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Physiology of Sports
by Thomas Reilly N. Secher P. Snell C. Williams

RRP €161.70

Physiology of Sports
by Author Name Thomas Reilly, N. Secher, P. Snell, C. Williams

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List Price:161.70
Format: Paperback, 234 x 156 x 26mm, 512pp
Publication date: 09 Aug 1990
Publisher: Spon Press
ISBN-13: 9780419135906


In this book an international group of sports scientists examine the major sports and the physiological demands of each.


Preface. Exercise. Metabolic Aspects of Exercise. Strength and weight-training. Locomotive sports. Sprinting. Middle distance running. Marathon running. Race walking. Cycling. Sport on water and on ice. Swimming. Rowing. Sailing. Sport on ice. Games and exercises. The racquet sports. Football. Court games: volleyball and basketball. Physiology of Sports: an overview. Index.

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