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  1. Handbook of Soccer Match Analysis

    A Systematic Approach to Improving Performance

    By Christopher Carling, A. Mark Williams, Thomas Reilly

    Appealing to a wide audience, this ground-breaking handbook takes an in-depth look at soccer match analysis, highlighting the latest in match analysis research and the innovative technologies now being used by professional soccer clubs around the world. Bridging the gap between research, theory...

    Published December 19th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Human Rights in Youth Sport

    A Critical Review of Children's Rights in Competitive Sport

    By Paulo David

    Series: Ethics and Sport

    Does competitive sport respect children's human rights? Is intensive training child labour? Is competitive stress a form of child abuse? The human rights of children have been recognized in the 1989 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, and ratified by 192 countries. Paulo David's work makes it...

    Published December 8th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Sports Coaching

    The Social, Cultural and Pedagogical Foundations of Coaching Practice

    By Tania G. Cassidy, Robyn L. Jones, Paul Potrac

    Successful sports coaching is as dependent on utilising good teaching and social practices as it is about expertise in sport skills and tactics. Understanding Sports Coaching offers an innovative introduction to the theory and practice of sports coaching, highlighting the social, cultural and...

    Published September 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  4. Notational Analysis of Sport

    Systems for Better Coaching and Performance in Sport, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Ian Franks, Mike Hughes

    Notational analysis is used by coaches and sport scientists to gather objective data on the performance of athletes. Tactics, technique, individual athlete movement and work-rate can all be analyzed, enabling coaches and athletes to learn more about performance and gain a competitive advantage....

    Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge

  5. Development of Movement Coordination in Children

    Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport

    Edited by Geert Savelsbergh, Keith Davids, John van der Kamp, Simon J. Bennett

    Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport and health sciences. This book looks in detail at how children develop basic skills, such as walking and reaching for objects, and more complex skills such as throwing and catching a ball...

    Published May 21st 2003 by Routledge

  6. Sports Coaching Concepts

    A Framework for Coaches' Behaviour

    By John Lyle

    Coaching is a central feature of sport at all levels. This groundbreaking new text is the first to offer a comprehensive introduction to the conceptual issues that underpin sports coaching practice, and to provide a complete conceptual framework for understanding sports coaching. The analysis...

    Published September 18th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Interceptive Actions in Sport

    Information and Movement

    Edited by Simon Bennett, Keith Davids, Geert J.P. Savelsbergh, John van der Kamp

    Dynamic interceptive actions are those actions for which the body, or an implement, must be moved into the right place at the right time in order to accomplish a task. These actions are particularly prevalent in sport, for example reaching to catch a ball or running towards a target to make a...

    Published May 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  8. Sport and Physical Education: The Key Concepts

    By Tim Chandler, Mike Cronin

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 24th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Introduction to Sports Biomechanics

    Analysing Human Movement Patterns

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 27th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Coaching Children in Sport

    Principles and Practice

    By Dr Martin Lee

    This book has arisen out of a need for a text which tackles the special issues relating to coaching children (from 6 - 16) in sport. Academics (many with coaching experience) and practitioners have been commissioned to write on their specialist areas....

    Published June 2nd 1993 by Routledge