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Author Reaburn, Peter.

Title Training for speed and endurance / edited by Peter Reaburn and David Jenkins
Published St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1996


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Description xii, 180 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Introduction to exercise physiology -- 2. Training for speed -- 3. Training for endurance -- 4. Speed and endurance training for team games players -- 5. Periodisation of speed and endurance training -- 6. Recovery training -- 7. Injury treatment and prevention -- 8. Nutrition for speed and endurance
Summary Training for sport has developed at a bewildering pace during the 1990s and has left coaches and athletes struggling to keep up with all the theories on offer and then to apply the most effective ones to their daily training regimens.The contributors to Training for speed and endurance are sports specialists keen to bridge the gap between laboratory findings and athlete preparation. They are all involved in the training and preparation of elite athletes, and their aim in writing this book has been to provide practical guidelines for developing and maintaining speed and endurance fitness for both individuals and team players.Areas covered include:. exercise physiology essentials. speed training methods. endurance training methods. periodisation of speed and endurance. conditioning the team player. recovery training. nutrition for sports performance. injury treatment and prevention Training for speed and endurance will make sense of all the new techniques and the latest research. It will be of interest to anyone wishing to gain up-to-date information on training principles and will be of particular value to those individuals or team players who need to focus on speed and endurance. The book is an excellent resource for coaches, individual athletes, health and physical educators of senior students, and tertiary students of sports science
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Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Subject Physical education and training.
Physical Education and Training.
Author Jenkins, David, 1961-
Reaburn, Peter.
ISBN 186448120X