Comprehensive coverage of the basic testing procedures used in the assessment of human performance, health and wellness.
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A student text for measurement and evaluation courses in sport and exercise science, human performance, physical education, or health and fitness and is also a useful reference for professionals in those fields.
International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (IJSPP) has been accepted for indexing in Web of Science, the largest and most comprehensive citation index available.
A platform that will bring together coaches and coach educators, researchers and sport scientists, performance directors, sports policy makers and sport administrators.
The Fifteenth Annual Congress of the ECSS is being held in Antalya, Turkey and over 1800 abstracts have been accepted for presentation
In a controlled test, a group that had undergone three sessions of ego-boosting hypnosis out-performed a similar group who had just watched sporting videos.
With a challenging and diverse programme, fantastic networking opportunities, exciting social events, and 400 slots reserved for delegate presentations, there is something for everyone at the 2010 BASES Annual conference