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Netball, rugby union and table tennis to receive large grants from Sport England

This week Sport England announced it has awarded an extra £101m of National Lottery and government funding to the governing bodies of 25 sports, including netball.

This latest announcement follows the £88m invested back in December for 26 sports to deliver grassroots schemes.

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National school exercise scheme launched to tackle childhood obesity

A new exercise scheme which allows teachers and parents to monitor children’s activities throughout the school day is to be rolled out across the country, to help tackle childhood obesity.

Launched on 31st January, the Health Active Schools System (HASS), has been devised by the children’s activity provider Fit for Sport. It provides schools with reports that chart the activity of individual children on a daily basis.

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50,000 Twitter followers!

Here at Human Kinetics Europe, it’s time to celebrate as we’ve just hit 50,000 followers on our Twitter account: @HumanKineticsEU.

We’d like you to celebrate with us….

As a thank-you, we’re offering 50% off all orders to the first 50 people who use the code Twitter50 at the checkout. Not only that but 5 of you will get your order completely free.

This offer is available on all books and eBooks on our website.

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How to take part

To claim 50% off and to be in with a chance of getting your order completely free follow these simple steps.

  • Go to humankinetics.com.
  • Choose the book(s) or eBook(s) you’d like to order and add them to your cart.
  • Once you’ve finished shopping, click on your shopping basket at the top right of your page.
  • At the checkout enter Twitter50 into the promo code field and see your 50% discount get applied.
  • Don’t forget we’ll pick five customers at random who won’t be charged a penny for their order. The bigger the order, the bigger the potential giveaway.

Be quick, this offer won’t be on long!

Good luck and thanks again to all of our amazing followers.

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Coaching practices for every season on the sport calendar

Maximise the development of your athletes and team throughout the year with this essential coaching guide.

Coaching Better Every Season presents the proven coaching methods and practices for pre-season, in-season, post-season and off-season.

It also provides many practical exercises and evaluation tools that can be easily applied to teams and athletes at any level.

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Sugar-free and ‘diet’ drinks no better for healthy weight than full sugar drinks

Sugar-free and ‘diet’ drinks are often seen as the healthier option, however, researchers from the Imperial College London argue that they are no more helpful for maintaining a healthy weight than their full-sugar counterparts.

The research was conducted by academics from Imperial College London, the University of Sao Paulo and the Federal University of Pelotas, Brazil. They provided a commentary on current research and policy into sweetened drinks. They found that not only were they sugar-free drinks no better from weight loss but that they may also be detrimental to the environment.

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Join us at the Careers in Sport Live, Leeds

Leeds Beckett University
Headingley Campus
Leeds
27th January 2017

Careers in Sport Live gives students and graduates the opportunity to meet employers, trainers and professionals already working in the sport and fitness sector. Human Kinetics will be attending the Leeds event, so come along and see us for your chance to win a Kindle Fire, plus eBook vouchers.

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Explore inclusion practices in physical education and sport

Adapted Physical Education and Sport, 6th Edition provides you with the most up-to-date information on the subject.

Several chapters have been revised to detail relevant inclusion practices and applications in both physical education and sport.

The guide includes a web resource which features 26 video clips to explain health-related tests that may apply to students with disabilities.

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Practical physical education for nursery and primary school children

This thoroughly updated edition focuses on preparing physical education teachers to deliver practical lessons and activities for both nursery and primary school children.

Developmental Physical Education for All Children, 5th Edition has been updated for the first time in over a decade.

It maintains the solid foundations and instructions while equipping teachers for success in the 21st century.

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