Physiology of Sport Products

  • The Science of Gymnastics

    Advanced Concepts, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Monèm Jemni

    The Science of Gymnastics provides an accessible introduction to the physiological, biomechanical and psychological principles underpinning performance in gymnastics, examining every key aspect of gymnastic training and performance.  This edition introduces three new sections: applied coaching,…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Advanced Strength and Conditioning

    An Evidence-based Approach

    Edited by Anthony Turner, Paul Comfort

    Becoming an effective strength and conditioning practitioner requires the development of a professional skills set and a thorough understanding of the scientific basis of best practice. Aimed at advanced students and beginning practitioners, this book explores the latest scientific evidence and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Exercise Science

    5th Edition

    Edited by Terry J. Housh, Dona J. Housh, Glen O. Johnson

    The fifth edition of Introduction to Exercise Science introduces students to every core area of study in the discipline. It comprises concise chapters which introduce the history, key lines of inquiry relating to both health and performance, technology, certifications, professional associations,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • Physical Activity and the Abdominal Viscera

    Responses in Health and Disease

    By Roy J. Shephard

    Physical Activity and the Abdominal Viscera is the first book to examine the response of the visceral organs to acute and chronic physical activity, in cases of both health and disease. Bringing together a previously disparate body of research, Professor Roy Shephard sets out the physiology,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Physical Activity and Health

  • Strength and Conditioning

    A concise introduction

    By John Cissik

    Strength and Conditioning offers a concise but comprehensive overview of training for athletic performance. Introducing essential theory and practical techniques in all of the core areas of athletic training, the book clearly demonstrates how to apply fundamental principles in putting together…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Physical Activity and the Gastro-Intestinal Tract

    Responses in health and disease

    By Roy J. Shephard

    The organs of the gastro-intestinal tract play an essential role in sustained physical activity, but their consideration in exercise-related literature has, to this point, been limited. Physical Activity and the Gastro-Intestinal Tract is the first book to explain the function and response to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Physical Activity and Health

  • Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology, Exercise Testing, and Physical Fitness

    By Terry J. Housh, Joel T. Cramer, Joseph P. Weir, Travis W. Beck, Glen O. Johnson

    Laboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology, Exercise Testing, and Physical Fitness is a comprehensive text that will provide students with meaningful lab experiences--whether they have access to sophisticated laboratories and expensive equipment, or they are looking for procedures that can be done…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Science of Climbing and Mountaineering

    Edited by Ludovic Seifert, Peter Wolf, Andreas Schweizer

    This is the first book to explore in depth the science of climbing and mountaineering. Written by a team of leading international sport scientists, clinicians and climbing practitioners, it covers the full span of technical disciplines, including rock climbing, ice climbing, indoor climbing and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Eccentric Exercise

    Physiology and application in sport and rehabilitation

    By Hans Hoppeler

    Eccentric muscle contraction, during which a muscle lengthens while under tension, is a fundamental process of human movement but a surprisingly under-researched area of exercise science. Evidence suggests that training programmes which incorporate both eccentric and concentric contractions can…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance

    Edited by Ian Jeffreys, Jeremy Moody

    An effective strength and conditioning program is an essential component of the preparation of any athlete or sportsperson. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance is a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the theory and practice of strength and conditioning, providing students,…

    Paperback – 2016-05-13
    Routledge

  • Applied Exercise and Sport Physiology, With Labs

    4th Edition

    By Terry J. Housh, Dona J. Housh, Herbert A. deVries

    Applied Exercise & Sport Physiology, Fourth Edition, presents theory and application in an appealing, balanced, and manageable format. By providing an essential introduction to the systems of the human body and covering important aspects of exercise and sport physiology, it will be a useful…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge

  • Strength Training for Soccer

    By Bram Swinnen

    Strength and power are key elements of soccer performance. A stronger player can sprint faster, jump higher, change direction more quickly and kick the ball harder. Strength Training for Soccer introduces the science of strength training for soccer. Working from a sound evidence-base, it explains…

    Paperback – 2016-03-01
    Routledge

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