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Sports training & coaching books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sports training & coaching category. Presented with a red border are the Sports training & coaching books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Alternative Models of Sports Development in America Solutions to a Crisis in Education and Public Health by B. David Ridpath, Tom Farrey Alternative Models of Sports Development in America Solutions to a Crisis in Education and Public Health
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In the United States, the entanglement of sports and education has persisted for over a century.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/01/2018

Alternative Models of Sports Development in America Solutions to a Crisis in Education and Public Health by B. David Ridpath, Tom Farrey Alternative Models of Sports Development in America Solutions to a Crisis in Education and Public Health
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In the United States, the entanglement of sports and education has persisted for over a century.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/01/2018

The Art of Motivation for Team Sports A Guide for Coaches by Jim Hinkson The Art of Motivation for Team Sports A Guide for Coaches

Easy to read and easy to understand, this ultimate how to book for coaches describes successful methods to motivate teams and individual players, handle varying degrees of skill among players, foster team spirit, set attainable goals, improve your pep talk,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/12/2017

A2 Revise PE for OCR by Jan Roscoe A2 Revise PE for OCR

From an expert team of authors 'A2 Revise PE for OCR' has been written to address the change in content and style of the AQA Year 2 Physical Education syllabus commencing in September 2016.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching by Shane (Flinders University, Australia) Pill Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching
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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 coaching models, and provides professional...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

Young People and Sport From Participation to the Olympics by Berit Skirstad Young People and Sport From Participation to the Olympics

This book highlights the different roles of youth sport, from sport for all and community sport activities to elite sport and international competitions, to suggest significant new directions for youth sport research and practices. The collection addresses a range of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching by Shane (Flinders University, Australia) Pill Perspectives on Athlete-Centred Coaching
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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 coaching models, and provides professional...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/12/2017

ACSM New 2018 Certification Review Comprehensive Study Guide & Personal Trainer Resources for the American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Exam by Acsm Personal Trainer Prep Team ACSM New 2018 Certification Review Comprehensive Study Guide & Personal Trainer Resources for the American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Exam


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

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Fit to be Well: Essential Concepts by Alton L. Thygerson Fit to be Well: Essential Concepts


Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Sustainability in high performance sport Current practices - Future directions by Natalie (University of Gothenburg, Sweden) Barker-Ruchti Sustainability in high performance sport Current practices - Future directions
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Success in high performance sport is highly valued in today's world, with lucrative contracts, sponsorship deals, and opportunities for celebrity status balanced against substantial investments of time and energy, and high chances of failure. With pressure mounting on athletes and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Coaching Your Tennis Champion The Progressive Plan for Success by David Minihan Coaching Your Tennis Champion The Progressive Plan for Success


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Fit To Be Well by Alton L. Thygerson, Steven M. Thygerson Fit To Be Well
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The fifth edition of Fit to Be Well: Essential Concepts provides students with the tools they need to reach the goal of good health and fitness by delving into exercise, proper nutrition, and stress management. Its content is organized in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/02/2018

Routledge Handbook of Strength and Conditioning Sport-specific Programming for High Performance by Anthony Turner Routledge Handbook of Strength and Conditioning Sport-specific Programming for High Performance

Drawing on the latest scientific research, this handbook introduces the essentials of sport-specific strength and conditioning programme design for over 30 different sports. Enhanced by extensive illustrations and contributions from more than 70 world-leading experts, its chapters present evidence-based best...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2018

Strength and Conditioning for Female Athletes by Keith, MSc, ASCC Barker, Debby, MSc, ASCC Sargent Strength and Conditioning for Female Athletes
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Women's sport in general has gained an increasingly higher profile and level of respect in recent years, and it is becoming widely acknowledged that a female athlete's training programmes will differ in several respects from that of their male counterparts....
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Sport Pedagogy An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching by Kathleen Armour Sport Pedagogy An Introduction for Teaching and Coaching

Sport Pedagogy offers an essential starting point for anyone who cares about sport, education and young people. It offers invaluable theoretical and practical guidance for studying to become an effective teacher or coach, and for anyone who wants to inspire...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/11/2017

Building a Successful High School Sports Program by Deangelo Wiser Building a Successful High School Sports Program


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/10/2017

Sports Coaching: The Basics by Laura (Edge Hill University, UK) Purdy Sports Coaching: The Basics
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Sports Coaching: The Basics is an engaging and provocative introduction to sports coaching which combines coaches' views and experiences of their work with discussions and topical issues that feature in this fast-growing field. In doing so, coaches are placed at...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

The Athletic Skills Model Optimizing Talent Development Through Movement Education by Keith Davids The Athletic Skills Model Optimizing Talent Development Through Movement Education

Originally published in Dutch. Nieuwegein: Arko Sports Media, 2016.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Advanced Strength and Conditioning An Evidence-based Approach by Paul Comfort Advanced Strength and Conditioning An Evidence-based Approach

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...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2017

Sports Coaching: The Basics by Laura (Edge Hill University, UK) Purdy Sports Coaching: The Basics
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Sports Coaching: The Basics is an engaging and provocative introduction to sports coaching which combines coaches' views and experiences of their work with discussions and topical issues that feature in this fast-growing field. In doing so, coaches are placed at...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Revise BTEC National Sport and Exercise Science Revision Workbook by Revise BTEC National Sport and Exercise Science Revision Workbook

This Revision Workbook delivers hassle-free hands-on practice for the externally assessed units.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

The Athletic Skills Model Optimizing Talent Development Through Movement Education by Keith Davids The Athletic Skills Model Optimizing Talent Development Through Movement Education

The Athletic Skills Model offers an alternative to dominant talent development theories in the form of holistic broad-based movement education, focusing on health and wellbeing. It places the emphasis on 'physical intelligence' - including attributes such as agility, flexibility and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Managing Leisure by Byron Grainger-Jones Managing Leisure

Managing Leisure is an excellent reference tool for both students and practitioners in the leisure industry.It provides detailed and practical advice on managing buildings, budgets and people. It also covers the vital aspects of law, finance, health and safety and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

The TB12 Method How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance by Tom Brady The TB12 Method How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance

The first book by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady-the five-time Super Bowl champion.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

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