Training for Soccer Players

Training for Soccer Players

eBook - 2013
Rate this:
Training for Soccer Players blends a sports science approach to training with practical advice for coaches, enabling them to deliver effective training for players of all abilities.The book covers: An overview of anatomy, the mechanics of the human body and movement, and how this directly relates to the physical demands of soccer; Specific training methodologies in relation to aerobic and anaerobic training; Principles of programme design, and guidelines on how to design a training programme for all abilities; Means of fitness testing, ensuring practitioners can monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of soccer training programmes; Nutrition and nutritional strategies for optimizing a player's training and performance. Essential reading for soccer coaches wishing to provide structured and progressive training for their players. Includes expert contributions from coaches and sports science professionals. Superbly illustrated with 120 colour illustrations. Marc Briggs is a Graduate Tutor at Northumbria University Dept of Sport Development, soccer coach and has played football at professional clubs.
Publisher: Ramsbury :, Crowood,, 2013.
ISBN: 9781847975652
Characteristics: 1 online resource (128 pages) :,illustrations.
ePub
Additional Contributors: Askews and Holts Library Services

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at My Library

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top