Sports & Leisure Studies: Sports Coaching

  • Care in Sport Coaching: Cases, Theory, Research and Practice book cover

    Care in Sport Coaching

    Cases, Theory, Research and Practice

    Edited by Colum Cronin, Kathleen Armour

    While it is accepted that sport coaches should safeguard participants, this book argues that coaches have a duty of care that moves beyond protection and involves the development of caring relationships with athletes. Recent high-profile incidents of abuse in sport highlight the need to reposition…

    Hardback – 2018-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

  • Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance: Third Edition book cover

    Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance

    Third Edition

    Edited by T. Jeff Chandler, Lee E. Brown

    Fully revised and updated, the third edition of Conditioning for Strength and Human Performance provides strength and conditioning students with the clearest and most accessible introduction to the scientific principles underpinning the discipline. Covering bioenergetics and nutrition, a systematic…

    Paperback – 2018-09-05 
    Routledge

  • Performance Assessment in Strength and Conditioning book cover

    Performance Assessment in Strength and Conditioning

    Edited by Paul Comfort, Paul A. Jones, John J. McMahon

    It is an essential skill for any strength and conditioning coach to be able to reliably assess the physical performance of their athletes and communicate the results and their implications to performers and coaches, alike. Performance Assessment in Strength and Conditioning is the first textbook to…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge

  • The Science of Basketball book cover

    The Science of Basketball

    Edited by Alexandru Radu

    The Science of Basketball is the only book to examine the scientific principles underpinning preparation and performance in basketball, applied to both individual and team contexts. Drawing on the very latest scientific evidence, and including contributions from leading international coaches and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10 
    Routledge

  • Elite Youth Cycling book cover

    Elite Youth Cycling

    Edited by Alfred Nimmerichter

    Elite Youth Cycling showcases the latest cutting-edge research in youth cycling performance. Covering both endurance and sprint cycling events, the book explores the effect of cycling on the maturation of the body from childhood to adolescence, suggests long-term training and nutritional strategies…

    Hardback – 2018-07-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Paediatric Sport and Exercise Science

  • Redesigning Physical Education: An Equity Agenda in Which Every Child Matters book cover

    Redesigning Physical Education

    An Equity Agenda in Which Every Child Matters

    Edited by Hal A. Lawson

    Redesigning Physical Education is a bold and innovative manifesto for the fundamental redesign of physical education for the 21st Century world. Aiming at better outcomes for children, better working conditions for teachers, and innovative solutions to the decline of school PE, it calls for a…

    Hardback – 2018-07-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • The Science of Judo book cover

    The Science of Judo

    Edited by Mike Callan

    The Science of Judo is the first book to set out and discuss the science, coaching and history behind judo performance. Evidence-based and informed by the latest research, the book offers practical guidance on preparing athletes for high performance and understanding the core tenets of sport…

    Hardback – 2018-06-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • Sports Analytics: Analysis, Visualisation and Decision-Making in Sports Performance book cover

    Sports Analytics

    Analysis, Visualisation and Decision-Making in Sports Performance

    By Ambikesh Jayal, Allistair McRobert, Giles Oatley, Peter O'Donoghue

    As the analysis of big datasets in sports performance becomes a more entrenched part of the sporting landscape, so the value of sport scientists and analysts with formal training in data analytics grows. Sports Analytics: Analysis, Visualisation and Decision Making in Sports Performance  …

    Paperback – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

  • Data Analytics in Football: Positional Data Collection, Modelling and Analysis book cover

    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. It offers an insight into the use of positional data, exploring how they can be collected, modelled, analysed and interpreted. Introducing cutting-edge…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Sport and Disability: From Integration Continuum to Inclusion Spectrum book cover

    Sport and Disability

    From Integration Continuum to Inclusion Spectrum

    Edited by Florian Kiuppis

    Inclusion is primarily discussed in education. With the increasing number of member states of the United Nations ratifying the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, academics have vividly discussed inclusion in the context of other areas of life, such as the community at large, as…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08 
    Routledge
    Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

  • Digital Technology in Physical Education: Global Perspectives book cover

    Digital Technology in Physical Education

    Global Perspectives

    Edited by Jeroen Koekoek, Ivo van Hilvoorde

    The rapid development of digital technologies has opened up new possibilities for how Physical Education is taught. This book offers a comprehensive, practice-oriented and critical exploration of the actual and potential applications of digital technologies in PE. It considers the opportunities…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Learning to Mentor in Sports Coaching: A Design Thinking Approach book cover

    Learning to Mentor in Sports Coaching

    A Design Thinking Approach

    Edited by Fiona C. 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 – 2018-05-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sports Coaching

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