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Human Kinetics authors feature in Top 100 Experts in Sport Science list


A recent list published by Science for Sport suggested their Top 100 Experts in Sports Science.

The list included 17 Human Kinetics authors with 30 books published between them.

The authors include:

1.  William Kraemer, Designing Resistance Training Programs, 4th EditionOptimizing Strength TrainingScience and Practice of Strength Training, 2nd Edition and Strength Training for Young Athletes, 2nd Edition

2. Gregory Haff, Periodization, 6th EditionLaboratory Manual for Exercise Physiology and Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning, 4th Edition

3. Avery Feigenbaum, Youth Strength Training

4. Bryan Mann, Powerlifting

5. Michael McGuigan, author of upcoming Developing Power and Monitoring Training and Performance in Athletes.

6. Michael Stone,  Principles and Practice of Resistance Training

7.  David Joyce, High-Performance Training for Sports.

8. Brad Schoenfeld,  Science and Development of Muscle HypertrophyStrong & SculptedThe M.A.X. Muscle Plan and Women’s Home Workout Bible

9. Vladimir Zatsiorsky, Science and Practice of Strength Training, 2nd Edition

10. Steven Fleck, Designing Resistance Training Programs, 4th EditionOptimizing Strength Training and Strength Training for Young Athletes, 2nd Edition

11. Randall Jensen, author of upcoming Laboratory Manual for Fitness Facts

12. Michael Boyle, New Functional Training for Sports, 2nd Edition

13. Tudor Bompa, Conditioning Young AthletesPeriodization Training for Sports, 3rd EditionSerious Strength Training, 3rd Edition, and Periodization, 6th Edition

14. Nick Tumminello, Building Muscle and Performance and Strength Training for Fat Loss

15. Greg Myer,  Plyometrics 

16. Gray Cook, Athletic Body in Balance 

17. Ian Jeffreys,  Developing Speed

If we were to include contributors on our books, this would be a whole lot bigger!

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