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Tapering and Peaking for Optimal Performance explains current scientific data on tapering, physiological and psychological effects and how these effects relate to athletic performance.
The sport of Nordic Walking was only invented in Finland in the 1980s but is now one of the fastest growing recreational fitness sports in the world with over 8million walkers worldwide. But what exactly is it and what’s the appeal?
Adaptable, effective and fun, Nordic walking is an outdoor adventure with something for everyone, whether you are looking for a new way to spend time outdoors or simply want an enjoyable new workout.
Over the three days teachers, researchers and artists from all over the world will discuss key current issues about dance pedagogy
Edward Melanson, an exercise physiologist from the University of Colorado and lead author of the article said “To our surprise, we have found that moderate duration exercise has little, if any, effect on 24-hour fat oxidation (burning).”
Tens of millions of pounds are being wasted by the NHS on useless treatments for back pain, money that should be diverted to alternative therapies such as acupuncture and spinal manipulation, according to the government watchdog.
Complete with assessment tests for determining a players’ fitness status and specific programmes that improve balance, quickness, agility, speed and strength, this book will help players in every position on the pitch.