up, keeping it close to your body.
Endurance athletes often believe the more they train, the better the results. But according to the NSCA’s Ben Reuter, recovery time is just as important when developing an effective endurance training program.