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Title Applied anatomy and biomechanics in sport / Timothy R. Ackland, Bruce C. Elliott, John Bloomfield, editors.

Imprint Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  612 Ap58 2009    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description x, 366 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-357) and index.
Contents Part 1: Fundamental concepts -- The assessment and modification model -- Talent identification and profiling -- Part 2: Applied anatomy: assessment and modification of physical capacities -- Absolute body size -- Somatotype in sport -- Body composition in sport -- Proportionality -- Posture -- Strength -- Power -- Speed -- Flexibility -- Balance and agility -- Modification physical capacities -- Part 3: Biomechanics: assessment and modification of sort techniques -- Analysis of sport performance -- Image analysis in sport performance -- Application of biomechanics in the improvement of sport performance -- Mechanics in sport: specific application -- Part 4: Practical example -- A practical example: pole vault.
Subject Human anatomy.
Human mechanics.
Sports -- Physiological aspects.
Added Author Ackland, Timothy R., 1958-
Elliott, Bruce, 1945-
Bloomfield, J. (John), 1932-
ISBN 9780736063388 (hard cover)
0736063382 (hard cover)
Standard No. NZ1 12482524
AU@ 000043173768
NLGGC 319256138

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