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Celebrate the Summer of Sport with 40% off!

The torch has been lit and we now pronounce our Rio-lly Big Summer Sale officially open, let the games begin!

Be the first out of the starting blocks and save 40% on printed books (while stocks last).

Plus if you’re an HK Rewards member you get the ebook version of any printed book you buy, absolutely free. Download instantly and enjoy!

You also get free delivery on all orders.

That’s 40% off with free ebooks and free delivery.

Enter promo code WINNER16 at the checkout before 23:59 BST on 30th August 2016.

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If you’re not an HK Rewards member you still get 25% off with the code. But you won’t get any free ebooks. So join HK Rewards free to get the best deal.

This offer is open to residents of the UK, Europe and the Middle East, and is valid until 23:59 BST on 30 August 2016. Offer is not redeemable against courses and journals.

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What does it mean to be a woman in sport?

Women and Sport offers insight into how women have been involved in sport, their struggles for widespread recognition and how they continue to carve out their role in sport today.

Its engaging and detailed content serves as a starting point for discussions on the subject. It aids the ongoing conversation of what it means to be female athletes or women working in sport.

The text separates itself from other titles by providing an abundance of ancillary materials that assist in class preparations.

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New research indicates exercise can tackle the symptoms of schizophrenia

Cycle_Class_at_a_GymA new study from the University of Manchester has suggested that aerobic exercises could significantly help sufferers of the long-term mental health condition schizophrenia.

The researchers used data from 10 different clinical trials which included 385 schizophrenia sufferers.  Continue reading

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Use science to develop your players and teams

97814504967971Editor and current Head of Athletic Development at Manchester United Tony Strudwick presents a who’s who list of international experts in Soccer Science.

Learn and improve with insights from some of the world’s leading footballing authorities, including English Premier League, European and Champion’s League teams, Major League Soccer and FIFA medical staff.

Soccer Science gives you advanced yet accessible information on biomechanics, physiology, psychology, skill acquisition, coaching and performance and match analysis.

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International Sports Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2016

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The International Science and Sports Medicine Conference 2016 will take place at Newcastle University from the 31st August until the 2nd September.

In addition to sports science and sports medicine, this year’s event will also include talks on physiotherapy and strength and conditioning. Leading international speakers will present the latest evidence and encourage discussion and interaction.

Tickets are still available to buy from the event website.

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5th International Conference of Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise

QRSE16 Newsletter LogoThe International Conference of Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise is taking place at the University of Chichester from the 30th August-1st September.

It’s dedicated to providing cutting edge advancements in qualitative research methods. The areas covered at the event include sports psychology, sociology of sport and physical culture, sport history, physical education and pedagogy, sports medicine and sport management and policy.

There are still places left at the conference online.

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Biomechanics of Human Movement: Mechanisms and Methods

Symp logoThe 17th International Symposium for Biomechanics of Human Movement will take place in Jyvaskyla, Finland from the 21st-23rd September. It includes the most current research from leading scientists in the field.

The theme of the symposium is Biomechanics of Human Movement: Mechanisms and Methods. Provisional session titles include: Biomechanics of Human Locomotion, Sports & Technology, Eccentric Exercise, ‘Should You Be Stiff or Flexible?’, Motor Control and Learning.

Tickets are still available online.

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The science of increasing muscle size through resistance training

Muscle hypertrophy is defined as an increase in muscle size, is one of the primary outcomes of resistance training.

Science and Development of Muscle Hypertrophy is a comprehensive compilation of science-based principles to help you develop muscle hypertrophy with your athletes and clients.

This definitive guide from strength and conditioning expert, Brad Schoenfeld allows you to understand and apply the ideal responses and mechanisms that promote optimal muscular hypertrophy.

Normal Price: £39.99 | €60.80
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