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  1. The Other Sport Mega-Event: Rugby World Cup 2011

    Edited by Steven J. Jackson

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    The mention of sport mega-events conjures up images and memories of London 2012 or anticipation of FIFA 2014, the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond. Indeed, the expanding annual calendar of sport mega-events, both in terms of the bidding process and the actual hosting of the event means that there is...

    To Be Published January 20th 2016 by Routledge

  2. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance

    Edited by Ian Jeffreys, Jeremy Moody

    An effective strength and conditioning program is an essential component of the preparation of any athlete or sportsperson. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance is a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the theory and practice of strength and conditioning, providing students,...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  3. Performance Analysis in Team Sports

    By Pedro Passos, Duarte Araujo, Ricardo Duarte, Anna Volossovitch

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sports Performance Analysis

    Filling an important gap in the performance analysis literature, this book explores the key characteristics of team sports and presents a general framework for analysis. Drawing on cutting-edge research and data, it examines individual, paired and collective behaviours in team sports, as well as...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Science and Football VIII

    Edited by Jens Bangsbo, Peter Krustrup, Peter Riis Hansen, Laila Ottesen, Anne-marie Elbe

    Science and Football VIII showcases the very latest scientific research into the variety of sports known as ‘football’. These include soccer, the national codes (American football, Australian rules football and Gaelic football), and the rugby codes (union and league). Bridging the gap between...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  5. A Social and Cultural History of Sport in Ireland

    Edited by David Hassan, Richard McElligott

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    Sport has played a central role in modern Ireland’s history. Perhaps nowhere else has sport so infused the political, social and cultural development and identity of a nation. During this so-called ‘Decade of Centenaries’ in Ireland (2014 to 2024) recently there has been an exponential growth in...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

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