1 edition of Sports Science (Science at Work) found in the catalog.
Sports Science (Science at Work)
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||32|
Epstein (senior writer, Sports Illustrated) presents a fascinating account of the latest discoveries in sports science. His conclusions are uncertain, however. He spends the bulk of the book focusing on genetic and anatomical differences in humans, and how these differences seem to help in making individuals, and groups of individuals /5(17). The sports science industry has been growing at a massive rate in recent times. With this growth comes the need for more qualified sports scientists who can work within this fascinating industry. The purpose of sports science is consider the scientific principles and approaches that can be used in order to enhance sporting performance.
This dictionary covers all the major areas of sports science and medicine including: anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, nutrition, sports psychology, sports sociology, sports injuries, and training principles. It was compiled with the help of a team of eminent contributors and advisers; the third edition has been updated to incorporate recent advances, for example in the areas of gene. Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science: Swimming clear, relevant and concise delivery ' American College of Sports Medicine, ' this is an excellent text which I would thoroughly recommend ' British J. of Sports Medicine, 'I found the chapters relating to technical aspects of swimming to be easily understood and lucid.
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