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Tania Cassidy discusses the nature of sports coaching within the context of the All Blacks, the national men's rugby team of New Zealand and how it relates to the recently published book she has co-authored with Robyn L. Jones & Paul A. Potrac: Understanding Sports Coaching: The Pedagogical, Social and Cultural Foundations of Coaching Practice. Published 26th October 2015.
Dr Dave Day, Reader in Sports History at Manchester Metropolitan University, discusses with us the book that he has co-authored with Tegan Carpenter. A History of Sports Coaching in Britain: Overcoming Amateurism was published in October this year.
With Femininity, Feminism and Recreational Pole Dancing being prepared for its release on the 4th December 2015, author Dr Kerry Griffiths talks with BBC Radio Sheffield’s Rony Robinson about her research concerning pole dancing classes for fitness.
Will commissions books in every area of sport and exercise science, including physiology, biomechanics, psychology, nutrition, strength and conditioning, sports injury, sports coaching, motor control and skill acquisition, performance analysis and physical activity and health. Working out of the UK but with a global portfolio of authors and projects, he commissions books at all levels, including textbooks, handbooks, and research monographs.
Faye Leerink commissions scholarly and cutting-edge research across all sub-disciplines in the areas of geography, urban studies, sport studies, tourism, hospitality and events. She is interested in receiving new proposals for authored and edited monographs. Faye has been with Routledge since 2009.
Simon Whitmore commissions books across every area of sport, exercise, and leisure, including sports coaching, sport business and management, sport media, sport development, sociology of sport, history of sport, philosophy and ethics of sport, Olympic studies, leisure studies, physical education, exercise physiology, sport and exercise psychology, biomechanics, skill acquisition, performance analysis, physical activity and health, and research methods. Working out of the UK but with a global portfolio of authors and projects, he commissions books at all levels, including textbooks, handbooks, and research monographs.