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The passing of a legendary author

Jack WilmoreIt is with deep regret that we announce the death of Jack Wilmore, co-author of Physiology of Sport and Exercise.

In a long and distinguished career, Jack helped lead the profession of physical education into the diverse and highly specialised sport and exercise sciences that make up the field of physiology.

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Volleyball training programmes

Players will reach new levels of performance on the court with Complete Conditioning for Volleyball.

It teaches how to evaluate current conditioning levels and use those results to construct an individualised training programme that emphasises the development of areas of weakness.

Armed with 184 exercises and online video content, they’ll be able to improve every aspect of their game and in doing so become an improved all-around player.

Normal Price: £16.99 I €22.10
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Join us for our next free webinar

WadeGilbert_SLC2014Coaching Smart: Using Quality Research and Best Practices to Excel in Sport
Presented by Dr. Wade Gilbert
Wednesday, 3rd December 2014,
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm GMT

The purpose of this webinar is to share evidence-based strategies that coaches can use to optimise their ongoing learning and professional development.

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Olympic borough the ‘least active in England’

NewhamThe London borough of Newham, which hosted the 2012 Olympics, is the least physically active place in England, a report by UKActive reveals.

It found that around four in every 10 adults in Newham fail to do even 30 minutes of moderate-intensity exercise a week, despite a government pledge to use the Games to create a lasting legacy of fitness.

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A footballing masterclass

The world’s most popular sport is also one of the most demanding. Stronger, cleverer and more agile, players have increased the intensity and tempo of the game.

Soccer Speed is a groundbreaking work that is so much more than simply a training guide. It is an all-encompassing execution plan for success in today’s aggressive, attacking and fast-paced game.

Every aspect of the game is covered, including step-by-step instruction and drills for developing technical and tactical speed in passing, receiving, dribbling, scoring, counter-attacking and defending.

Normal Price: £13.99 I €18.20
HK Rewards Members’ Price: £11.19 I €14.56

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