Physiology of Sports: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Physiology of Sports

1st Edition

Edited by Thomas Reilly, N. Secher, P. Snell, C. Williams, Dr C Williams

Routledge

510 pages

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Description

In this book an international group of sports scientists examine the major sports and the physiological demands of each.

Table of Contents

Preface. Exercise. Metabolic Aspects of Exercise. Strength and weight-training. Locomotive sports. Sprinting. Middle distance running. Marathon running. Race walking. Cycling. Sport on water and on ice. Swimming. Rowing. Sailing. Sport on ice. Games and exercises. The racquet sports. Football. Court games: volleyball and basketball. Physiology of Sports: an overview. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SPO000000
SPORTS & RECREATION / General