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  • Digital Technology in Physical Education

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Ivo van Hilvoorde, Jeroen Koekoek

    Digital technologies have the potential to transform teaching and learning in physical education. This book offers a series of innovative, practice-oriented and critical perspectives on the application of digital technology in physical education. Organised around four key themes – theory…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • The Sports Playbook

    Building Teams that Outperform, Year after Year

    By Joshua A. Gordon, Gary T. Furlong, Ken Pendleton

    Why do so many sports teams have losing records, year after year? Why do others win big, but only every 20 or 30 years? And why is it that so few teams enjoy sustained, continual success? This book gives the answer. Providing a blueprint or "playbook" for success in sports at every level, it lays…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Data Analytics in Football

    Positional Data Collection, Modelling and Analysis

    By Daniel Memmert, Dominik Raabe

    Data Analytics in Football provides students, researchers and coaches with a firm grounding in the principles of modern performance analysis, and offers an insight into the use of positional data, exploring how it can be collected, modelled, analysed and interpreted. Introducing cutting-edge…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Performance

    By Stewart Cotterill

    Why is it that performing under pressure - whether in sport, at work, or on the stage – is often so difficult? What factors affect our thoughts and feelings on the big occasion, and are there strategies that enable people to excel rather than crumble when it matters most?From the development of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Contesting 'Race' and Sport

    Shaming the Colour Line

    By Kevin Hylton

    In the decade since Kevin Hylton’s seminal book ‘Race’ and Sport: Critical Race Theory was published, racialised issues have remained at the forefront of sport and leisure studies. In this important new book, Hylton draws on original research in contemporary contexts, from sport coaching to…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07 
    Routledge

  • Learning to Mentor in Sports Coaching

    A Design Thinking Approach

    Edited by Fiona Chambers

    Learning to Mentor in Sports Coaching is an innovative, user-friendly practical and theoretical guide for educating sports coaches as mentors. It is the first book to employ design thinking techniques to develop a new approach to mentor education in sports coaching. Providing theoretical…

    Hardback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

  • Drugs in Sport

    7th Edition

    Edited by David R. Mottram, Neil Chester

    Now available in a fully revised seventh edition, Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27 
    Routledge

  • Football Psychology

    From Theory to Practice

    Edited by Erkut Konter, Jürgen Beckmann, Todd Loughead

    This is the first book to comprehensively map the psychology of learning, playing and coaching the world’s favourite sport. Including contributions from a range of international researchers, each chapter provides a review of the relevant literature, key theories, real-world examples, and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18 
    Routledge

  • Rugby Union and Professionalisation

    Elite Player Perspectives

    By Mike Rayner

    The game of rugby has changed significantly in the course of its history. In the early part of the 19th century it evolved from a folk game played the working class to a recreational activity for public schoolboys. From the 1820s rugby represented an opportunity for gentlemen to demonstrate…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • 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 – 2017-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching

    Edited by Shane Pill

    Underpinned by a philosophy of empowerment, athlete-centred approaches to coaching are defined by a style that promotes learning through ownership, responsibility, initiative and awareness. Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching offers an in-depth theoretical examination of player-focused…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18 
    Routledge

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