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Recovery for Performance in Sport

Recovery for Performance in Sport (Hardback)

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The importance of recovery programmes in sport. In today's competitive sport environment, discovering effective methods of facilitating optimal athletic performance is paramount to success. The recovery period is essential in maintaining athletes' physical and psychological well-being and the pursuit of intense physical training and satisfying performances. This new book presents techniques and modalities currently used to enhance athletes' recovery, optimize training time and avoid overtraining. In it readers will find proven strategies for enhancing the recovery process and learn the importance of structuring an individual and evidenced-based recovery plan for improving performance. Appealing to a broad audience encompassing professionals, athletes, coaches, and students, this book provides a scientific base of information as well as specific elements that allow for practical application in the real world.

Medical & VeterinaryNursing & ancillary servicesRehabilitationSport & HobbiesSports & outdoor recreationSports training & coaching Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers Publication Date: 25/03/2013 ISBN-13: 9781450434348  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Christophe Hausswirth has been the senior physiologist at l'Institut National du Sport, de l'Expertise et de la Performance (National Institute of Sport, Expertise and Performance, or INSEP) since 1995 and is an associate professor and leader in recovery and nutrition guidelines in the research department. Inigo Mujika is an associate professor in the department of physiology, faculty of medicine and odontology, at the University of the Basque Country in Leioa, Spain. As a researcher, sport science practitioner and coach, Mujika is widely considered one of the most respected experts on tapering and peaking.

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