Sports Medicine and Therapy Products

  • Understanding Strength and Conditioning as Sport Coaching

    Bridging the Biophysical, Pedagogical and Sociocultural Foundations of Practice, 1st Edition

    By Tania Cassidy, Phil Handcock, Brian Gearity, Lisette Burrows

    Contemporary strength and conditioning coaching is, for the most part, informed by the exercise sciences, with little engagement being made with the socio-cultural and pedagogical perspectives which have emerged in sports coaching research over the last two decades. In Understanding Strength and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-22 
    Routledge

  • Applied Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology

    Current Approaches to Helping Clients, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Tod, Martin Eubank

    Applied sport, exercise, and performance psychology practice has diversified considerably over the years, as consultants have explored various theoretical models to guide them in helping their clients. Applied Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology provides in-depth and critical coverage, from…

    Paperback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • Therapeutic Trampolining for Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs

    A Practical Guide to Supporting Emotional and Physical Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Ange Anderson

    This practical resource explores the benefits of therapeutic trampolining on children and young people with special educational needs. It supports practitioners as they introduce the trampoline into their own therapeutic settings. Trampolining is known to improve balance, co-ordination and motor…

    Paperback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge

  • The Skeptic's Guide to Sports Science

    Confronting Myths of the Health and Fitness Industry, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas B Tiller

    The global health and fitness industry is worth an estimated $4 trillion; we spend $90 billion/year on health club memberships and $100 billion/year on dietary supplements. In this industrial climate, meagre regulations on the products we’re sold (the supplements, fad-diets, training programs,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Human Motor Development

    A Lifespan Approach, 10th Edition

    By Greg Payne, Larry Isaacs

    Human Motor Development: A Lifespan Approach, 10th Edition, offers an overview to the study of changes in human movement across the lifespan. The book uses a holistic approach and emphasizes the importance of intellectual, social and physical development and their impact on human motor development…

    Paperback – 2020-03-13 
    Routledge

  • Routledge International Handbook of Golf Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Toms

    Golf is one of the world’s major sports and consequently the focus of world-class scientific research. This landmark publication is the most comprehensive book ever published on the science of golf, covering every sub-discipline from physiology, biomechanics and psychology to strength and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity Policy and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Piggin, Louise Mansfield, Mike Weed

    Physical activity, inactivity and their relationship to health are serious concerns for governments around the world. This is the first book to critically examine the policy and practice of physical activity from a multi-disciplinary, social-scientific perspective. Moving beyond the usual…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zan Gao

    As technology becomes an ever more prevalent part of everyday life and population-based physical activity programmes seek new ways to increase lifelong engagement with physical activity, so the two have become increasingly linked. This book offers a thorough, critical examination of emerging…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
    Routledge

  • Testing and Evaluation of Strength and Power

    1st Edition

    By Mike McGuigan

    Strength and power are recognised as key components of human health and performance. Therefore, it is vital for exercise scientists and strength and conditioning practitioners to be able to assess these qualities effectively. Testing methods of these components are often presented as standalone…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Healthy Stadia

    An Insight from Policy to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Parnell, Kathryn Curran, Matthew Philpott

    Public health is a key priority for developed and developing nations. Indeed, many countries have sought strategies to promote health and reduce health inequalities. A ‘settings approach’ to promoting health has been endorsed by the World Health Organization, which has seen settings such as…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Football as Medicine

    Prescribing Football for Global Health Promotion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Krustrup, Daniel Parnell

    It is beyond dispute that physical activity is good for us, but what are the benefits, challenges and impacts of sport on health? This is the first book to focus on football in the context of health from individual, public and population-level perspectives. Football as Medicine examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Martial Arts and Well-being

    Connecting communities and promoting health, 1st Edition

    By Carol Fuller, Viki Lloyd

    Martial Arts and Well-Being explores how martial arts as a source of learning can contribute in important ways to health and well-being, as well as provide other broader social benefits. Using psychological and sociological theory related to behaviour, ritual, perception and reality construction,…

    Hardback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

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