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Fitness testing for youngsters with disabilities

The Brockport Physical Fitness Test revolutionised fitness testing for youngsters with disabilities when first published in 1999.

This significantly updated edition takes up where the original left off, offering adapted physical education teachers the most complete health-related fitness testing programme available for youngsters with physical and mental disabilities.

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US ‘soccer moms’ sue FIFA over concussions

Youth SoccerA group of young American footballers and their parents are suing FIFA and US football groups over the risks from concussions.

The California class-action lawsuit accuses the sport’s governing bodies of acting “carelessly and negligently” and failing to protect young players.

The filing also calls for new safety rules, including limiting the number of headers for young players.

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Location of impact could affect concussion severity

Head injuryAs the summer come to an end, contact games such as football and rugby come to the fore.

There are certain risks involved with these contact sports, including concussions and a recent study in the journal Pediatrics investigates how the location of impact could affect concussion severity.

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Become the ultimate defender

Learn from the legendary Lou Tepper, who coached more than 20 NFL linebackers and now has created the most in-depth book ever written on American football’s most important defensive position.

Coverage includes four key linebacker diagnostic tests, 44 drills to improve linebacking skills, pre-snap communication, relaying defense signals from the sideline and special practice and game grading systems to evaluate and maximize performance.

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104 games and activities designed for small groups

This book offers 104 games and activities that are specifically designed for small groups.

Photographs, illustrations and easy-to-use components help make the games simple to teach and modify them to be applied to different sports.

Whether a parent looking for a useful PE book for homeschooling, a teacher looking to supplement an existing physical education, recreational or after-school programme, this book fits the bill perfectly.

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