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BTEC Level 3 National Sport and Exercise Sciences Student Bo

Paperback, 01/08/2010, £35.99
Combining BTECĂ‚ s team of experts with experienced sport and exercise sciences teachers, authors, specification writers and verifiers, to put everything candidates and tutors need for BTEC success at their fingertips.

Research Methods in Sport 2ed

Paperback, 22/11/2017, £23.99
First edition published 2010 in series Active learning in sport.

Athletico Mince

Hardback, 01/04/2017, £14.99
For the first book inspired by their wildly popular podcast, Bob Mortimer and Andy Dawson considered producing an authoritative guide to the past, present and future world of football.

OCR A-level Physical Education Student Guide 1: Physiological factors affecting performance

Paperback, 31/01/2020, £9.99
Reinforce your understanding of applied anatomy, physiology, exercise physiology and biomechanics and improve your exam technique for component 1: physiological factors affecting performance by utilising this OCR A Level PE Student Guide.

Applied Sport Mechanics 4th Edition with Web Resource

Paperback, 05/06/2018, £59.99
Applied Sport Mechanics, Fourth Edition With Web Resource, helps undergraduate students understand how the fundamental laws of human movement affect athletes' performances. Foundational principles of kinetics, kinematics, and sports technique are clearly presented and then explored through a variety of applied scenarios.

Suffering Body in Sport: Shifting Thresholds of Pain, Risk and Injury

Hardback, 24/07/2019, £66.95
This volume approaches the study of pain, risk and injury in sport from a variety of social scientific perspectives. Contributions focus on the manifestations of pain, risk and injury within sport cultures, and the degree to which the research is rapidly expanding to include new ways of thinking about risky and painful 'suffering' in sport.

Sport, Mental Illness and Sociology

Hardback, 14/12/2018, £70.99
This book approaches the study of mental illness in sport cultures from a variety of social scientific perspectives. Contributions focus on the multiple manifestations of mental illness within sport cultures, and the degree to which sport may be utilized as a means of helping people who struggle with mental illness.

Palgrave Handbook of Paralympic Studies

Hardback, 20/03/2018, £210.00
This handbook provides a critical assessment of contemporary issues that define the contours of the Paralympic Movement generally and the Paralympic Games more specifically.

Exercise Physiology: Nutrition Energy and Human Performance 8ed

Hardback, 01/03/2014, £57.00
This textbook integrates basic concepts and relevant scientific information to provide a foundation for understanding nutrition, energy transfer, and exercise training.

Total Recall

Paperback, 23/05/2013, £9.99
Schwarzenegger's TOTAL RECALL is a larger-than-life portrait of his illustrious, controversial and entertaining life in and out of the public eye.

Key Concepts in Sport and Exercise Research Methods

Paperback, 10/11/2011, £25.99
Written by the leading name in the field, this is an engaging introduction to the main concepts in both quantitative and qualitative research methods in sport, exercise, kinesiology and health. Conversational in tone yet thoroughly comprehensive.

ACSM's Advanced Exercise Physiology

Hardback, 01/10/2011, £94.00
Enables experienced students to develop an understanding of exercise physiology along with its related topics and applications. This title describes both the immediate and long-term effects of exercise on individual body systems, and emphasizes how each body system's physiological response to exercise is interdependent.

Everest - The First Ascent

Paperback, 10/04/2014, £10.99
A doctor and physiologist, Griffith Pugh revolutionised almost every aspect of British high-altitude mountaineering, transforming the climbers' attitude to oxygen, the clothes they wore, their equipment, fluid intake and acclimatisation. Yet, far from receiving the acclaim he was due, he was met with suspicion and ridicule.

Muscles: Testing and Function, with Posture and Pain

Paperback, 01/07/2010, £62.00
Provides unparalleled coverage of manual muscle testing, and evaluation and treatment of faulty and painful postural conditions.

Data Analysis in Sport

Paperback, 30/10/2014, £38.99

Food for Fitnessw: How to Eat for Maximum Performance

Paperback, 24/04/2014, £16.99
"Over 60 energy-boosting recipes"--Cover.

Delavier's Stretching Anatomy

Paperback, 04/11/2011, £16.99
With over 550 full colour photos and illustrations, this title lets you go inside more than 130 exercises to see how muscles interact with surrounding joints and skeletal structures and learn how variations, progressions and sequencing can affect muscle recruitment, the underlying structures, and ultimately the results.

Feed Your Fitness

Paperback, 15/01/2016, £12.99
Want to know how to best Feed Your Fitness routine? This book offers advise on what to eat during training, as well as before and after competitive events. Why fill your body with processed energy bars and gels when you can make your own fresh sources of carbs and protein fast?
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