E-books: Sports Coaching

  • Pure Sport: Practical sport psychology book cover

    Pure Sport

    Practical sport psychology, 2nd Edition

    By John Kremer, Aidan P. Moran

    Should you always "think about it"? Are you "only as good as your last game"? Is it just a matter of "keeping your eye on the ball"? The answer to these questions is no, and to help you steer a course through the many challenges of a sporting career this second edition of Pure Sport sets out, in…

    eBook – 2013-08-15
    Routledge

  • The Science of Equestrian Sports: Theory, Practice and Performance of the Equestrian Rider book cover

    The Science of Equestrian Sports

    Theory, Practice and Performance of the Equestrian Rider, 1st Edition

    By Inga Wolframm

    The Science of Equestrian Sports is a comprehensive study of the theory and practice of the rider in equine sport. While most scholarship to date has focused on the horse in competition, this is the first book to collate current data relating specifically to riders. It provides valuable insight…

    eBook – 2013-07-24
    Routledge

  • Strength and Conditioning for Young Athletes: Science and application book cover

    Strength and Conditioning for Young Athletes

    Science and application, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rhodri S. Lloyd, Jon L. Oliver

    Strength and Conditioning for Young Athletes offers an evidence-based introduction to the theory and practice of strength and conditioning for children and young athletes. Drawing upon leading up-to-date research in all aspects of fitness and movement skill development, the book adopts a holistic…

    eBook – 2013-07-18
    Routledge

  • Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Play: Policy, Intervention and Participation book cover

    Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Play

    Policy, Intervention and Participation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Parker, Don Vinson

    Sport, physical activity and play are key constituents of social life, impacting such diverse fields as healthcare, education and criminal justice. Over the past decade, governments around the world have begun to place physical activity at the heart of social policy, providing increased…

    eBook – 2013-06-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Developing Sport Expertise: Researchers and Coaches Put Theory into Practice, second edition book cover

    Developing Sport Expertise

    Researchers and Coaches Put Theory into Practice, second edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Damian Farrow, Joe Baker, Clare MacMahon

    eBook – 2013-06-26
    Routledge

  • Study Skills for Sports Studies book cover

    Study Skills for Sports Studies

    1st Edition

    By Tara Magdalinski

    Starting university can be a daunting prospect, as students come to grips with new ways of working, learning and thinking. Studying sport at university poses particular challenges, with students often engaged in playing or coaching sport alongside their studies and having unconventional working…

    eBook – 2013-06-03
    Routledge

  • Lifelong Engagement in Sport and Physical Activity: Participation and Performance across the Lifespan book cover

    Lifelong Engagement in Sport and Physical Activity

    Participation and Performance across the Lifespan, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas L. Holt, Margaret Talbot

    Sport and physical activity should now be understood as lifelong activity, beginning in childhood, and accessible to participants of all levels of ability. This book offers an overview of some of the core concerns underlying lifelong engagement in sport and physical activity, encompassing…

    eBook – 2013-05-31
    Routledge
    ICSSPE Perspectives

  • Science and Football VII: The Proceedings of the Seventh World Congress on Science and Football book cover

    Science and Football VII

    The Proceedings of the Seventh World Congress on Science and Football, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hiroyuki Nunome, Barry Drust, Brian Dawson

    Science and Football VII showcases the very latest scientific research into the variety of sports known as ‘football’. These include soccer, the national codes (American football, Australian rules football and Gaelic football), and the rugby codes (union and league). Bridging the gap between theory…

    eBook – 2013-05-02
    Routledge

  • Sports Coaching Research: Context, Consequences, and Consciousness book cover

    Sports Coaching Research

    Context, Consequences, and Consciousness, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Bush, Michael Silk, David Andrews, Hugh Lauder

    This book raises critical questions about the explanatory framework guiding sports coaching research and presents a new conceptualization for research in the field. Through mapping and contextualizing sports coaching research within a corporatized higher education, the dominant or legitimate forms…

    eBook – 2013-05-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Development of Movement Coordination in Children: Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport book cover

    Development of Movement Coordination in Children

    Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport, 1st Edition

    Edited by Geert Savelsbergh, Keith Davids, John van der Kamp, Simon J. Bennett

    Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport and health sciences. This book looks in detail at how children develop basic skills, such as walking and reaching for objects, and more complex skills such as throwing and catching a ball…

    eBook – 2013-04-15
    Routledge

  • Complexity and Control in Team Sports: Dialectics in contesting human systems book cover

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports

    Dialectics in contesting human systems, 1st Edition

    By Felix Lebed, Michael Bar-Eli

    Complexity and Control in Team Sports is the first book to apply complex systems theory to ‘soccer-like’ team games (including basketball, handball and hockey) and to present a framework for understanding and managing the elite sports team as a multi-level complex system. Conventional…

    eBook – 2013-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Sports Performance Analysis book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sports Performance Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tim McGarry, Peter O'Donoghue, Jaime Sampaio

    Sport performance analysis techniques help coaches, athletes and sport scientists develop an objective understanding of actual sport performance, as opposed to self-report, fitness tests or laboratory based experiments. For example, contemporary performance analysis enables elite sports people and…

    eBook – 2013-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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