E-books: Sports Coaching

  • An Introduction to Sports Coaching: Connecting Theory to Practice book cover

    An Introduction to Sports Coaching

    Connecting Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robyn L. Jones, Kieran Kingston

    An Introduction to Sports Coaching provides students with an accessible and engaging guide to the scientific, social scientific, medical and pedagogical theory that underlies the practice of quality sports coaching. Now in a fully updated and revised second edition, it introduces students to the…

    eBook – 2013-03-05
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Sports Coaching book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sports Coaching

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Potrac, Wade Gilbert, Jim Denison

    Over the last three decades sports coaching has evolved from a set of customary practices based largely on tradition and routine into a sophisticated, reflective and multi-disciplinary profession. In parallel with this, coach education and coaching studies within higher education have developed…

    eBook – 2013-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Psychology of Strength and Conditioning book cover

    The Psychology of Strength and Conditioning

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Tod, David Lavallee

    An effective strength and conditioning program underpins the training regime of every successful athlete or sportsperson and it is now widely recognized that psychology plays a significant role in the application of strength and conditioning principles. This is the first book to examine the…

    eBook – 2013-03-01
    Routledge

  • Talent Identification and Development in Sport: International Perspectives book cover

    Talent Identification and Development in Sport

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Baker, Steve Cobley, Jörg Schorer

    Identifying talent in athletes and developing that ability to its fullest potential is a central concern of sport scientists, sports coaches and sports policy makers. This book offers a comprehensive synthesis of current knowledge in talent identification and development in sport, from the…

    eBook – 2013-03-01
    Routledge

  • Pedagogies, Physical Culture, and Visual Methods book cover

    Pedagogies, Physical Culture, and Visual Methods

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Azzarito, David Kirk

    To understand and more creatively capture the social world, visual methods have increasingly become used by researchers in the social sciences and education. However, despite the rapid development of visual-based knowledge, and despite the obvious links between human movement and visual forms of…

    eBook – 2013-02-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Strength and Conditioning for Team Sports: Sport-Specific Physical Preparation for High Performance, second edition book cover

    Strength and Conditioning for Team Sports

    Sport-Specific Physical Preparation for High Performance, second edition, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gamble

    Strength and Conditioning for Team Sports is designed to help trainers and coaches to devise more effective high-performance training programs for team sports. This remains the only evidence-based study of sport-specific practice to focus on team sports and features all-new chapters covering…

    eBook – 2013-01-25
    Routledge

  • Personal Training: Theory and Practice book cover

    Personal Training

    Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By James Crossley

    Personal Training: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, draws together in one unique volume the personal, practical and business skills central to becoming a successful personal trainer. This accessible book introduces you to the fundamentals of applied exercise prescription and programme design,…

    eBook – 2013-01-22
    Routledge

  • Managing High Performance Sport book cover

    Managing High Performance Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Popi Sotiriadou, Veerle De Bosscher

    How can managers design and implement effective high performance programmes in sport? What are the key challenges in managing elite athletes, sports people and teams? This is the first book to provide a comprehensive introduction to management practice, process and policy in elite and high…

    eBook – 2013-01-17
    Routledge
    Foundations of Sport Management

  • School Sport Psychology: Perspectives, Programs, and Procedures book cover

    School Sport Psychology

    Perspectives, Programs, and Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Charles A Maher

    Find out how—and why—sports can help you better understand your studentsBecause participation in sports is an integral part of the educational experience for students in both public and private schools, it’s essential that school psychologists and counselors have a solid…

    eBook – 2013-01-11
    Routledge

  • Science and Soccer: Developing Elite Performers book cover

    Science and Soccer

    Developing Elite Performers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Williams

    Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Science and Soccer is still the most comprehensive and accessible introduction to the physiology, biomechanics and psychology behind the world's most popular sport. Offering important guidance on how science translates into practice, the book…

    eBook – 2013-01-04
    Routledge

  • Complexity Thinking in Physical Education: Reframing Curriculum, Pedagogy and Research book cover

    Complexity Thinking in Physical Education

    Reframing Curriculum, Pedagogy and Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Ovens, Tim Hopper, Joy Butler

    In the past two decades, complexity thinking has emerged as an important theoretical response to the limitations of orthodox ways of understanding educational phenomena. Complexity provides ways of understanding that embrace uncertainty, non-linearity and the inevitable ‘messiness’ that is…

    eBook – 2013-01-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Mixed Methods Research in the Movement Sciences: Case Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Dance book cover

    Mixed Methods Research in the Movement Sciences

    Case Studies in Sport, Physical Education and Dance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oleguer Camerino, Marta Castaner, Teresa M Anguera

    Mixed methods research techniques, combining both quantitative and qualitative elements, have become well established throughout the social, behavioural and natural sciences. This is the first book to focus on the application of mixed methods research in the movement sciences, specifically in sport…

    eBook – 2012-11-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

3Series in Sports Coaching

Product Search